Month: September 2016

September 27, 2016

  You’ve been doing the reading and after weighing all your options you decide it’s time to get hearing aids. What happens now?  Buying hearing aids can feel a little overwhelming at first. A new article at ‘Healthyhearing.com’ may be just what you need to be comfortable with the experience.  This article lines out what…

September 23, 2016

      With September almost over and the holidays right around the corner, we are getting to the time of year where we start thinking about giving to those in need.  Thanksgiving food drives and Christmas gift giving are amazing ways to help people in need, however did you know that you can also…

September 23, 2016

    ‘Hello Mind’ is part of the CaptionCall active aging initiative. These unique tips and activities are created to promote a healthy mind and body, and to encourage social wellness. We hope you have some fun with these activities and encourage you to share them with your friends and family!    

September 21, 2016

    The ‘Hear the World Foundation’ has been a great help to many people who struggle with hearing loss and it looks like the organization has found two new supporters.  According to an article from HearingReview.com supermodels Cindy Crawford and Linda Evangelista have now put their names in as supporters of the non-profit organization. …

September 21, 2016

  For some of us, getting older means we start to slow things down. Taking things easy is a great reward for a life well lived.  A recent study examined hearing loss rates and found that as we age, hearing loss may in fact speed up.  According to the study: “The researchers found that changes…

September 19, 2016

    Concert halls have long been understood to be a source of Noise Induced Hearing Loss for many people. However one company would like to put an end to that. Danny Wimmer Presents (DWP) is one of the largest music festival producers in the United States and has announced a partnership with Vibes Hi-Fidelity…

September 14, 2016

  ‘Hello Body’ is part of the CaptionCall active aging initiative. These unique tips and activities are created to promote a healthy mind and body, and to encourage social wellness. We hope you have some fun with these activities and encourage you to share them with your friends and family!    

September 11, 2016

    It’s just about time for the 9th annual Falls Prevention Awareness Day, observed on September 22nd this year.  The event raises awareness on how to prevent falls among older adults.   What are things we can do to help prevent falls and the injuries associated with falling?  There are the obvious answers like exercising…

September 9, 2016

    If you had to guess, what would you think America’s most common workplace injury would be?  If you’re anything like me, you probably wouldn’t have guessed hearing loss. However, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, there are approximately 22 million workers exposed annually to hazardous levels of noise at work….

September 6, 2016

      When dealing with hearing loss a person can often get depressed.  Not being able to hear what your family is laughing about at the dinner table, or not being able to understand everything your friend is confiding to you about can feel isolating.   Have you ever wondered what could help turn…