Seniors, were you surprised at the number of us with tinnitus?

Yesterday's question about tinnitus kind of surprised me, anyway. So many of us have this and think nothing of it. I had no idea it was such a common malady. One gentleman who answered said he had had it so long and was so used to it that if he were to make a list of his ailments, he would probably forget to... show more Yesterday's question about tinnitus kind of surprised me, anyway. So many of us have this and think nothing of it. I had no idea it was such a common malady. One gentleman who answered said he had had it so long and was so used to it that if he were to make a list of his ailments, he would probably forget to list it.

Was it, as Daisy suggested, a product of our hard rockin', misspent youth? I never really spent that much time in loud bars, but I suppose once would do it.
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