Research Open Exercise for Tinnitus: Building Grey Matter

Discussion in 'Patient Research: Join the Dots' started by Steve H, May 25, 2016.

    1. Steve H

      Steve H Director Staff Benefactor Hall of Fame Advocate

      Sheffield, UK
      Tinnitus Since:
      Cause of Tinnitus:
      Flu, Noise-induced, Jaw trauma
      Research Question

      Brain imaging work has shown gray matter shrinkage in the ventromedial pre-frontal cortex in tinnitus patients versus healthy controls [1]. Can body-mind based exercises increase vmPFC gray matter and will this result in an improvement in tinnitus?

      Exercises and Their Mechanism of Action

      Patient Experiences and Research



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