sound therapy


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sound therapy

Fringe medicine
The use of sound as a therapeutic modality, which is linked to the release of hormones and other factors, including the so-called harmonic factor. Sound therapy is said to affect physiologic parameters, including breathing and heart rate, blood pressure and neuromuscular tone, and is allegedly useful in Alzheimer’s disease, hospice environments for the terminally ill, childbirth, dentistry and psychotherapy. Some sound therapists use handheld devices to apply sounds directly to the body surface, a practice of questionable efficacy.
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The FDA clearance of this innovative sound therapy provides a much-needed option for those struggling with tinnitus who have previously been unable to access clinical treatment options due to high costs.
Unlike sound therapy through music playing instruments (iPad, iPod, iPhone, etc.
For patients with tinnitus--the persistent ringing in the ear associated with exposure to very loud noises, such as machinery, loud music or explosions sound therapy may provide benefit.
Dr Dasgupta said: "Surround Sound therapy may target the renal nerves more accurately than catheter-based renal denervation.
A similar approach is tinnitus retraining therapy, which utilizes a combination of counseling and sound therapy to help you retrain your brain to stop paying attention to the tinnitus; instead, you tune it out in the same way you are able to tune out background noises such as the refrigerator motor or dishwasher.
One of our therapists had talked about her experience with sound therapy at one of our weekly brainstorming sessions.
The best and most effective medicine to cure such disorders is the sound therapy with the last divine book of Allah, the Holy Quran.
A similar approach is tinnitus retraining therapy, which utilizes a combination of counseling and sound therapy (see below) to help you retrain your brain to stop paying attention to the tinnitus.
Madinat Jumeirah's Talise Spa has launched Alphasphere Deluxe, an experience that incorporates sound therapy, colour therapy, aromatherapy and massage techniques.
Sound therapy has long been held as one of the most successful ways to treat tinnitus.
These patients also had the option of receiving sound therapy devices, including ear-level sound generators and combination instruments, and tabletop sound conditioners.