Julien87's Recent Activity

  1. Julien87 liked AZeurotuner's post in the thread Can't Win for Losing — Can't Seem to Catch a Break with Being Exposed to Loud Sounds.

    I had two good blasts of smoke detectors these last few weeks as well, the first wasn't bad, the second was much worse due to my ear being about a...

    Jan 21, 2019 at 8:01 AM
  2. Julien87 liked TheDanishGirl's status.

    knowing there may be a treatment out there to relive my T (stem cells ect.) but never being able to afford it: SUCKS!! :(

    Jan 21, 2019 at 7:59 AM
  3. Julien87 commented on New Guy's profile post.

    What do you use?

    Jan 21, 2019 at 7:59 AM
  4. Julien87 rated infVM's post Hug in the thread Tinnitus in China + HIV.

    Hi all, thought I might add myself here and hopefully it'll help me (or like me) in the long run. I live and work in China (5 years now) and 3...

    Jan 21, 2019 at 7:57 AM
  5. Julien87 rated Hazel's post Agree in the thread Tinnitus in China + HIV.

    What a terrible experience for you! It really sounds like a nightmare, sorry you're going through this :( It will take time, but I think you'll...

    Jan 21, 2019 at 7:57 AM
  6. Julien87 liked AZeurotuner's post in the thread I Invented a Sound That Knocked Out My Tinnitus.

    I downloaded the soundtrack last night, ultra creepy indeed, to the point where I'm almost convinced it's either a troll, or some kind of demonic...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 10:58 PM
  7. Julien87 replied to the thread Sudafed for Clogged Ear? What Is the Best Decongestant?.

    Inhaling thyme can help, i dont know if you can find this in your area. Take care

    Jan 20, 2019 at 9:47 PM
  8. Julien87 rated stacey's post Hug in the thread Sudafed for Clogged Ear? What Is the Best Decongestant?.

    I have a really bad cold and my ear has been super clogged because I have nasal congestion. I asked the pharmacist what was best to take for...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 9:45 PM
  9. Julien87 liked Paulmanlike's post in the thread I Invented a Sound That Knocked Out My Tinnitus.

    Jesus his sounds will give me nightmares! Like something from a horror film!

    Jan 20, 2019 at 9:42 PM
  10. Julien87 liked GregCA's post in the thread I Invented a Sound That Knocked Out My Tinnitus.

    A clinical study.

    Jan 20, 2019 at 5:42 PM
  11. Julien87 replied to the thread Wedding Advice.

    Stumbled upon this thread. I know it was more than one year ago but, how was the wedding @RonnieCarzatto ? Managed to keep it quiet?

    Jan 20, 2019 at 9:28 AM
  12. Julien87 liked Michael Leigh's post in the thread Delayed Tinnitus Spike After Deejaying.

    HI @Sash I advise that you keep away from loud sounds and that includes no deejaying or using headphones even at low volume, as you risk your...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 8:58 AM
  13. Julien87 liked Ed209's post in the thread [Danny Boy Memorial Fund] The Vote to Choose Our Preferred Research Beneficiary.

    The deadline has now passed so I can officially reveal the results: Elouise Koops: 10 Robin Guillard: 8 Asma Elarbed: 2 Votes were as follows:...

    Jan 19, 2019 at 9:59 AM
  14. Julien87 liked Starthrower's post in the thread [Danny Boy Memorial Fund] The Vote to Choose Our Preferred Research Beneficiary.

    Thank you @Ed209 for making sure Danny Boy will not be forgotten and his memory may be a part of something much much more someday. A beautiful...

    Jan 19, 2019 at 9:58 AM
  15. Julien87 liked Markku's post in the thread [Danny Boy Memorial Fund] The Vote to Choose Our Preferred Research Beneficiary.

    @Hazel is actually attending a TIN-ACT meeting in Germany in the first half of February, and an idea we came up with is that she is going to try...

    Jan 19, 2019 at 9:58 AM
  16. Julien87 liked Jazzer's post in the thread My Days Are Getting Better.

    There is still no cure for tinnitus, and no treatment to reduce tinnitus noise. I have a severe and constant form of this condition. My feelings...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 10:54 PM
  17. Julien87 liked Bam's post in the thread What Happened to Bam Who Ended in a Psych Ward?.

