Exploring The Cause & Effects of Cringe-worthy Sounds

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Heard On The Morning Show
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Does it drive you up the wall when you hear someone chewing, slurping or clicking? Researchers refer to this “fight or flight” reaction to certain noises as misophonia. We explore the latest research on sound sensitivity and discover coping skills for those who have the disorder.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Nyajai Ellison Producer
  • Jennifer Jo Brout Guest

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