ReSound’s wireless hearing aid, the Alera, is now available with a tinnitus treatment option. Tinnitus causes ringing in the ears and affects about 15% of the world’s population. It is the most prevalent physical condition reported by military service members and veterans. The Bluetooth Alera TS combines an advanced hearing aid with a Tinnitus Sound Generator.
Tinnitus is often described as ringing in the ears — the sound is also sometimes compared to crickets chirping, locusts, roaring, ticking or beeping — and it affects about 50 million people in the United States. The cause can be hearing loss, allergies, ear wax or ear infections, but whatever the cause, one thing is
What is Tinnitus? Tinnitus affects 50 million people in the United States, according to the American Tinnitus Association. Of the 50 million people with tinnitus, two million are unable to function on a "normal," day-to-day basis because it is so seriously debilitating. It's common for people to refer to tinnitus as "ringing in the ears,"