    @TuxedoCat @linearb @Manny Thanks guys. I’m all good....T still killing me but I committed myself to doing 2 years so sticking to that. Not...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 10:53 PM
  18. Julien87 liked coffee_girl's post in the thread What Happened to Bam Who Ended in a Psych Ward?.

    Has anyone seen Ed?

    Jan 18, 2019 at 10:53 PM
  19. Julien87 rated Ed209's post Agree in the thread What Happened to Bam Who Ended in a Psych Ward?.

    He’s only been gone a few hours as he was on here last night. He’s having a tough time so he can’t be expected to always be logged in. He might...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 2:45 PM
  20. Julien87 rated Rojo's post Hug in the thread Eye Symptoms Related to Hyperacusis.

    I have light/motion sensitivity, sometimes eye twitches, regular floaters... hard to tell if its my T/H or if its the benzos im on that I...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 10:53 PM
  21. Julien87 liked Michael Leigh's post in the thread Seven Months Update. A Huge Relief. Don't Lose Hope..

    I am not above making mistakes but in this instance I didn't and will reiterate so there is no misunderstanding: It is good that your tinnitus...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 9:18 PM
  22. Julien87 rated uae96's post Agree in the thread Hi, I'm Semtis.

    I don’t think sound level of 42 or 58 dB would do any damage even after a long exposure.

    Jan 17, 2019 at 9:10 PM
  23. Julien87 rated Michael Leigh's post Agree in the thread Seven Months Update. A Huge Relief. Don't Lose Hope..

    @Rohit Saluja It is good that your tinnitus has improved and only 10 percent is remaining. If you want further improvement, then I advise not to...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 9:16 AM
  24. Julien87 replied to the thread Seven Months Update. A Huge Relief. Don't Lose Hope..

    Do you mean you always wear earplugs?

    Jan 17, 2019 at 9:16 AM
  25. Julien87 liked 85dB T's post in the thread I Invented a Sound That Knocked Out My Tinnitus.

    I suffer greatly, everyday. I don't appreciate someone selling me an "invented sound" to cure my tinnitus. Someone who says they had tinnitus for...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 7:50 AM
  26. Julien87 commented on Holly1987's profile post.

    Some antibiotics are OK. Ask one that is not ototoxic

    Jan 17, 2019 at 7:48 AM
  27. Julien87 liked Manny's comment on Holly1987's profile post

    Over the last year I have discovered my new weight gain is 90% tinnitus, 10% just food :////

    Jan 17, 2019 at 7:18 AM
  28. Julien87 liked Ed209's post in the thread Concerts and Loud Shows with Ear Plugs — How Safe Are They with 32 dB NRR Custom Earplugs?.

    This is in the realm of the worlds loudest ever events though (other than natural disasters like Krakatoa). It’s not a very common occurrence at...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 8:35 PM
  29. Julien87 rated Don Tinny's post Agree in the thread Concerts and Loud Shows with Ear Plugs — How Safe Are They with 32 dB NRR Custom Earplugs?.

    It´s too risky. And after all you can´t really enjoy the concert / loud event thinking about decibels and monitoring your tinnitus. Mine got...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 8:29 PM
  30. Julien87 rated dnl's post Funny in the thread Concerts and Loud Shows with Ear Plugs — How Safe Are They with 32 dB NRR Custom Earplugs?.

    I've avoided movie theaters, sporting events and rock concerts since I got tinnitus a year or so ago. Sporting events and rock concerts can get...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 8:28 PM
  31. Julien87 liked Ed209's post in the thread Concerts and Loud Shows with Ear Plugs — How Safe Are They with 32 dB NRR Custom Earplugs?.

    Same here and I actually trained in sound engineering as well. There are a lot of assumptions and generalisations in that post that do not apply...

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  32. Julien87 liked linearb's post in the thread Concerts and Loud Shows with Ear Plugs — How Safe Are They with 32 dB NRR Custom Earplugs?.

