All Posts Tagged: disease

TMS Therapy and Tinnitus

tms therapy to treat tinnitusHave you ever had a faint ringing noise in your head or ears that doesn’t seem to go away? For an estimated 50 million people in the US[1], this is an everyday reality and the noise never really goes away, deeply affecting their quality of life. Tinnitus is a condition where there is a ringing sound in the head of ears of a person with the absence of real physical noise. 12.3% of men and 14% of women over the age of 65[2] suffer from Tinnitus.

Ask yourself, how much of a problem is your Tinnitus?

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Three Things I Would Like Others to Know About Depression

When it comes to depression, it is easier to ignore ones symptoms than to openly discuss it. Friends, family, and co-workers may think it’s just a phase, that you’re exaggerating, that a night out will help, or that all you need is to sleep it off. Oh how hurtful those phrases can feel and how wrong they can be!

Depression is a disease. It’s not something you choose to suffer from. It’s not something you can control. What many people fail to understand is that depression is a medical condition, just like diabetes or heart disease, resulting from an imbalance in brain chemistry due to both environmental and biological factors. Genetic origins of depression are still being studied.

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