Category: Hearing/Health Professionals

May 26, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

  On this Memorial Day, we pause to remember and say thank you to our armed service men and women who sacrificed so much while protecting our freedom!   CaptionCall is committed to our veterans and is a proud supporter of the Honor Flight Program.  This program is conducted by non-profit organizations dedicated to transporting as many veterans as…

May 19, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

  We were surprised to learn that some researchers are looking at flies (the insect) to help develop better hearing aids. According to a study from the University of Toronto, a fly known as Ormia ochracea has an amazing sense of directional hearing.   “These flies have highly specialized ears that provide the most acute…

May 8, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

  It’s May and that means it’s Better Hearing and Speech month! What are you doing for your friends and clients to help spread the message of healthy hearing. Don’t forget to check out asha.org for materials and resources for promoting Better Hearing and Speech month wherever you work. You can find the resources here:…

April 28, 2017 CaptionCall 1 comment

  Growing up with hearing loss was a mixture of positive and negative experiences that ultimately motivated me to pursue a career in pediatric audiology. While my hearing loss challenges me daily, it also has served as a source of motivation, pride, and knowledge which has helped me throughout my studies as an Au.D. student….

April 26, 2017 CaptionCall 1 comment

  CaptionCall is excited to announce video 2 in the Eddy the Ear series. Eddy gets personal as he talks about how the ear works in his own unique and entertaining way. He also touches on the different types of hearing loss.  

April 5, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

    Healthy eating is linked to healthy hearing!  It has been shown to increase the blood flow to your ears. So how do we inspire people to implement healthy eating habits. A recent study reported on by The New York Times suggests an important factor to consider when it comes to healthy eating.  …

March 27, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

  Is It Really Free?   When you hear that something is free, it’s easy to feel a little skeptical. But when it comes to CaptionCall, both the phone and the service come at no cost to your patients when you complete the professional certification form recognizing that they have hearing loss and need captions…

March 22, 2017 CaptionCall 17 comments

CaptionCall is proud to introduce Eddy the Ear – the ‘ear-resistible’ star of our new video series, Conversations with Eddy the Ear.  This series of entertaining short video segments is created to help people be more ‘ear-responsible’.   Our objective is simply to provide you or your clients with an entertaining, educational tool to help…

March 10, 2017 CaptionCall 1 comment

  Recommendations from a Patient How can a hearing-care professional inspire their patients to hear their very best? Recently Hearing Review posted an article from a patient with advice for hearing care professionals on how to keep their patients motivated. She boiled it down to four points:   Treat clients with respect and compassion Learn…