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Captioned Phones Make a Big Difference

By CaptionCall | August 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

When someone is struggling to hear what is being said on the phone, hearing aids may not be enough. That’s what a Minnesota man learned as he was seeking solutions for his hearing loss. Checkout his story here: https://www.postbulletin.com/life/health/closed-caption-phones-open-doors-for-hearing-impaired/article_c7c61b4e-8453-11e8-b367-5379a3e37582.html Hearing aids provide huge value in all kinds of listening situations and environments.  However, telephones can…

Your Ears At 35,000 Feet

By CaptionCall | August 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

This summer has been the busiest ever for air travel. An estimated 246.1 million passengers will fly with U.S. air lines between June 1 and August 31, 2018. The effect of high altitude on the body is considerable. At high altitudes, defined as 8,000 feet or above, the air pressure is lower. Oxygen levels drop—about three…

How To Best Take Care Of Your Hearing Aids

By CaptionCall | August 2, 2018 | 1 Comment

Looking for some tips on how to take care of your hearing aids? AARP has this great video to make sure they are working at their best!

Hearing Loss Hurts Everyone

By CaptionCall | July 25, 2018 | 5 Comments

“People suffering from hearing loss face daunting challenges, but so do those who love them.” Vanessa Vas, from the National Institute of Health Research has generated a study that shows the first attempt to connect the problems of people with hearing loss with the problems a loved one dealing with watching them struggle. Read more…

Take Steps To Protect Your Hearing

By CaptionCall | July 19, 2018 | 1 Comment

You know it’s important to protect your hearing, but how do you do it?  Earq.com has a list of great steps you can take to make sure you are hearing at your best: Use earplugs when you know things are going to get loud: Noise induced hearing loss is the most common form of hearing…

Eddy The Ear Quick Take: Hearing And Balance

By CaptionCall | July 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Eddy the Ear share’s some info you might not have known. If hearing loss is making it difficult for you to understand what is being said on the phone visit CaptionCall.com to find out more.

Today, While The Sun Shines!

By CaptionCall | July 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

Hey, we hope all of you had an exciting Fourth of July! With the sun in the sky and summer in full swing we wanted to share with you an article we wrote from a couple years ago. When it comes to hearing loss the most important thing you can do is take action right…

Eddy The Ear Quick Take: What?

By CaptionCall | July 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

Hearing Loss can make it difficult to keep up with the conversation. If hearing loss is making it difficult for you to understand what is being said on the phone visit CaptionCall.com to find out more.  

Can a Healthy Diet Help Prevent Hearing Loss?

By CaptionCall | June 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

Over the last 26 years researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, part of Harvard Medical School in Boston, have been studying women’s diets and how it relates to hearing loss. Lead author of the study, Dr. Sharon Curhan of the Channing Division of Network Medicine, said, “Although hearing loss is thought to be an unavoidable…

Rock And Roll And Its Effects On Hearing Loss

By CaptionCall | June 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

I think many of us can agree that the 70s and 80s were some of the best years for Rock and Roll. Bands like The Police, AC/DC, Genesis, U2 and so many others shaped modern music. After years of performing music for the masses these artists all suffer from hearing loss. That’s right, rock legends…

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.