Month: November 2016

November 30, 2016 CaptionCall No comments exist

      Do you need another good reason to start exercising? According to a recent study published in The Journal of Neuroscience, exercise may help prevent age related hearing loss. In the study, mice were observed over the course of two years. Researchers compared one group of mice that had access to a running…

November 29, 2016 CaptionCall 63 comments

  Have you ever found it difficult to hold a conversation in a restaurant?  Even people without hearing loss struggle with conversation in restaurants due to all the background noise.  Add the dimension of hearing loss, and eating out can be quite the challenge, especially when it comes to trying to be a part of…

November 23, 2016 CaptionCall No comments exist

    With the arrival of the holiday season, our thoughts turn to family. We plan gatherings, send cards, and reach out to loved ones that we haven’t talked to in a while.  Socializing with friends and family is an important part of the season.  In fact, it is so important to our health and…

November 22, 2016 CaptionCall No comments exist

  ‘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!  

November 21, 2016 CaptionCall No comments exist

  Thanksgiving is this week – a great time to count our blessings and express gratitude. One blessing on my mind, that we often take for granted, is the ability to hear all the wonderful sounds of the season and of life. And the best way I can show appreciation for my hearing is to…

November 18, 2016 CaptionCall 2 comments

  Can you believe we are halfway through November? The holidays are upon us and for some, social gatherings with friends and loved ones during the holiday season can be very challenging due to hearing loss.  It can be frustrating and downright stressful to prepare for the end of year festivities. Well, ‘healthyhearing.com’ recently posted…

November 16, 2016 CaptionCall 1 comment

  More and more people feel a need to BOOST THE VOLUME!  The sale of amplified telephones in the U.S. is dramatically on the rise as baby boomers age.  It is estimated that more than 36,000,000 Americans now struggle with hearing loss, so the demand for amplified phones is very real.  Many telephone brands have…

November 14, 2016 CaptionCall No comments exist

  ‘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!  

November 9, 2016 CaptionCall 3 comments

When you discover you have hearing loss it can be overwhelming. As you begin exploring solutions, looking online and reading discussion boards, you’ll start to see words that you’ve never had to learn before.  ‘Healthyhearing.com’ has released an article that may help. They’ve put together a collection of 10 hearing loss related words that you…

November 7, 2016 CaptionCall 3 comments

Over 50 million Americans experience some form of tinnitus. Even so, there are still many myths circulating about tinnitus. Fortunately, ‘Healthyhearing.com’ recently released an article about the top 10 myths people believe regarding tinnitus.  Here is a sample of some of those false beliefs:   There is nothing I can do about tinnitus Only those…