Does The Sound Of A Person Chewing Annoy You? You're Not Alone!!

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I admit, I LOATHE the sound of a "loud chewer" I mean it makes me come unglued!!! I never gave it much thought as to why I get so annoyed but it until I came across an article that gave me a little insight into misophonia. I had no idea there was a "name" for it or it was considered a DISEASE but the hatred of specific sounds is a condition that is more likely to affect girls and begins around the ages of 9 years-old. Makes sense because as far as I can remember the sound of chewing has always bothered me. Oh and the sound of someone smacking gum, popping knuckles, slurping, tapping fingers....ok the list could get lengthy but you get the idea.  If you have misophonia, there is no "cure" but there are ways to deal with it without causing a scene or starting a fight with the sound "offender" AND the good news is if you do have misophonia it could be a sign that you are a genius!!! I'll go with that! Continue reading here

Tammy Daye

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