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TED-Ed Video On Tinnitus By ATA Scientific Advisory Committee Member Released

August 17, 2020

A TED-Ed animated tinnitus video by Marc Fagelson, PhD, tinnitus and PTSD expert, and member of the ATA’s Scientific Advisory Committee, was released today. The short piece is designed to help people understand tinnitus and why it can cause distress. To view, see the link below.

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American Tinnitus Association Elects New Board Members to Expand Services to Tinnitus Community During Pandemic

July 8, 2020

The American Tinnitus Association has elected four members to its board of directors to expand its leadership and help it better understand and respond to the challenges that the coronavirus pandemic has created for the tinnitus community. Frequently referred to as ringing in the ears, the chronic condition often is exacerbated by increased stress and…

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Coronavirus: ATA Operations and Tips For Managing Stress

March 16, 2020

The ATA is here for you during this unprecedented public-health crisis, which calls on each of us to take precautions to limit the spread of the coronavirus. To ensure the safety of our staff, we are operating remotely, but you can still contact us by telephone at 1-800-634-8978 or email at tinnitus @ ata.org. We…

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World Hearing Day, March 3, 2020

March 3, 2020

“Hearing for Life. Don’t Let Hearing Loss Limit You” is the theme of World Hearing Day (March 3), which is organized annually by the World Health Organization. More than 80 percent of people with tinnitus have some degree of hearing loss, so please take steps today – if you haven’t done so already – to…

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ATA Closed December 25 & January 1st

December 21, 2019

The ATA will be closed the following days during the holidays: Wednesday, December 25, 2019 and Wednesday, January 1, 2020 Best wishes  & Happy Holidays to all!

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ATA Participates in Discussion With New NIDCD Director

December 13, 2019

The ATA joined colleagues in the Friends of the Congressional Hearing Health Caucus for a round-table discussion on hearing health issues with Dr. Debra Tucci, the director of the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD) and NIDCD staff members Buck Wong, chief of Science Policy and Planning Branch, and Elka Scordalakes, legislative…

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Open Access Internet CBT Program Accepting Participants

December 11, 2019

The ATA is excited to announce that Tackling Tinnitus, and online cognitive behavioral therapy (iCBT) intervention for tinnitus, is available in the United States and is accepting participants to continue to study its effectiveness in reducing the negative impact of tinnitus on the daily life. The program, offered in English and Spanish, is free and…

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Giving Tuesday is December 3, 2019

December 3, 2019

#GivingTuesday – a global day encouraging people to help others and support their favorite charities – is one week from today! The ATA is a registered participant, which we hope you’ll support. Every day, we provide telephone support for tinnitus sufferers in distress, offer meaningful information on tinnitus management and its prevention, and much more!…

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ATA’s CEO Discusses: Will There Ever Be A Cure For Tinnitus?

September 5, 2019

The British Tinnitus Association (BTA) recently asked tinnitus experts around the globe the question on the mind of those who suffer from tinnitus. Will there ever be a cure for tinnitus? ATA’s CEO, Torryn Brazell, was one of those interviewed by the BTA on what is a tough subject to talk about, particularly for those who…

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