Misophonia

misophonia-innerMisophonia is a condition where intense negative emotions such as anger, fear, and disgust are triggered by specific sounds. Such sounds can vary in intensity, with both loud and soft noises being capable of producing intense emotional arousal. Such sounds may include chewing, drinking, sniffing, talking, nail clipping, creaking, tapping, or repetitive sounds. Such sounds are often avoided as they occur, which can produce significant negative impacts in attention, productivity, and social relationships.