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  1. GregCA replied to the thread Does Anyone Have Low-Frequency Hearing Loss and NOT Have Meniere's Disease?.

    If the ear bones aren't working as they should you should see it on an audiogram (as an air-bone gap, i.e. conductive losses as opposed to...

    Mar 28, 2017 at 4:20 PM
  2. GregCA replied to the thread Freaking Out!.

    Unfortunately no - you still wouldn't have any treatment or option for you to help you with your T. The science just isn't there yet, for anyone,...

    Mar 27, 2017 at 11:58 PM
  3. GregCA liked Samir's post in the thread Inner Ear Hair Cell Regeneration — Maybe We Can Know More.

    Besides true NT-3 and BDNF, several different BDNF mimetics have been identified, some of which have been newly synthesized as part of the NanoCI...

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  4. GregCA replied to the thread I Need Help Understanding: High-Frequency Drop, Worried About Meds.

    Understood, but it's hard to be conclusive when you only have one data point. Today may be the day when something else is affecting your hearing...

    Mar 27, 2017 at 6:02 PM
  5. GregCA replied to the thread Help to Cope, Can't Sleep, Got Tinnitus After 2 Rounds of Penicillin.

    The good news is your T has a good chance of going away when your infection subsides.

    Mar 27, 2017 at 5:21 PM
  6. GregCA replied to the thread I Need Help Understanding: High-Frequency Drop, Worried About Meds.

    500 Hz diffs could be considered a bit of a rounding error in terms of high frequency measurements (it's a very small range of an octave at such...

    Mar 27, 2017 at 5:20 PM
  7. GregCA replied to the thread Is It Going Away for Me?.

    Overprotecting your ears can open a new (painful) can of worms. I suspect that those who suggested to plug your ears while walking down the street...

    Mar 27, 2017 at 4:50 PM
  8. GregCA rated Lex's post Agree in the thread Not Much Left (Not for Those Wanting to Feel Uplifted).

    No, it's not just noises. And no, it's not a great way to think of it. Why? Because that's what doctors will think. Heck, who am I kidding? That's...

    Mar 27, 2017 at 6:54 AM
  9. GregCA rated Aaron123's post Agree in the thread Inner Ear Hair Cell Regeneration — Maybe We Can Know More.

    Could we return this thread to discussion of actual research on the inner ear? There are plenty of threads to discus audiograms or whether...

    Mar 26, 2017 at 7:00 PM
  10. GregCA replied to the thread How Easy Is It for an ENT to Diagnose Ear Infection?.

    That's all it takes to take a look at your ear drum and determine if you have an infection, because some of the key symptoms are visual (redness,...

    Mar 26, 2017 at 4:39 PM
  11. GregCA liked Candy's post in the thread Nerve Synapses for Alzheimer's Observation.

    The brain up close: Radical microscope reveals nerve synapses firing in breakthrough that could shed light on Alzheimer's and depression The...

    Mar 25, 2017 at 9:41 PM
  12. GregCA replied to the thread Not Much Left (Not for Those Wanting to Feel Uplifted).

    Don't be so sure, see https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28132726 Quote: "45% of patients reported total tinnitus suppression"

    Mar 25, 2017 at 5:51 AM
  13. GregCA replied to the thread Reversible Tinnitus?.

    Yes, otosclerosis is one of them. There's more.

    Mar 24, 2017 at 4:55 PM
  14. GregCA replied to the thread Rehearsing without Earplugs Was a Bad Idea....

    People who don't suffer the consequences from their advice often have a very high threshold for risk taking.

    Mar 24, 2017 at 1:53 AM
  15. GregCA replied to the thread Rehearsing without Earplugs Was a Bad Idea....

    I'm not sure she knows what Tinnitus is. She seems to be associating it with its causes, as if "fixable causes" (like wax near the ear drum, or an...

    Mar 23, 2017 at 10:01 PM
  16. GregCA replied to the thread Hello Everyone — Overall I'm Better.

    @Natalie Roberts - Thanks for the update! Glad to see you're doing better!

    Mar 23, 2017 at 1:42 AM
  17. GregCA replied to the thread Rehearsing without Earplugs Was a Bad Idea....

    That's the thing. You think you didn't need them because you've never felt this happen to you all these times you didn't wear them, but what most...

    Mar 22, 2017
  18. GregCA replied to the thread Another Musician with Tinnitus.

    @addot - Have you had an audiogram done? What does it look like?

    Mar 22, 2017
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