Dr. Melissa Wikoff presented an update from the 2013 Tinnitus Research Initiative Conference in Valencia, Spain at the Atlanta Tinnitus Support Group. Her lecture was titled "Advancements in Understanding Tinnitus as a Treatable Disease."
Acoustic Neuroma: hearing loss associated with a compressed auditory nerve -the nerve connecting the hearing sensors to the brain- caused by a tumor but whose symptoms and pressure-related cause sound strikingly similar to the hearing loss associated with Chiari Malformation patients' hearing loss (which has been poorly studied in relation to Chiari). An explanation here of these symptoms and its causes related to nerve pressure.
Slice a mushroom in half and it resembles the shape of the human ear. And guess what? Adding it to your cooking could actually improve your hearing. That’s because mushrooms are one of the few foods in our diet that contain vitamin D. This particular vitamin is important for healthy bones, even the tiny ones in the ear that transmit sound to the brain. #nakedfood #plantbased #wholefood #raw