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  1. ~pyewackett~

    Phantom Sounds & Tinnitus - A Link?

    I have always had very good hearing and very sensitive ears. Loud noises cause pain and a ticking watch in a drawer in the next room disturbs my sleep. Recently I’ve developed tinnitus. It has been constant now for the past three months, causing crippling insomnia and exhaustion. I was...
  2. Ulalume

    Noises That Have Scared You

    There doesn't seem to be a general purpose thread for scary noises and spooky sounds, so here's one. Mods, if there's a better place for this, please feel free to move it. Tonight, I needed to go down to the nearest shop. It was about 11 PM, just before closing time. It was cold, windy and...
  3. Cochise


    This link has some interesting information on tinnitus. Thanks for directing my attention to it. (You know who you are :) ) http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-32414876 The Fortean aspect being, of course, that people who hear strange sounds, especially 'The Hum', are often assumed...