On the evening of his 62nd birthday, Sal Gentile suddenly began hearing a never-ending stream of loud, raucous noises in his ears.
"I was bothered, I was frightened," Gentile recalled of the experience, which began over dinner at a busy restaurant. "It kept me up all night."
Gentile, a retired IBM executive from Florida and a self-described health enthusiast, was an avid cyclist with a busy social life and a rigorous workout routine. He wasn't used to seeing the doctor with a health problem,...Full Story