Ringing In The Ears: Is It Serious?
At some point or another, you may have experienced a case of ringing in the ears. The medical term for this is called tinnitus. Sure, it can be a bit annoying, but just how serious is it and why does it happen in the first place?
What Is It?
Tinnitus is noise or ringing in the ears. For most people, it’s a ringing sound, but for others it can be a whistling, buzzing, chirping, hissing, humming or squealing sound. It’s most noticeable and bothersome in a quiet environment.