So Now I’m Choosing Restaurants By Noise Level

Friday lunchtime and it’s a sort of ‘date lunch‘ with the hubby.  He’s often here on Fridays so we grab an hour or so to…

Tinnitus Sufferers – Are You Struggling To Get A Diagnosis?

One of the enduring themes I come across when perusing the Facebook forums relating to tinnitus is that sufferers like me really struggle when it…

Tinnitus Sufferers Long To Hear The Sound Of Silence

Readers of this blog will know that I suffer from tinnitus and I have written previously about the impact it can have on my life,…

Relationship Dilemmas – What Was I Asked In Week 39?

As we head towards the festive season, our thoughts turn to the special person in our life and, if we don’t have one, possibly attracting…

My Tinnitus on Holiday (or Spike Goes To Devon)

We Tinnitus sufferers walk a daily knife edge upon which one slip can often start the old familiar hissing, ringing, crickets chirping – whichever sound…

Are You Kept Awake At Night By The Hum?

For the last three nights, I have been woken around 5:30 am by a hum.  On the first night, I was so convinced there was…

Let The Bells Ring Out For Christmas – Except If You’ve …

Spare a thought this Christmas for those of us whose ears are musical all year round. We hear crickets chirping, kettles whistling, bells clanging, strange…

If You Have Tinnitus, You Need To Make Friends With Spike.

My right ear is ringing worse than usual. I have just returned from the school run where a child screamed ‘boo’ in my ear.  To…

5 Things People With Tinnitus Want You To Know

My ears are buzzing. My tinnitus is back and it’s so ridiculous.  The trigger for this latest tinnitus spike?  A hand-drier in a toilet yesterday…

I’m Buzzing – My Tinnitus is Back!

My tinnitus is back. The incessant buzzing in my ears. Who knows what triggered it. There are so many potential tinnitus triggers. There are the usual…

The Misery of Tinnitus – Ring Any Bells?

Are you plagued by the misery of tinnitus? I am currently constantly accompanied by a high pitched buzzing in both ears which varies depending on…