Juan's Recent Activity

  1. Juan replied to the thread Poll: Do You Have Hyperacusis without Tinnitus?.

    No, I had perfect hearing, actually when in a group or a restaurant I could follow like 4 conversations at the same time, listen everything around...

    Oct 17, 2019 at 9:46 PM
  2. Juan replied to the thread Exercise Has Reversed Positive Hyperacusis Progress.

    Headphones should be ok at low volume. I could used them even with pretty bad hyperacusis. It is a matter of volume.

    Oct 17, 2019 at 10:31 AM
  3. Juan replied to the thread Poll: Do You Have Hyperacusis without Tinnitus?.

    I had for several years very severe hyperacusis without tinnitus.

    Oct 16, 2019 at 6:21 PM
  4. Juan replied to the thread Tinnitus/Hyperacusis: A Rehabilitative Model.

    My hyperacusis just was very severe.. and I tried to live a more or less normal life, so was exposed to normal (which sometimes means loud) noise.

    Oct 16, 2019 at 2:29 PM
  5. Juan replied to the thread Tinnitus/Hyperacusis: A Rehabilitative Model.

    After the "two years in terror" without using hearing protection at all, I started doing what you suggest. It didn't fully work, as my hyperacusis...

    Oct 16, 2019 at 12:31 PM
  6. Juan replied to the thread Tinnitus/Hyperacusis: A Rehabilitative Model.

    Yes, I lost hearing permanently due to exposure to loud sounds, and now it is harder for me to understand TV (I am using subtitles more and more)...

    Oct 16, 2019 at 12:29 PM
  7. Juan replied to the thread Tinnitus/Hyperacusis: A Rehabilitative Model.

    That does not work for people with severe hyperacusis because once you get out of home there will be peaks of sound that will exceed by far your...

    Oct 15, 2019 at 8:23 PM
  8. Juan replied to the thread Exercise Has Reversed Positive Hyperacusis Progress.

    I think it has to do with the blood flow and how it is altered when you exercise and in turn affects hyperacusis.

    Oct 14, 2019 at 9:30 PM
  9. Juan liked Josdela's post in the thread Can You Understand Different Sounds That Overlap (i.e. Speech + TV) Coming from Different Sources?.

    I can still hear and locate where the sounds come from, I think this is because my right ear doesn't have tinnitus, but the left one sometimes...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 9:28 PM
  10. Juan replied to the thread Running and AIED (Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease).

    I am looking forward to your advice to deal with hearing issues. I continue losing hearing without a known cause.. pretty stressful..

    Oct 14, 2019 at 6:38 PM
  11. Juan replied to the thread I Haven't Been in Here for 2 Years — Any Updates?.

    Me neither.

    Oct 14, 2019 at 6:15 PM
  12. Juan replied to the thread Can You Understand Different Sounds That Overlap (i.e. Speech + TV) Coming from Different Sources?.

    Thanks for your answer! Any other contribution to this debate?

    Oct 13, 2019 at 5:16 PM
  13. Juan replied to the thread I Haven't Been in Here for 2 Years — Any Updates?.

    I dont expect a treatment at all, considering the zero progress in the last 50 years.

    Oct 13, 2019 at 4:11 PM
  14. Juan replied to the thread Going on a Road Trip — Should I Wear Earplugs in the Car?.

    You should be fine without earplugs, but be careful if a very loud bike overtakes you, or a loud truck passes by.. just cover the ear closest to...

    Oct 12, 2019
  15. Juan rated GregCA's post Agree in the thread Recently Had a Stapedectomy. Bad Tinnitus. Advice/Experiences Appreciated..

    You have to wait quite some time after the surgery for your hearing to settle and your tinnitus to settle too. Right after surgery you have...

    Oct 12, 2019
  16. Juan rated James_s91's post Hug in the thread Recently Had a Stapedectomy. Bad Tinnitus. Advice/Experiences Appreciated..

    Hi all, Been a while since I posted on Tinnitus Talk. I've recently had exploratory ear surgery and a subsequent stapedectomy/stapedotomy (cant...

    Oct 12, 2019
  17. Juan replied to the thread Problems with Libido — There's Nothing Sexy About Tinnitus!.

    Actually I think sex is good for H and T. It is generally good for everything!

    Oct 12, 2019
  18. Juan replied to the thread How Salty Is Your Diet? Should Tinnitus Sufferers Avoid Salt?.

    My diet is salt-free.

    Oct 12, 2019