If you have hyperacusis, start here. This is your chance to have a real influence in helping researchers understand life with hyperacusis.
We are a non-profit charity dedicated to the development of effective treatments for hyperacusis and to funding research which will eliminate the underlying mechanisms that cause hyperacusis.
Sufferers are from all walks of life. Hyperacusis often has a significant impact on every part of a person’s life, from their work, their home environment, and virtually every social setting.
One evening a year ago, Cindy Redmond was at a friend’s house. Her friend’s stepfather, annoyed that Cindy was chatting on her phone at the table, blasted her with an air horn. Cindy felt a burst of pain in her ears. Within days, she could no longer attend school.read more
Bryan Pollard, President of Hyperacusis Research, recently visited the Polley research lab at Mass. Eye and Ear Infirmary, a Harvard Medical School teaching hospital. The research overview was led by Pooja Balaram, PhD, a postdoctoral fellow. The research lab focuses on the mechanismsread more