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  1. Lane replied to the thread Hello, and Thank You..

    Hi @Grok -- I just made A POST last night that touches on some of the things you're talking about. In it I describe some of the somewhat...

    May 23, 2019 at 6:02 PM
  2. Lane liked Grok's post in the thread Hello, and Thank You..

    Hi all, I'm new to all of this. Started almost 2 weeks ago when I woke up with a lightheaded feeling and some hearing loss in my right ear. As the...

    May 23, 2019 at 5:55 PM
  3. Lane rated CMIH's post Hug in the thread I Could Kick Myself for Not Stopping My Loud Dental Procedure.

    I only slept about three hours last night. I called in sick to work. I can't function on three hours sleep. :sleep: I suspect the steroid isn't...

    May 23, 2019 at 5:54 PM
  4. Lane liked object16's post in the thread Marijuana / Cannabis and Tinnitus.

    I have been using all modalities to treat my tinnitus, such as lots of sound therapy. I think that since I've been looking after my tinnitus, the...

    May 23, 2019 at 7:20 AM
  5. Lane rated PortalNaut's post Helpful in the thread Coming Into New Awareness.

    Holy cow, the system lost an edit. So,..... "ETA" As the above post is fairly dry, I will add a a bit more about my feelings and such. Currently...

    May 23, 2019 at 7:16 AM
  6. Lane replied to the thread DMSO & Magnesium Oil for Tonic Tensor Tympani Syndrome (TTTS).

    Hi @shasta0863 -- I couldn't really say for sure, but my best guess is that at least some amount will penetrate into these muscles. I think that...

    May 23, 2019 at 7:14 AM
  7. Lane liked Johnny Mangoseed's post in the thread Intermittent Fasting for Tinnitus Relief.

    I have been doing intermittent fasting (IF) for a couple months. My tinnitus and hyperacusis (sound elevates ringing and pain) has definitely not...

    May 23, 2019 at 12:28 AM
  8. Lane rated PortalNaut's post Helpful in the thread Coming Into New Awareness.

    Just a little report: About 2-3 weeks ago I had some spike, where tinnitus had been rising for 1.5 weeks, and after reviewing things I decided to...

    May 23, 2019 at 12:27 AM
  9. Lane liked Candy's post in the thread I Could Kick Myself for Not Stopping My Loud Dental Procedure.

    I get it about the self blame, that’s why when I have random spikes I get on with it and this time I am stuck and ruminating especially with all...

    May 22, 2019 at 6:23 PM
  10. Lane rated CMIH's post Hug in the thread I Could Kick Myself for Not Stopping My Loud Dental Procedure.

    It's 5:40 AM. Still lying in bed. Briefly tried listening to music. It's no use. The tinnitus is so loud I can hear it over the music. Turned off...

    May 22, 2019 at 6:22 PM
  11. Lane rated Heinrich_S7's post Helpful in the thread Marijuana / Cannabis and Tinnitus.

    I've smoked/vaped/eaten/dabbed many things over the years. But the strains I primarily use are the ones I grow. Sour Diesel, Blue Dream, Northern...

    May 22, 2019 at 6:22 PM
  12. Lane rated Daniel Lion's post Good Question in the thread Marijuana / Cannabis and Tinnitus.

    I am really pleased for you... I was a long term tobacco, weed, coffee person. I have always worked really hard, been creative and productive....

    May 22, 2019 at 6:21 PM
  13. Lane rated Heinrich_S7's post Helpful in the thread Marijuana / Cannabis and Tinnitus.

    Daily user and grower here. Marijuana lowers my tinnitus (sometimes makes it nearly silent). I guess I'm an outlier on this board.

    May 21, 2019 at 6:26 PM
  14. Lane replied to the thread Intermittent Fasting for Tinnitus Relief.

    @seppl -- You might want to consider supplementing with ketones. It's apparently been known to improve tinnitus; perhaps in a similar manner to...

    May 21, 2019 at 12:12 AM
  15. Lane rated Jeyjey's post Hug in the thread Hi Everyone — Living with Tinnitus for 1/3 of My Life.

