Did you know that people with untreated hearing loss tend to withdraw? Studies show they interact less and stay home more. They are far more prone to depression and even have an increased risk of dementia.
Telephones are especially difficult for people with hearing loss. A regular phone condenses sound waves, getting rid of high- and low-frequency tones. This makes it harder to understand speech. In addition, a standard phone offers no visual cues like face-to-face communication to help you understand. CaptionCall can help with both—learn how.