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bijou
08-01-2011, 04:10 AM
DOCTORS were baffled when Stephen Mabbutt told them: "I can hear my eyeballs moving."

But they finally diagnosed a rare ear condition in which sounds INSIDE the body are heard very loudly.

Stephen, 57, could also hear his heart beating - and when he chewed food the noise was deafening to him.

The dad of two was experiencing autophony - one of the symptoms of superior canal dehiscence syndrome. The bizarre illness was unknown until ten years ago. ...

Read more (http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/woman/health/health/3725333/Stephen-Mabbutt-can-hear-his-own-eyeballs.html)

That must be so annoying. :(

SaintLouieWoman
08-01-2011, 09:38 AM
Read more (http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/woman/health/health/3725333/Stephen-Mabbutt-can-hear-his-own-eyeballs.html)

That must be so annoying. :(

Wow, I read the article and it didn't say if there's any way that they can help the poor guy.

linda22003
08-01-2011, 09:53 AM
I can hear my own eyeballs, too, when I've had waaaay too much to drink. :toast: