Ava Lugo's Recent Activity

  1. Ava Lugo Wow I cannot believe there are 60 year olds with super healthy auditory systems that can rock out to music,yet I’m 24 with severe T. »

    Oct 31, 2020 at 7:36 AM
  2. Ava Lugo replied to the thread Why Can't They Just Surgically Remove the Ear and Everything Else?.

    I completely agree. I think habituation would be possible if we could get long periods of relief from the tinnitus by masking but when we have...

    Oct 30, 2020 at 1:57 AM
  3. Ava Lugo rated Snake's post Agree in the thread How Much of Tinnitus Is Our Own Fault? Or Were We Just the Unlucky Ones?.

    It's not our fault, it's our brains' fault. We're unlucky ones to suffer with brains that are spoiled in some way, and medical community not...

    Oct 28, 2020 at 6:42 PM
  4. Ava Lugo replied to the thread Has Anyone Had Distortion/Reactive Tinnitus Go Completely Away?.

    Hey have you ever read on here from people who say their tinnitus is severe but yet they say they don’t hear tinnitus when listening to music so...

    Oct 27, 2020 at 10:07 PM
  5. Ava Lugo I feel like with reactive T, it’s making me even more deaf as it’s even harder to talk to people now as it interferes with conversation »

    Oct 27, 2020 at 7:58 PM
  6. Ava Lugo replied to the thread Why Can't They Just Surgically Remove the Ear and Everything Else?.

    Oh ok. I sometimes watch tv with no sound and captions only too. I try drawing and painting too. Another fun thing I do is look up “Lauterbrunnen...

    Oct 27, 2020 at 2:59 AM
  7. Ava Lugo replied to the thread Frequency Therapeutics — Hearing Loss Regeneration.

    I hope these future drugs can also help those who are born with hearing loss too :( I was born with severe hearing loss and and had mild...

    Oct 26, 2020 at 10:38 PM
  8. Ava Lugo replied to the thread Why Can't They Just Surgically Remove the Ear and Everything Else?.

    What do you do during the day? How do you get through the day without music or tv?

    Oct 26, 2020 at 10:30 PM
  9. Ava Lugo replied to the thread Suicidal.

    I’m worried the doctor won’t prescribe those drugs to me :/ the drugs won’t only be for noise induced hearing loss, right? I mean I was born with...

    Oct 26, 2020 at 10:28 PM
  10. Ava Lugo replied to the thread Suicidal.

    We would have to get a prescription from the doctor for these drugs right? Sorry I’m still learning about this stuff.

    Oct 26, 2020 at 10:15 PM
  11. Ava Lugo replied to the thread Suicidal.

    How long will we really have to wait? It would be nice if these drugs can come out next year. I was born with severe hearing loss too but my...

    Oct 26, 2020 at 10:06 PM
  12. Ava Lugo replied to the thread Suicidal.

    Oct 26, 2020 at 9:51 PM
  13. Ava Lugo rated xyz's post Agree in the thread Suicidal.

    I think @FGG stated this somewhere. Tinnitus brains are the creative ones.

    Oct 26, 2020 at 9:48 PM
  14. Ava Lugo replied to the thread Do Not Underestimate the Power of Habituating to Tinnitus.

    I’m sorry about the long post. Are you able to listen to music without it sounding distorted or have you had problems with things sounding...

    Oct 26, 2020 at 6:10 PM
  15. Ava Lugo rated weab00's post Agree in the thread Has Anyone Had Distortion/Reactive Tinnitus Go Completely Away?.

    I always have distortion, although I find it tends to get worse after too much noise exposure or a setback. Probably has to do with inflammation.

    Oct 26, 2020 at 6:52 AM
  16. Ava Lugo replied to the thread Has Anyone Had Distortion/Reactive Tinnitus Go Completely Away?.

    What do you do to get through the day without music and YouTube?

    Oct 26, 2020 at 6:52 AM
  17. Ava Lugo replied to the thread Has Anyone Had Distortion/Reactive Tinnitus Go Completely Away?.

    In a way, you are lucky you have to “look for“ your distortions because mine are right there. I notice mine every single second except when in a...

    Oct 25, 2020 at 9:14 PM
  18. Ava Lugo replied to the thread Distorted Hearing, High Pitched Tones Amplified, My Own Speaking Uncomfortable.

    It’s annoying for sure. Voices for me can get that weird beep or squeak along with it too, especially when the radio is on.

    Oct 25, 2020 at 5:43 PM
  19. Ava Lugo rated kamil1364's post Agree in the thread Suicidal.

    Not a single soul, any animal, any human being, deserve such suffering. It's incomparable to anything else. I wasn't warned about it, no one...

    Oct 25, 2020 at 4:47 PM
  20. Ava Lugo replied to the thread Distorted Hearing, High Pitched Tones Amplified, My Own Speaking Uncomfortable.

    Do you hear your distortions almost constantly every second of the day? Like it’s hard to tune out?

    Oct 25, 2020 at 1:30 AM
  21. Ava Lugo I don’t get it why do some people rate their tinnitus as “severe” but then they say hearing aid maskers mask it? »

    Oct 24, 2020