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Various treatment options available for tinnitus

BY: Deena David | Category: Health and Fitness | Post Date: 2009-11-28

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Tinnitus is a common problem that is seen in many people. These people have got the tinnitus because of various problems like allergies, loud noises , excessive ear wax, hearing loss and also poor circulation. Though there are so many causes for the tinnitus, there can be only a few solutions for the tinnitus that will help to treat the condition.

The various treatment options available for tinnitus are listed in this article. These may not work for all people, but there will be one of these treatments that work for one person and another treatment may work for another person. The various treatment options available are:

1. Alternative therapy:

It should be known by any person suffering from tinnitus that there are plenty of natural remedies available, but these can have disastrous side effects too. This is the reason for a person to discuss it with the physician who is treating the person.

2. Acupuncture:

The person who is suffering from tinnitus can have acupuncture done as this is one of the best treatment options available with very less side effects. This treatment includes with the person being treated with various punctures on specific points and this gives the person relief from the ringing sound in the ears.

3. Counseling:

As with any other chronic disease, a person suffering from this condition should have adequate counseling too. This is because if a person is given adequate counseling, then the person will be able to cope with the disease better.

4. Homeopathy treatments:

There are many people who prefer homeopathy treatment when compared to the medical management. Various kinds of homeopathic medications are used by the practitioners to treat the person affected with tinnitus, but there has been no significant improvement in many people. So this therapy seems to have limited success.

5. Sound therapy:

The person suffering from tinnitus has a irritating ringing sound in their ears. The ringing sound can be masked with the use of various kind of other sounds. This will help the person to be able to forget the ringing sound. Various recordings of pleasant sounds are used to help treat the tinnitus.

6. Meditation and Yoga:

These are some methods in which the person is not actually treated for the condition, but the person undergoing the therapy learns to control the mind. This helps them to concentrate in spite of the sound in their ears. This is one of the best known methods to help in the treatment of tinnitus.

7. Tinnitus retraining therapy:

This method of treatment is very similar to the sound therapy where the person affected by the condition is taught to get their mind over the sound in their ears by various methods. Thus the person is able to cope with the tinnitus in spite of the ringing sound.

These are the various treatment options that are available for a person suffering from tinnitus. Some of these treatments can help a person to have success in being relieved from this problem, but usually, the treatment helps the person to only cope with the condition.

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About Author / Additional Info: I have completed my Masters Degree in Paediatric Nursing. I am a writer with a passion for writing. I have been writing for some blogs and other sites. Comments are welcome at the following e mail address: deenaanddavid@gmail.com

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