BHI Publishes "Your Guide to Tinnitus" for Consumers

December 8, 2011

BHItinnitusCover.jpgWe are pleased to announce the publication of our 7th eGuide for consumers "Your Guide to Tinnitus". authored by Dr. Richard Tyler one of the eminent authorities in the U.S. on this topic. According to our latest MarkeTrak publication there are 30 million people with persistent tinnitus in the United States; and at least 13 million of them are not even aware that they have hearing loss.

Tinnitus is one of the most searched health terms on the Internet and we are sure that this informative 14 page publication will help guide people suffering from tinnitus to seek professional help. The guide covers the following topics: Definition of tinnitus, classification of tinnitus, impact of tinnitus, treatment efficacy including our recent findings on the mitigating impact of hearing aids on tinnitus, and helpful hints for managing tinnitus; but more importantly it offers hope to people suffering from tinnitus.

Richard Tyler, PhD is professor in both the Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery and the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, and editor of three books on tinnitus, including The Consumer Handbook on Tinnitus (Auricle Ink Publishers).

Previous BHI eGuides include:

  • Your Guide to Better Hearing
  • A Guide to Your Child's Hearing
  • Your Guide to Hearing Aids
  • Your Guide to Care and Maintenance of Hearing Aids
  • Your Guide to Financial Assistance for Hearing Aids
  • Your Guide to Buying Hearing Aids

Hearing Health Professionals are encouraged to download this guide to share with their patients.