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  1. Daniel Kiss set their mood to Dreaming.

    Mar 24, 2017 at 10:05 AM
  2. Daniel Kiss has a new avatar.

    Mar 24, 2017 at 10:04 AM
  3. Michael Leigh rated Ed209's post Agree in the thread Are Earplugs Safe If You Already Hurt Your Ears Before?.

    (ANSI, ISO) It means they meet a required standard. Otherwise you may end up with a cheap unspecified material (very rare I'll admit). 75-80 is...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 9:52 AM
  4. Michael Leigh replied to the thread Are Earplugs Safe If You Already Hurt Your Ears Before?.

    I fully agree @Ed209 Far too many people are using ear protection and doing themselves more harm than good. I went into a venue last year where...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 9:52 AM
  5. Michael Leigh replied to the thread Unsure.

    No problem. Many of us know what the effects of tinnitus can do to a person, but it does get better with time.

    Mar 24, 2017 at 9:47 AM
  6. Ed209 replied to the thread Are Earplugs Safe If You Already Hurt Your Ears Before?.

    (ANSI, ISO) It means they meet a required standard. Otherwise you may end up with a cheap unspecified material (very rare I'll admit). 75-80 is...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 9:47 AM
  7. Lorenzo74 liked Gontareek's post in the thread Story about a bear helped me..

    Hi, my name is Kamil. I suffer from tinnitus from 4 months after the disco, I have a teddy bear for you that helps me a lot. Sorry for my english...

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  8. Emma36 replied to the thread Unsure.

    Thank you much for your support. I really appreciate it! Emma

    Mar 24, 2017 at 9:42 AM
  9. Michael Leigh replied to the thread Story about a bear helped me..

    A nice picture and a nice post @Gontreek. However, I would have preferred you not to use bad language (swearing) It really isn't necessary to put...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 9:40 AM
  10. Gontareek posted a new thread.

    Story about a bear helped me.

    Hi, my name is Kamil. I suffer from tinnitus from 4 months after the disco, I have a teddy bear for you that helps me a lot. Sorry for my english...

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    Forum: Support

    Mar 24, 2017 at 9:25 AM
  11. Michael Leigh replied to the thread My Story..

    Tinnitus has been known to be caused by medicines. However, if you have been regularly listening to music through headphones or attending clubs,...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 9:18 AM
  12. Michael Leigh replied to the thread Unsure.

    Tinnitus is a waiting game @Emma36 especially in the early stages. The ear is a very delicate organ and the best treatment for it when someone...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 9:15 AM
  13. Liz_ replied to the thread My Story..

    @Michael Leigh It certainly could have been loud noises, but the start of the problem was when I started taking lithium due to mental health...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 9:11 AM
  14. Michael Leigh replied to the thread My Story..

    Thanks for clearing this matter up. It all depends what has caused your tinnitus in the first place. I suspect that it was caused by loud...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 9:03 AM
  15. Emma36 replied to the thread Unsure.

    Yes I have they were unsure of what will happen. I'm just convinced it is the otex that I put in my ear and that is it! Thank you for replying Emma

    Mar 24, 2017 at 8:58 AM
  16. Liz_ replied to the thread My Story..

    @Michael Leigh Ah I see, my bad. Not quite used to the terms yet. I would have subjective tinnitus, thank you for clearing that up.

    Mar 24, 2017 at 8:54 AM
  17. Michael Leigh replied to the thread My Story..

    HI @Liz_ Sorry to hear that you are going through such a difficult time at the moment with tinnitus. I would just like to ask: are you sure that...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 8:49 AM
  18. Kelvin replied to the thread Thiamine Pyrophosphate (TPP) Stopped My Tinnitus!.

    Will do still awaiting delivery....slow !

    Mar 24, 2017 at 8:38 AM
  19. LoneRanger rated Liz_'s post Hug in the thread My Story..

    Hello everyone. My name is Liz, I'm 17 and have been experiencing pulsating tinnitus for about 4 months now. I know that may not seem like a long...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 8:36 AM
  20. LoneRanger rated Emma36's post Hug in the thread Unsure.

    I've had T for a week now and I am feeling worse like there is no way out. I'm not functioning properly. I have two young children and if it...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 8:34 AM
  21. MountainCreek replied to the thread Magnesium Could Offer Fresh Hope to Tinnitus Sufferers.

    *the signal boost has been stored as a “memory” in the dorsal cochlear nucleus, a memory which is not easily forgotten. The consequences of this...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 8:34 AM
  22. Liz_ liked I who love music's post in the thread Back to Silence.

    [MEDIA] Hello, I learned a technique from one of our fellow posters here and to me it's been a cure. I have not felt this good about my T in 40...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 8:31 AM
  23. Michael Leigh rated InfiniteLoop's post Agree in the thread My Lesson About Tinnitus.

    @Kevin397 You are so lucky.... most people do not get the second chance that your are having about choosing T or not. Please, choose not...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 8:28 AM
  24. Dave1 rated Emma36's post Hug in the thread Unsure.

    I've had T for a week now and I am feeling worse like there is no way out. I'm not functioning properly. I have two young children and if it...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 8:26 AM
  25. Michael Leigh replied to the thread Unsure.

    Have you seen your GP Emma?

    Mar 24, 2017 at 8:24 AM
  26. Liz_ posted a new thread.

    My Story.

    Hello everyone. My name is Liz, I'm 17 and have been experiencing pulsating tinnitus for about 4 months now. I know that may not seem like a long...

    Forum: Introduce Yourself

    Mar 24, 2017 at 8:24 AM
  27. Emma36 posted a new thread.

