Temple Massager Review for Tinnitus, TMJ/D, Bruxism, and Headaches

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(If you want to purchase a Temple Massager, the creator – veteran Joe Meisch – has created a discount code for the Rewiring Tinnitus community! Click here and use the offer code RTGLENN for 10% off your temple Massager!) Today I wanted to tell you all about a new wellness tool I recently discovered called the Temple Massager that has …

Tinnitus: Hope and Expectations vs Reality (My interview on the Pure Tinnitus Podcast)

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Recently, I had the chance to be a guest on the Pure Tinnitus and Hearing Podcast, hosted by audiologist and tinnitus specialist Dr. Ben Thompson, Au.D – founder of PureTinnitus.com. Ben runs the wonderful Pure Tinnitus youtube channel and offers tons of great content for tinnitus sufferers. In our wide ranging conversation, we touched on many interesting topics related to …

How to Use Foam Earplugs Correctly (featuring Eargasm)

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(Click play above to watch the video. Press CC for captions.) When you live with tinnitus, it’s important to take steps to protect your hearing, as hearing loss (or further hearing loss) can dramatically worsen the ringing in your ears. It’s also the leading cause of tinnitus in the first place. Luckily, foam earplugs are a fantastic and inexpensive way …

Understanding Tinnitus: Interview with eCareDiary Radio

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(Press play in the player above to listen to the interview) I was recently interviewed by eCareDiary for their Empowering Family Caregivers radio show and podcast. I hope you enjoy this short interview! Topics Covered: Tinnitus explanation, prevalence, and challenges How I found relief from the ringing my ears Tips for caregivers who are supporting a loved one suffering from …

Eargasm Aviation Earplugs Review for Tinnitus

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I recently had the chance to test out new aviation earplugs designed to reduce the pressure in your ears while flying and I have to say that I’m impressed! These new earplugs are made by Eargasm, one of my favorite earplug companies known for their amazing high-fidelity earplugs that lower the volume of your environment while still allowing you to hear …

A Tinnitus Sufferer’s Guide to Surviving the Dentist

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When you live with tinnitus, a normal trip to the dentist can quickly become a living nightmare. For starters, dental work can be stressful all on its own. Even before I struggled with tinnitus this was always an issue for me. After a few bad experiences with a horrible dentist in my early twenties, I had severe anxiety at every …

Tinnitus, Meniere’s Disease, Parenthood, and Cancer: Living with Uncertainty

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**A slightly modified version of this article originally appeared on my other website – MindOverMenieres.com** Parenting a newborn baby is hard. Parenting with tinnitus and Meniere’s disease is a lot harder. As some of you know, my wife Megan gave birth to our first child, Zack, on August 12th at 3:05 pm. After a difficult 40+ hour labor, our little …

Acceptance is Not the Answer to Tinnitus

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Acceptance is the emotional outcome of habituation. When I talk to tinnitus sufferers, people often tell me, “If I could just accept my tinnitus, it wouldn’t be so bad.” I know exactly what they’re trying to say, but it’s not helpful to think about tinnitus in those terms, because severe tinnitus isn’t something you can just magically accept. To be …