Misophonia: When Life’s Noises Drive You Mad

For people with a rare condition known as misophonia, certain sounds like slurping, chewing, tapping, and clicking can elicit intense feelings of rage or panic.

Some people experience intense rage or fear when they hear the sound of people chewing, spitting, or throat-clearing. Turns out they may have a rare condition known as misophonia

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