    Hi everyone I have not been in forum since a good 16 years, feels very retro to me :) Just sharing my story here, maybe there are people out...

    May 20, 2019 at 9:23 PM
  16. Lane replied to the thread My Update (Two Years Later).

    I partially agree, but it all depends on what stage a person is in. To me, temporary overprotection is essentially inevitable, and a natural...

    May 20, 2019 at 7:24 PM
  17. Lane rated david14433's post Hug in the thread New Here — Tinnitus Really Bothersome — Can't Work Full Time Anymore.

    Hi everyone, I've dealt with tinnitus for about 16 years, but it's only recently that it's been really bothering me. It's bothering so much that I...

    May 20, 2019 at 7:00 AM
  18. Lane liked Digital Doc's post in the thread Tinnitus Spike After a Party in a Bar.

    @Candy Sorry for the bad situation, as you wore earplugs and still spiked. This experience shows that even years later us T folks remain at risk...

    May 20, 2019 at 6:59 AM
  19. Lane liked Ross McLauchlan's post in the thread Tinnitus Spike After a Party in a Bar.

    Hey @Candy Sorry to hear you're having a hard time. If it helps, I was at a stag doo at the beginning of the month, so I know how it can be when...

    May 20, 2019 at 6:59 AM
  20. Lane rated Candy's post Hug in the thread Tinnitus Spike After a Party in a Bar.

    Hi all I haven’t posted in awhile for several reasons - all in all things have been OK. I’m used to the tinnitus, three years in. Have a more...

    May 20, 2019 at 6:57 AM
  21. Lane liked Mark Foster's post in the thread Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy.

    So after my 9th/10th session I got really positive about it and I felt like I had a really good improvement, but then on the weekend the tinnitus...

    May 20, 2019 at 3:24 AM
  22. Lane rated Gman's post Agree in the thread My Update (Two Years Later).

    No longer aware of it until it gets worse, changes drastically, develops any form of hyperacusis, TTTS etc. It's just moronic to think that...

    May 20, 2019 at 3:23 AM
  23. Lane rated Gman's post Agree in the thread My Update (Two Years Later).

    This is the dumbest thing I've ever read. Yes, tinnitus and its associated issues DO need treatments and hopefully can be cured one day. Some...

    May 20, 2019 at 3:22 AM
  24. Lane rated Bill Bauer's post Agree in the thread My Update (Two Years Later).

    I wasn't saying that spikes due to stress are impossible. I was just pointing out that not all spikes are due to stress. Whenever someone gets a...

    May 20, 2019 at 3:15 AM
  25. Lane rated GSC's post Agree in the thread My Update (Two Years Later).

    I really don't get why some people don't protect their ears.

    May 20, 2019 at 3:14 AM
  26. Lane rated Bill Bauer's post Agree in the thread My Update (Two Years Later).

    Here is why I think the advice above is wrong: I agree that stress can cause a tinnitus spike. However, for many of the horror stories, the...

    May 20, 2019 at 3:14 AM
  27. Lane liked nimx's post in the thread My Update (Two Years Later).

    To be positive can sometimes be good attitude, but too often in my opinion is like faking it, pretending everything will be fine, but no amount of...

    May 20, 2019 at 3:11 AM
  28. Lane replied to the thread Tinnitus and Arthritis in Neck/Jaw.

    Yes. I really wouldn't know how to do a comparison. I will say however, that I don't expect to ever do any Lidocaine patches. They leave...

    May 19, 2019 at 6:05 PM
  29. Lane liked Agrajag364's post in the thread Pushing Two Years with Tinnitus and Not Doing Good.

    Thanks for the warning Gman. Lane, yes endure is about it. I think the life going in cycles thing, up-and-down is key though. I once read that if...

    May 19, 2019 at 5:59 PM
  30. Lane liked Gman's post in the thread Pushing Two Years with Tinnitus and Not Doing Good.

    It goes under different brand names but it’s made of sodium docusate.

    May 19, 2019 at 5:58 PM
  31. Lane replied to the thread Pushing Two Years with Tinnitus and Not Doing Good.

