Overview of Tinnitus

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Excerpt: Tinnitus is the sensation of ringing, buzzing, whooshing or other sound in the ears or head without an external stimulus. You are not alone if you feel that your experience with tinnitus has changed you as a person. It can impair your ability to carry out basic activities, such as sleeping, relaxing, or enjoying a quiet peaceful location. It can influence the ability to interact with other people.