Electric shocks to the tongue can quiet chronic ringing ears

Found on ScienceMag on Tuesday, 13 October 2020
Browse Astronomy

Tinnitus—a constant ringing or buzzing in the ears that affects about 15% of people—is difficult to understand and even harder to treat. Now, scientists have shown shocking the tongue—combined with a carefully designed sound program—can reduce symptoms of the disorder, not just while patients are being treated, but up to 1 year later.

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