    Hey @Gman -- I would be interested in the brand name of those eardrops if you recall what it is. -- Thanks!

    May 19, 2019 at 8:09 AM
  32. Lane replied to the thread Pushing Two Years with Tinnitus and Not Doing Good.

    Hi @Agrajag364 -- Unfortunately, I (too) often feel similarly. I've struggled for many years with health issues (primarily ME/CFS and Lyme) that...

    May 19, 2019 at 8:06 AM
  33. Lane rated Agrajag364's post Hug in the thread Pushing Two Years with Tinnitus and Not Doing Good.

    I’m coming up for two years with this thing and not doing well. I think if you’re somebody who is sensitive to noise it takes quite a lot of...

    May 19, 2019 at 7:38 AM
  34. Lane liked calin's post in the thread Rife Digital Machine.

    Hi folks! It's me with another alternative medicine treatment! Don't get upset with me... just passing along resources for you to ignore or check...

    May 19, 2019 at 5:12 AM
  35. Lane liked baskar's post in the thread Saffron Cure for Tinnitus?.

    I wanted to report back to this group on my status. My tinnitus is completely gone and have no more noise. Some days when it's very quiet at night...

    May 19, 2019 at 5:10 AM
  36. Lane liked vttbx's post in the thread N-Acetylcysteine (NAC).

    I've switched to PharmaNAC from regular NAC caps. You can read some of my old posts on the problems with NAC and oxidation. I think it's worth the...

    May 19, 2019 at 3:25 AM
  37. Lane replied to the thread I Could Kick Myself for Not Stopping My Loud Dental Procedure.

    @CMIH -- I can easily see where it could be inflammation, but I think there's also a possibility it may not be the total picture. It seems that...

    May 18, 2019 at 11:07 PM
  38. Lane replied to the thread Tinnitus and Arthritis in Neck/Jaw.

    @Mathew Gould -- I bought mine on eBay at THIS LINK. Just to mention, there's lots of DMSO product forumulas (such as gentler lotions) that...

    May 18, 2019 at 6:09 PM
  39. Lane replied to the thread I Could Kick Myself for Not Stopping My Loud Dental Procedure.

    @CMIH -- I reached a juncture about 8-10 months into my tinnitus where my ears started burning. Would be low level in the morning, and gradually...

    May 18, 2019 at 5:58 PM
  40. Lane liked Daniel Lion's post in the thread Dave’s Tinnitus Story.

    Hey big man. Mr. Dave, Jazzer. Thanks for making this film. It's really helpful to the community, and for helping loved ones understand our...

    May 18, 2019 at 5:18 AM
  41. Lane rated COYS's post Winner in the thread My Success Story (So Far) — Tinnitus, Hyperacusis, TTTS.

    Hi Everyone, This isn't a success story about how my tinnitus has disappeared but I wanted to share it anyway. It's a success story of how I've...

    May 18, 2019 at 1:30 AM
  42. Lane replied to the thread Tinnitus and Arthritis in Neck/Jaw.

    I used to have chronic fullness and pressure in my head for years. A lot of self-massage, uppper cervical chiropractic and other neck techniques...

    May 18, 2019 at 1:06 AM
  43. Lane liked marxxx's post in the thread Non-Ototoxic Drugs for Acid Reflux?.

    I see this is kind of old.... Sorry if you already found this info, but it's pretty useful so I will post it. A lot of times acid reflux is...

    May 18, 2019 at 12:43 AM
  44. Lane liked Bobby B's post in the thread Non-Ototoxic Drugs for Acid Reflux?.

    Half a Red apple with the peel - works great better than those drugs for me

    May 18, 2019 at 12:42 AM
  45. Lane liked just1morething's post in the thread Tinnitus, TMJ, Headaches, Neck Pain, Facial Pain, etc. — Possible Treatment.

    I may see this TMJ specialist in Atlanta. I called them today and he has openings in mid-June. Sounds like he is a high end TMJ Doctor (maybe...

    May 17, 2019