Balance and tinnitus

The control of balance in humans is quite complex. Learn more about how the human body balances and how it can sometimes go wrong.Read more

Ear wax removal and tinnitus

Wax is an important and natural secretion found in the ear. Find out what causes ear wax build up, how to deal with it and whether it has any effect on tinnitus.Read more

Hearing aids and tinnitus

Hearing aids are often prescribed for people who have a hearing loss with associated tinnitus. Here, we explore the evidence to suggest how hearing aids might help and explain how to get a hearing aid and what to expect from it.Read more


Find out more about what hyperacusis - the sensitivity to everyday sounds - entails, and how it can be managed.Read more

Musical hallucination (musical tinnitus)

Tinnitus is the perception of sound in the absence of any corresponding external sound. Some people experience a form of tinnitus where music is heard. This is called musical hallucination, or musical tinnitusRead more


Otosclerosis is the most common cause of progressive deafness in young adults. Learn more about it here.Read more