    I've gone to a number of concerts in the decade since my tinnitus got worse, and will probably go to one next month -- no problems for me, though,...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 8:25 PM
  33. Julien87 liked GlennS's post in the thread I Invented a Sound That Knocked Out My Tinnitus.

    If it works, go to the medical establishment and have them do a true clinical trial. But of course, you won't do that, because...conspiracy...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 6:59 PM
  34. Julien87 commented on Gman's profile post.

    I experience this sometimes. But it's a "mechanical" thing, at least in my case, it is caused by the position of my head and my jaw. I generally...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 12:27 PM
  35. Julien87 attached a file to the thread I Invented a Sound That Knocked Out My Tinnitus.

    Coincidence? [ATTACH] :LOL:

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  36. Julien87 replied to the thread Loudest Noise You Have Experienced Which Did NOT Result in Your Tinnitus Spiking?.

    Oh no it was just very brief. You know like when your character is next to a grenade blast in a video game :D

    Jan 16, 2019 at 7:41 AM
  37. Julien87 liked Bill Bauer's post in the thread Concerts and Loud Shows with Ear Plugs — How Safe Are They with 32 dB NRR Custom Earplugs?.

    When you use double protection, the total noise reduction is the maximum noise reduction of the two plus 5. So it was at most 38 dB of protection.

    Jan 16, 2019 at 6:29 AM
  38. Julien87 commented on Holly1987's profile post.

    Not necessarily. It just comes down to one thing: the calorie intake/burnt calories ratio.

    Jan 16, 2019 at 6:23 AM
  39. Julien87 commented on jay777's profile post.

    Thanks dude, thats heartwarming

    Jan 15, 2019 at 9:48 PM
  40. Julien87 liked GlennS's post in the thread I Invented a Sound That Knocked Out My Tinnitus.

    Let me guess. You also have a perpetual motion machine in your backyard? Seriously, this guy is ticking every quack box there is. [ATTACH]

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  41. Julien87 rated Rojo's post Hug in the thread Did TRT (Tinnitus Retraining Therapy) and WNGs (White Noise Generators) Help Your Bad Hyperacusis?.

    I'm poor, jobless, stuck in my parents basement. Leaving the house even with hearing protection feels very uncomfortable, and theres jets going by...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 8:09 PM
  42. Julien87 liked Michael Leigh's post in the thread Did TRT (Tinnitus Retraining Therapy) and WNGs (White Noise Generators) Help Your Bad Hyperacusis?.

    You can doubt all you like I know what I had. When talking to people the sound of their voices hurt so much I had to ask them to speak softly....

    Jan 15, 2019 at 7:43 PM
  43. Julien87 liked GregCA's post in the thread I Invented a Sound That Knocked Out My Tinnitus.

    That's quite a different perspective from what is described at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stanley_Meyer's_water_fuel_cell

    Jan 15, 2019 at 7:06 PM
  44. Julien87 replied to the thread Loudest Noise You Have Experienced Which Did NOT Result in Your Tinnitus Spiking?.

    Multiple firearm shots at 1 or 2 meters from me. All the other "noise accidents" I had (honks, doors slamming, children screaming, fire alarms,...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 6:35 PM
  45. Julien87 liked Michael Leigh's post in the thread Did TRT (Tinnitus Retraining Therapy) and WNGs (White Noise Generators) Help Your Bad Hyperacusis?.

    As I have mentioned to you already @Rojo TRT helped me. It reduced my tinnitus to a very low level and my hyperacusis was completely cured using...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 6:23 PM
  46. Julien87 rated Vincent R's post Agree in the thread 14-Year-Old with Tinnitus Caused by Virus?.

    No wonder. Eventually, that stress and fear will pass by. You can't supress those feelings, so you'll just have to let them burn out.

    Jan 15, 2019 at 4:48 PM
  47. Julien87 rated Vincent R's post Agree in the thread 14-Year-Old with Tinnitus Caused by Virus?.

    For some people, it goes away. For many others, it gets lower with time. Fore some of us, like me, it sticks around so we have to learn to live...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 4:48 PM
  48. Julien87 liked CrystalB's status.

    When I play video games it takes my mind off my tinnitus for a while! Any gamers feel the same?

    Jan 15, 2019 at 7:48 AM