In line with various natural treatments available for tinnitus, tinnitus masking is one of the long been recognized treatment to bring instant relief to the tinnitus suffering. By using tinnitus maskers, the sufferer can have an easy time to fall asleep, relax as they able to mask the unwanted noise in their ears. Sometimes, tinnitus may transpire in various episodes or permanent ringing in ears ranging from low hum to a loud roaring sound.
Tinnitus is often described as ringing, buzzing, humming, roaring, high pitch whining or whooshing sound in the ear in the absence of external sound. This unwanted sound can bring great distress in the sufferer. Tinnitus is not a disease itself but a symptom of various underlying causes which include earwax buildup, ear infection, allergies or ear injury from exposure to loud noises.
Tinnitus masking is being used to drown out or mask annoying noises associated with tinnitus by altering the sound of tinnitus with white noise. Listening white noise makes tinnitus less noticeable. During night time, the noise in the ears is said to be more audible since the environment is quiet. This impedes the sufferer’s ability to sleep. With the use of white noise, the volume of tinnitus can be replaced with a more soothing background noise. If you are suffering from tinnitus, there are free white noise download available at t-gone.com you can try for yourself.
If you think that listening to white noise works with effectively to relieve your tinnitus, there are available tinnitus masking CDs and mp3’s you can choose from. It comes in digital stereo format with no gaps you can download to your iPod or any portable media device so that you can mask the unwanted noise anytime and anywhere.