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November 15, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

If you need to complete Continuing Education Units our very own Suzanne Robbins, in partnership with ACCM and PACE, has put together a fantastic course on the importance of staying socially active and its effects on healthy aging.  In this course you will learn the severe negative impacts that loneliness can have on an aging…

November 12, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

CaptionCall is committed to serving our veterans and is a proud sponsor of the Honor Flight Program.  This program is conducted by non-profit organizations dedicated to transporting as many veterans as possible to see the war memorials in Washington DC at no cost to the veterans. We are proud to serve and honor those who…

November 8, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

Eddy the Ear is back with the final episode of his hearing care journey … Eddy gets a hearing aid.  We hope Eddy has brought you many smiles over the last couple years.  More importantly, we hope Eddy has served as a fun way to educate you about the importance of addressing hearing loss, and…

November 1, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

Need some good ideas on how to maximize your healthy aging? Realsimple.com has a great collection of healthy habits for people that age well. The list includes: Eat healthy Exercise regularly Protect your skin from the sun Get a good night’s sleep Stay social You can read the whole article here: https://www.realsimple.com/health/preventative-health/habits-of-people-who-age-well You will be…

October 25, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

Ladies, did you know healthy food might help fight off age-related hearing loss! A recent study of more than 80,000 woman for 26 years has found that healthy eating can lead to someone being 47 percent less likely to experience age related hearing loss. According to the lead author “Although hearing loss is thought to…

October 25, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

Its Halloween next week and many of us are excited about sharing a scare with friends or family. However when it comes to wearing hearing aids there are some common reasons why people are afraid to give them a try. Healthyhearing.com has a list of common fears people have that keep them from getting hearing…

October 18, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

It’s getting cold out there for much of the country however many of you are still finding ways to get out and enjoy the outdoors. Hearinglikeme.com has a great advice column on how to best enjoy cycling with hearing loss. The tips include: When you are cycling alone, make sure you do everything you can to…

October 18, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

Hearing loss can make it difficult to to eat out in noisy places. However there are things you can do to make the experience better. Starkey has put together some tips you can use to make your dining out experience better. You can find the list here: https://www.starkey.com/blog/2017/01/Dining-out-with-hearing-loss-tips If you are a senior and are…

October 11, 2018 CaptionCall 1 comment

It’s pretty cold for a lot of us these days however you may still want to find a way to get out and about. According to a recent study, aging “People who left the house frequently at any of the ages examined were significantly more likely to live to the next age group”. You can…

October 11, 2018 CaptionCall No comments exist

Understanding the causes of hearing loss is a necessity if you want to keep your hearing healthy. Web MD has a great slideshow for the common causes of hearing loss here: https://www.webmd.com/healthy-aging/ss/slideshow-causes You will notice the causes of severe hearing loss come down to a couple major points, what’s great is for a lot of…