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  1. LilSass liked TheDanishGirl's comment on spedgas's profile post

    Never is such a strong word, but sadly I feel deep within that we are a long way from an answer. The brain is super complex and still a mystery...

    Jun 5, 2020 at 9:41 PM
  2. LilSass commented on LilSass's profile post.

    Np! My dr. wanted to put me on propranolol but I refused and found some luck with magnesium (still had to take almo but less frequently). I advise...

    Jun 5, 2020 at 7:30 PM
  3. LilSass left a message on Julien87's profile.

    Salut Julien! Ça va? When you say your t is quiet, do you mean you can only hear it in quiet room? Bonne journée! :)

    Jun 5, 2020 at 5:04 PM
  4. LilSass replied to the thread Do You Think That My (Noise Induced) Tinnitus Will Go Away?.

    Hi @Luman ! I also have intermittent t. What have you done to speed up the habituation process? I'm six months in and there has been no real...

    Jun 5, 2020 at 3:44 PM
  5. LilSass commented on LilSass's profile post.

    It's difficult because I don't know how loud it will be when I wake up...

    Jun 5, 2020 at 3:32 PM
  6. LilSass commented on LilSass's profile post.

    Nothing really seems to affect it except it seems to reset when I sleep. Slightly sensitivity to sounds, especially whistling kettle, but not too...

    Jun 5, 2020 at 3:32 PM
  7. LilSass commented on LilSass's profile post.

    I am using ear plugs when I go for bike rides or in the car with window down due to wind noise, otherwise it doesn't seem to affect it. Mine is...

    Jun 5, 2020 at 3:30 PM
  8. LilSass I'm not suffering with tinnitus, I'm coping with tinnitus. »

    Jun 5, 2020 at 2:31 PM
  9. LilSass liked Bill Bauer's comment on LilSass's profile post

    Another English translation is "life is suffering"... If one isn't suffering, there's no reason to live.

    Jun 5, 2020 at 2:31 PM
  10. LilSass rated Jason C's post Hug in the thread Back to Normal.

    Its been a while since I have posted on here and thought it was time I posted my story. 29th May 2016, a date I will never forget. I was...

    Jun 5, 2020 at 2:21 PM
  11. LilSass commented on LilSass's profile post.

    I've never had it either - I knew about it and always tried to protect my ears, I didn't know that there were other ways you could get it. Has...

    Jun 5, 2020 at 2:17 PM
  12. LilSass rated HiDezGuy74's post Hug in the thread One of the Quietest Stretches with Tinnitus — Then It Started Ramping Up Again.

    Last week, from Monday Feb 11th until Sunday afternoon on the 17th, I had one of the quietest stretches I've had since getting tinnitus 5 1/2...

    Jun 5, 2020 at 3:24 AM
  13. LilSass liked Tara Lyons's comment on LilSass's profile post

    Hi! So sweet thanks for thinking of me :) spent some time with family today. Haven’t done much of anything since this started. Really put me in a...

    Jun 5, 2020 at 3:16 AM
  14. LilSass commented on LilSass's profile post.

    Yes, it is depressing...trying to think of this as a time for healing. No other choice right now, just gotta try to ride this out. :)

    Jun 5, 2020 at 3:00 AM
  15. LilSass commented on LilSass's profile post.

    Too many ups & downs. Sometimes I feel ok & then I don't. I feel like it will get better eventually, but when? Idk. Still can't do too much here...

    Jun 5, 2020 at 2:58 AM
  16. LilSass rated just1morething's post Hug in the thread How Bad Should TMJ Be to Suspect It as a Cause for Tinnitus?.

    I don’t really have pain but a lot of crunching and clicking. The last TMJ Dr. wouldn’t order a steroid injection for my left TMJ with a grade 5...

    Jun 5, 2020 at 2:09 AM
  17. LilSass rated Kriszti's post Hug in the thread How Bad Should TMJ Be to Suspect It as a Cause for Tinnitus?.

    Thanks, I'll check this out, but I live in a very small country in Europe, so I highly doubt that I'll find one here.

    Jun 5, 2020 at 1:34 AM
  18. LilSass replied to the thread My Posting Place.

