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Have You Been Masking Your Hearing Loss?

Hearing Health

Have You Been Masking Your Hearing Loss?

With the onset of 2020’s pandemic, masks became a staple of our daily lives and continue to be one of the key components to stop… Read More

Five ‘Aging in Place’ Tips to Live How You Like

Senior Lifestyle

Five ‘Aging in Place’ Tips to Live How You Like

Perhaps you’ve heard the term “aging in place.” It means, simply, that you can choose to live where you like during your golden years and, thanks to modern-era tools… Read More

5 New Years Resolutions for Older Adults

Senior Lifestyle

5 New Years Resolutions for Older Adults

Planning for the new year can be a fun way to set goals, look back on the past year and start the new one strong…. Read More

Recognizing the Most Common Signs of Hearing Loss

Hearing Health

Recognizing the Most Common Signs of Hearing Loss

Do you or someone you know have hearing loss? Let’s find out. Did you know that hearing loss affects one in three people who are… Read More

Caption Phones + Hearing Aids: They’re Better Together!

Audiology

Caption Phones + Hearing Aids: They’re Better Together!

Sure, hearing loss requires you to address the difficulty of communicating in everyday situations, but did you know that combining use of a hearing aid… Read More

Call Captioning-It’s More Than Words on a Screen

Hearing Technology

Call Captioning-It’s More Than Words on a Screen

Call captioning is truly remarkable—it delivers a visible display of words a phone caller says—but it’s a technology we often take for granted…and sometimes overlook…. Read More

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.