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Steps To Prevent Noise – Induced Hearing Loss

By CaptionCall | June 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Loud noise is one of the most common causes for hearing loss. Fortunately it is also one of the easiest to prevent. Here are some great tips from the CDC on how to prevent noise induced hearing loss. Identify sources of loud sounds – This may sound straight forward but you may be surprised by…

CaptionCall Is Proud To Honor Our Veterans

By CaptionCall | May 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

For Memorial Day, we pause to honor those veterans who gave their lives while serving in the U.S. military defending our freedom.  Honor Flight is a program that honors vets year round. Since 2005, Honor Flight has been flying our aging veterans who served in World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War…

4 Things You May Be Doing That Can Hurt Your Hearing

By CaptionCall | May 16, 2019 | 1 Comment

Hearing health can be a finicky thing. There may be some things you are doing right now that you didn’t know could be damaging your hearing. Not getting enough sleep – Getting a good night’s sleep can be a challenge sometimes, but did you know that sleep helps your ears to recover from the day’s…

Shirley’s Hearing Care Journey

By CaptionCall | May 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

Every day people are deciding to take action on their hearing loss. If you know someone who still thinks they don’t need to worry about their hearing, share with them this great video about Shirley’s hearing care journey: https://youtu.be/Jyb9g8QAiE0

Spring means it’s time to step up to a Walk4Hearing in your area!

By CaptionCall | April 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

CaptionCall is proud to be the Capital Sponsor of the  Hearing Loss Association of America Walk4hearing to raise funds and awareness for hearing loss. Walk4Hearing is the largest walk for hearing loss awareness in the country. Every spring and fall thousands of walkers –form teams and walk in their communities to increase public awareness about hearing…

Risk Factors For Hearing Loss

By CaptionCall | April 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

An important part of preventing hearing loss is understanding the causes. There may be more causes of hearing loss than you think. Age related hearing loss – There is not a lot that can be done about age related hearing loss. Your best bet is to make sure you are get your hearing checked regularly…

Will My Hearing Come Back?

By CaptionCall | April 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Several years ago I was using a Q-tip to clean my ears – something I have long since learned is a bad idea.  Shortly after, I had a sudden pain in my ear and then a weird noise.  I couldn’t hear anything from my right ear except for this obnoxious noise. I was a little…

Tips For Getting Used To Wearing Hearing Aids

By CaptionCall | April 4, 2019 | 3 Comments

Was getting hearing aids not what you expected? For a lot of people, new hearing aid ownership can be a difficult transition. Many people go through the process of spending money on their hearing aids only to decide after one use or so that they don’t want to wear them. That’s unfortunate because wearing your…

Hear Well. Stay Vital.

By CaptionCall | March 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

What’s your passion? That’s the question asked at hearwellstayvital.org. Whatever your passion is, the Hear Well Stay Vital campaign has an important message. Get your hearing checked.  “Hearing loss is linked to increased risk of dementia, depression, falls and isolation. Stay engaged, stay vital and enjoy doing what you love.” You may not have realized…

Hearing Aids Make You Live Longer

By CaptionCall | March 21, 2019 | 2 Comments

Looking for more reasons why getting a hearing aid is good for you? Healthyhearing.com has a great list of 5 ways that hearing aids can help you live longer. Hearing aids help with balance – Falls can be very dangerous as we age and hearing loss has been tied to increased chances of falling. Hearing…

FEDERAL LAW PROHIBITS ANYONE BUT REGISTERED USERS WITH HEARING LOSS FROM USING INTERNET PROTOCOL (IP) CAPTIONED TELEPHONES WITH THE CAPTIONS TURNED ON. IP Captioned Telephone Service may use a live operator. The operator generates captions of what the other party to the call says. These captions are then sent to your phone. There is a cost for each minute of captions generated, paid from a federally administered fund. No costs are passed along to individuals who qualify for the service.