    Hi @threefirefour ! I thought I read that you 'cured' your t. If so, how did you do it? Thx for your insight! :)

    Jun 5, 2020 at 1:30 AM
  19. LilSass rated Harley's post Hug in the thread Does Life with Tinnitus Actually Become Better?.

    I hold the opinion that tinnitus is one of the worst disabilities a person can have in a society, that is literally centered around loud noises,...

    Jun 5, 2020 at 1:13 AM
  20. LilSass rated Star64's post Agree in the thread Success: Noise-Induced Tinnitus and Hyperacusis 95% Gone.

    Noise induced tinnitus can settle fairly quickly for some people, others it may take months. My noise induced tinnitus settled after 4 months....

    Jun 5, 2020 at 1:05 AM
  21. LilSass rated Mister Muso's post Hug in the thread Success: Noise-Induced Tinnitus and Hyperacusis 95% Gone.

    Sounds like you've handled things really well. Congrats on getting your life back! Just remember and stay consistent with protecting your ears...

    Jun 5, 2020 at 1:04 AM
  22. LilSass rated s1l3nc3's post Winner in the thread Success: Noise-Induced Tinnitus and Hyperacusis 95% Gone.

    I crawled these forums when I had tinnitus/hyperacusis and they helped so I wanted to give back. This is for people who have noise-induced...

    Jun 5, 2020 at 1:04 AM
  23. LilSass liked Tavia R's status.

    Y'all I cannot be home alone! I'm seeing/hearing stuff every two seconds because of T and VS and can't just turn on music because of H. Ahh!

    Jun 5, 2020 at 12:55 AM
  24. LilSass liked tbuzz89's status.

    Had silence from the buzzing sound upon waking up this morning. Came back with a vengeance once I got out of bed. Why does that happen??

    Jun 5, 2020 at 12:46 AM
  25. LilSass left a message on Tara Lyons's profile.

    Hi Tara! How are you doing today? Thinking of you. :)

    Jun 5, 2020 at 12:35 AM
  26. LilSass replied to the thread How Bad Should TMJ Be to Suspect It as a Cause for Tinnitus?.

    @Kriszti Here us the link to a device that does the same thing - it's available in Europe. https://www.atlasprofilax.ch/en/ Good luck!

    Jun 4, 2020 at 10:50 PM
  27. LilSass commented on LilSass's profile post.

    Hi @Tavia R! What have you tried for your migraines? Does magnesium and ginger have any effect? I take almotriptan - it workds 90% of the time and...

    Jun 4, 2020 at 9:07 PM
  28. LilSass replied to the thread Hello Everyone — I'm Easily Depressed, and Tinnitus Has Made Me Feel Like Wanting to Die....

    Hi @Trudy in Tucson ! I read your article in ATA. So sorry to hear you're having such a hard time. Thinking of you! :)

    Jun 4, 2020 at 8:47 PM
  29. LilSass rated Trudy in Tucson's post Hug in the thread Hello Everyone — I'm Easily Depressed, and Tinnitus Has Made Me Feel Like Wanting to Die....

    I was the happiest person in the world until my demon tinnitus spiked like never before, a few months ago. I have been suffering from it for 30...

    Jun 4, 2020 at 8:46 PM
  30. LilSass replied to the thread Hyperacusis and Reactive Tinnitus — Help with Sound Generators & Treatment Methods?.

    Hi @Lola808 ! Glad you are getting treatment. How are you doing otherwise? :)

    Jun 4, 2020 at 8:40 PM
  31. LilSass rated Tara Lyons's post Hug in the thread Earplugs in the Shower (the Occlusion Effect): Don't Do It!.

    4 months has been long enough for me :mad:

    Jun 4, 2020 at 8:37 PM
  32. LilSass rated Tara Lyons's post Hug in the thread Earplugs in the Shower (the Occlusion Effect): Don't Do It!.

    Thanks... This is all so insane, I can’t even believe this is my reality, 4 months into it. Wanting to wake up one day and just have it be...

    Jun 4, 2020 at 8:37 PM
  33. LilSass commented on LilSass's profile post.

