American Tinnitus Association
June 1, 2011
The American Tinnitus Association has been a lifesaver for hundreds of people over the years. Tinnitus can be a devastating malady for those who suffer with it day and night. A good analogy for what tinnitus may be like for some is to strap an electric hair dryer to your head and turn it on and leave it there for the remainder of your life. Sounds unpleasant. It is. I have had tinnitus for 18 years and it changed my life. I look forward to the day when a cure is found. ATA is funding research projects every year. It takes money to fund these projects and that is where the public needs to help. If you can spare a few dollars, or many, go to www.ata.org and contribute. Almost 50% of soldiers are coming back from the wars with tinnitus... they need your help too.
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When I got tinnitus I turned to the American Tinnitus Association for help. I spoke to staff members about my condition and they were very helpful. I became very interested in the organization and joined the board.
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I only wish that more people knew about the American Tinnitus Association and would contribute to help fund research.
Board Member & I joined the ATA board to try to make a difference. .