2049v's Recent Activity

  1. 2049v commented on bman9422's profile post.

    @MatthewR would you consider you have a success story with a hearing loss? On 2nd of July you were still worried about your hearing loss. Are you...

    Jul 16, 2024 at 10:19 AM
  2. 2049v liked MatthewR's status.

    I’m doing much better. Went through a SEVERE acute acoustic trauma about 8 months ago &. Hope to do a success story at my 1yr mark

    Jul 16, 2024 at 10:16 AM
  3. 2049v liked MatthewR's comment on bman9422's profile post

    @2049v I’m about 8 months out from a severe acute acoustic trauma with gunshots. I used to hate my life so much, but I’m doing a lot better. Still...

    Jul 16, 2024 at 10:16 AM
  4. 2049v liked Marshall's comment on ErikaS's profile post

    Yes, I had a measured 45db dip at 8K, that reduced to a 25db dip over the span of a year. Haven't had a hearing test in a year, and I never had a...

    Jul 16, 2024 at 10:04 AM
  5. 2049v liked BB23's status.

    I think I was happier when I didn't exist.

    Jul 16, 2024 at 9:59 AM
  6. 2049v replied to the thread Unilateral Tinnitus After Shooting without Hearing Protection.

    Did your hearing improve after getting the injections and Prednisone?

    Jul 16, 2024 at 9:29 AM
  7. 2049v liked Martinf's status.

    Do I need hearing aids if I only have mild HL at 6khz and 8khz? I dont have trouble understanding speech. (Only sometimes in noisy places)

    Jul 15, 2024 at 9:03 PM
  8. 2049v commented on bman9422's profile post.

    @MatthewR hello. We have similar audiograms. Both of my ears are 25db at 8k hz. My hearing is terrible. It's muffled, i can't hear most of the...

    Jul 15, 2024 at 8:22 PM
  9. 2049v liked MatthewR's status.

    Rollercoaster of emotions. I pray to God every single day and hope I can live a happy life. Mental breakdowns happen but gotta get back up

    Jul 15, 2024 at 5:45 PM
  10. 2049v liked MatthewR's comment on bman9422's profile post

    The tinnitus is a bother, but my main concern is hearing loss. Once it’s gone, it’s gone. Hearing aids help, but I’m scared to lose more hearing

    Jul 15, 2024 at 5:44 PM
  11. 2049v liked MatthewR's status.

    Has anyone recovered from noise induced hearing loss? Ever? Moderate? I can’t accept this. I truly did ruin my life

    Jul 15, 2024 at 5:35 PM
  12. 2049v liked jimvee's status.

    For years one of my biggest fears was tinnitus. I couldn't even stand the thought. Never went anywhere loud without earplugs. Yet here I am.

    Jul 15, 2024 at 3:41 PM
  13. 2049v liked CRGC's status.

    The grieving/mourning process over my loss of hearing is so hard. I can't see myself being happy again. Feeling like my life is over at 33.

    Jul 14, 2024 at 5:40 PM
  14. 2049v left a message on Ri-'s profile.

    Hello there. I've just read your story. Do you have any hearing loss?

    Jul 14, 2024 at 4:33 PM
  15. 2049v rated Philip83's post Informative in the thread How Do You Manage Restaurants with Tinnitus and Hyperacusis?.

    As earplugs mute too much, to the point that I cannot hear others speak, I usually make perfect-sized little balls of napkin-paper. They take away...

    Jul 11, 2024 at 5:32 PM