    Unsure

    I've had T for a week now and I am feeling worse like there is no way out. I'm not functioning properly. I have two young children and if it...

    Forum: Introduce Yourself

    Mar 24, 2017 at 8:16 AM
  28. Saki commented on Saki's profile post.

    I will write You Paul, I hope that my and state all of us state will be better.

    Mar 24, 2017 at 8:05 AM
  29. volsung37 rated Gloriaaa3's post Hug in the thread My Tinnitus Is Unbearable and Getting Worse.

    Hello, I will make a year this month with my tinnitus. When I first got tinnitus, it was not as bad as it is now. Before, anything could of...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 8:00 AM
  30. Michael Leigh replied to the thread My Tinnitus Is Unbearable and Getting Worse.

    Tinnitus shouldn't be masked as you will make your stress worse and the tinnitus will appear to be more instrusive. Always keep the "sound...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 7:59 AM
  31. Michael Leigh replied to the thread My Tinnitus Is Unbearable and Getting Worse.

    HI @Gloriaaa3 It all depends on what caused your tinnitus in the first place? If your tinnitus was caused by loud noise exposure and not an...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 7:56 AM
  32. Kevin397 replied to the thread Are Earplugs Safe If You Already Hurt Your Ears Before?.

    Agreed. And thanks.

    Mar 24, 2017 at 7:51 AM
  33. Kevin397 replied to the thread My Lesson About Tinnitus.

    Of course. I'm not going near any more clubs with loud music.

    Mar 24, 2017 at 7:38 AM
  34. Michael Leigh replied to the thread Are Earplugs Safe If You Already Hurt Your Ears Before?.

    I think you are being very sensible because prevention is better than cure. If others followed your example they could save themselves a lot of...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 7:38 AM
  35. MrBonk replied to the thread DIY Low-Level Laser Therapy for Tinnitus on a Budget — LLLT Under 100,-.

    So I bought this one https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01EX46D72/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o02_s02?ie=UTF8&psc=1 And here are some comparison...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 7:29 AM
  36. Kevin397 replied to the thread Are Earplugs Safe If You Already Hurt Your Ears Before?.

    Thank you for the interesting read. Since the music at the place I mentioned in the above post vibrates from outside, then I doubt it would be...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 7:25 AM
  37. Daveyrvancleef replied to the thread My Tinnitus Is Unbearable and Getting Worse.

    I also can't mask my tinnitus (3 different tones). I use magnesium and 1 mg melatonin to sleep better. Besides that I have to accept it's there...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 7:19 AM
  38. Michael Leigh replied to the thread Are Earplugs Safe If You Already Hurt Your Ears Before?.

    @Kevin397 The best earplugs (including moulded) won't fully protect you or any person if external sound is loud enough. Sound can travel through...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 6:53 AM
  39. RudyL90 replied to the thread Anybody Else Have Morse Code Type Sound?.

    This type of tinnitus started in my right ear a few months ago. It seems louder now, but I think that is because other tones have gone to the...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 6:52 AM
  40. Azariah replied to the thread Thiamine Pyrophosphate (TPP) Stopped My Tinnitus!.

    Hi There! That is not the same product. I think that is Thiamine Hydrochloride, which is NOT TPP. Please let us know how it goes anyway....

    Mar 24, 2017 at 6:08 AM
  41. Azariah replied to the thread Thiamine Pyrophosphate (TPP) Stopped My Tinnitus!.

    According to my Googling, there are 591 drops in 1 ounce of water. Therefore, 200 drops is 0.338 ounces, or very close to 1/3 of an ounce. So,...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 6:05 AM
  42. Azariah replied to the thread Thiamine Pyrophosphate (TPP) Stopped My Tinnitus!.

    It's tough to answer your question without knowing the exact product from Solgar. My guess is that the Solgar B1 is the SAME as Thiamine...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 6:00 AM
  43. Azariah replied to the thread Thiamine Pyrophosphate (TPP) Stopped My Tinnitus!.

    Yes, that Swanson one appears to have the same active ingredient! TPP, Thiamine Diphosphate and Thiamine cocarboxylase are all synonyms. Keep...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 5:58 AM
  44. Azariah replied to the thread Thiamine Pyrophosphate (TPP) Stopped My Tinnitus!.

    Nope. It's not the same. TPP is the activated form of thiamine. Thiamine HCl needs to be changed to TPP in the body first before it can be...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 5:56 AM
  45. Azariah replied to the thread Thiamine Pyrophosphate (TPP) Stopped My Tinnitus!.

    No, that is definitely not the same thing. The product you referred to is Thiamine Hydrochloride (with added coenzyme Q10 and vitamin E.) That...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 5:54 AM
  46. Kevin397 replied to the thread Are Earplugs Safe If You Already Hurt Your Ears Before?.

    What does an ANSI/ISO complaint mean? Yes, I know how to correctly insert them. The NNR rating is 20 decibels, and they are ETY plugs. The...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 5:25 AM
  47. dipp replied to the thread Losing Hearing in Car.

    Hi @Jkph75. What has the doctor said? I'm having similar symptoms.

    Mar 24, 2017 at 5:24 AM
  48. G H rated BBarbara's post Informative in the thread Magnesium.

    I take magnesium citrate before going to sleep, it makes me sleep longer and better.. ;)

    Mar 24, 2017 at 4:49 AM
  49. G H rated Danny Boy's post Helpful in the thread Magnesium.

    Magnesium bisglycinate is an essential mineral needed for more than 300 enzymatic reactions in the body. This mineral is required for the...

    Mar 24, 2017 at 4:48 AM
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