Sound Exposure to Reduce Hyperacusis

Discussion in 'Support' started by Blujay, Nov 9, 2015.

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    1. Blujay

      Blujay Member

      Tinnitus Since:
      10/1900
      Has anyone here used progressive sound exposure to reduce hyperacusis? (Real-world sounds-not in ear generators).
       
    2. noisebox
      Loved

      noisebox Member

      Location:
      Yorkshire, UK
      Tinnitus Since:
      04/2012
      Cause of Tinnitus:
      West End show. Came back 2015 vitamin D overdose prescribed
      That's what I am doing. I can't bear generators so I am trying to live a normal life. I work at home so have control. I limit PC work, I have a radio in some rooms, I watch tv in an evening fairly low volume, music on the tv is bad so I often turn it down. I can't watch shows with music, clapping cheering. I have a clock by the bed. I walk away when boiling my kettle as it is 80db. I go out in my car a short ride each day, go in one or two shops and come home. I don't use earplugs except for hair drying. I also take long country walks away from traffic.I also use magnesium spray and eat a lot of magnesium foods. I have done this for 2 months. I am seeing improvement as back then I could not bear my own voice. Now I talk normally and enjoy conversation.
       
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    3. Blujay

      Blujay Member

      Tinnitus Since:
      10/1900
      That's good improvement for only two months, and a good sign.

      Please keep us posted on your progress over time.
       
    4. glynis-harbron
      Feminine

      glynis-harbron Member Benefactor Hall of Fame Ambassador Team Awareness Team Research

      Location:
      England, Stoke-on-Trent
      Tinnitus Since:
      2004
      Cause of Tinnitus:
      Meniere's Disease
      @noisebox ,
      Great to read you are doing really well duck...lots of love glynis
       

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