Category: My Hearing Health

Posts that discuss hearing heath care and the benefits of a healthy lifestyle.

September 15, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

  If you’ve spent time around children you have probably noticed how curious they can be. Whether it be your grandchildren or kids of your friends, they seem to always want to know what is going on around them. So what do you say to them when they ask you about your hearing aids? ‘Healthyhearing.com’…

September 13, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

In the seven years that I have worked for CaptionCall, I have often heard people lament how they wish CaptionCall had been around while their parents or grandparents had been alive.  They believe CaptionCall would have improved the quality of life for their loved ones.  I often wonder how my own grandparents might have benefited…

September 11, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

Denial is a common human condition associated with hearing loss. Acknowledging there is a problem is the first important hurdle to overcome. You can see more great Eddy the Ear here: https://captioncall.com/eddy-the-ear/    

September 8, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

  Are you or someone you know having a hard time admitting to hearing loss? For whatever reason people have no problem acknowledging they need glasses or they need to see a doctor, but in the same breath will deny needing hearing aids. The interesting thing is though that 1 in 10 Americans suffer from…

September 6, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

  Have you noticed that getting a good night’s sleep is getting tougher as you age? Well you may not be alone. According to ‘everydayhealth.com’ there are many older adults that are less satisfied with their sleep than when they were younger.   Read more at https://www.everydayhealth.com/sleep/insomnia/tips/seniors-dont-take-sleep-woes-lying-down.aspx   Why is this a big deal? Because…

September 1, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

  Are you thinking about getting hearing aids but are a little worried about having a large device hanging on to your ears? You may be surprised to hear just how far hearing aid technology has come. You’ve probably noticed when it comes to your cell phone, technology just keeps getting smaller and more convenient….

August 30, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

  You probably know that hearing loss can lead to social isolation, but did you know that social isolation can be one of the leading causes of depression? Depression can have a lasting negative impact on your health and quality of life. So what can you do? First, look for signs of hearing loss, by…

August 25, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

  This comic strip says it all … hearing loss is frustrating and stressful.  Left untreated, it literally causes undo stress on the brain.  More and more research confirms what many healthcare professionals have believed for years, that when people isolate themselves due to hearing loss, or any other reason, they are much more vulnerable…

August 21, 2017 CaptionCall No comments exist

  Healthy Hearing estimates that 25% of those aged 65-74 have hearing loss. Some sources estimate that number to be as high as 33%. Not only does untreated hearing loss affect seniors physically, but it also affects them socially, mentally and emotionally. Seniors often remove themselves from enjoyable life moments because it gets too frustrating…