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Tinnitus and hyperacusis therapy specialist unit

Sound Sensitivity

Over the last 2 weeks, how often have you been bothered by any of the following problems?

1. Pain in your ears when hearing certain loud sounds?
Examples: loud music, sirens, motorcycles, building work, lawn mower, train stations.
2. Discomfort (physical sensations other than ear pain) in your ears when hearing certain loud sounds?
3. Feeling angry or anxious when hearing certain sounds related to eating noises, lip smacking, sniffling, breathing, clicking sounds, tapping?
4. Fear that certain sounds may make your hearing and/or tinnitus worse?
For Hearing Healthcare Professionals