    Actually, it's pretty warm here now. You're right, there is still a lot of beauty! :)

    Jun 4, 2020 at 8:35 PM
  34. LilSass liked Tavia R's comment on LilSass's profile post

    Hahaha gotta be better than in canada, I HATE the cold! I can't even stand it here durring winter so props to you hon. And yeah, life is nothing...

    Jun 4, 2020 at 8:33 PM
  35. LilSass commented on Tavia R's profile post.

    Lol! :)

    Jun 4, 2020 at 8:33 PM
  36. LilSass 'Life is pain', Buddha. Never really understood this until 6 months ago. »

    Jun 4, 2020 at 8:32 PM
  37. LilSass replied to the thread How Bad Should TMJ Be to Suspect It as a Cause for Tinnitus?.

    Hi @Kriszti ! Have you heard if NUCCA? It's a form of upper cervical chiro. The link below gives a good description & the potential conditions it...

    Jun 4, 2020 at 8:25 PM
  38. LilSass commented on LilSass's profile post.

    Thank you! I was making some progress with the physio, then he wanted to try a different technique, and now I have a migraine. Back to the drawing...

    Jun 4, 2020 at 6:27 PM
  39. LilSass commented on LilSass's profile post.

    Glad you're having good days! It makes it easier when youre having bad ones

    Jun 4, 2020 at 5:58 PM
  40. LilSass commented on LilSass's profile post.

    I've been dealing with migraines for about 10yrs. It's more painful since I started treatment in the past 2 mos. It can take 6 mos for muscle to...

    Jun 4, 2020 at 5:44 PM
  41. LilSass commented on LilSass's profile post.

    Hope you're doing okay today :)

    Jun 4, 2020 at 5:17 PM
  42. LilSass commented on LilSass's profile post.

    Thank you so much Elroy! It's just so frustrating. I just can't believe my life right now. Thank God I am able to work from home. Trying to stay...

    Jun 4, 2020 at 4:40 PM
  43. LilSass commented on LilSass's profile post.

    Sorry for venting, I just want to feel better! WTF!

    Jun 4, 2020 at 4:26 PM
  44. LilSass commented on LilSass's profile post.

    Migraines are more of an issue, but yes, it makes it difficult to concentrate sometimes. I can't believe that every time I try to do something...

    Jun 4, 2020 at 4:25 PM
  45. LilSass commented on LilSass's profile post.

    Watched some Joyce Meyer yesterday - found her program is on everyday at 10am, so I will sneak away from work for a bit! Damn physio was really...

    Jun 4, 2020 at 1:20 PM
  46. LilSass rated tbuzz89's post Hug in the thread Noise-Induced Hyperacusis and "Reactive" / Sound-Sensitive Tinnitus 80% Gone.

    @ASilverLight in a very quiet room I have multiple tones that I'm pretty sure I've had for a long time and they've never bothered me in the past....

    Jun 4, 2020 at 1:17 PM
  47. LilSass rated Tara Lyons's post Hug in the thread Noise-Induced Hyperacusis and "Reactive" / Sound-Sensitive Tinnitus 80% Gone.

    I miss silence. It’s so hard not having it. It’s relentless, I try explaining it to my family but they don’t get it. Like I literally forgot what...

    Jun 4, 2020 at 1:17 PM
  48. LilSass replied to the thread How Bad Should TMJ Be to Suspect It as a Cause for Tinnitus?.

    Check out Kara77 story 'My journey to silence'

    Jun 4, 2020 at 1:00 PM
  49. LilSass replied to the thread How Bad Should TMJ Be to Suspect It as a Cause for Tinnitus?.

    @AnxiouslyWaiting It is possible to have tmj with few symptoms. You can get diagnosed with a dentist who specializes in tmj. Another better...

    Jun 4, 2020 at 2:15 AM
  50. LilSass rated all to gain's post Hug in the thread Hello Everyone — I'm Easily Depressed, and Tinnitus Has Made Me Feel Like Wanting to Die....

    No. Mine was caused by meds, but then made worse by an MRi scan. Since then it hasn't changed at all. And I'm full on stressed about it.

    Jun 4, 2020 at 1:34 AM