Currently Disney World Orlando has 24 attractions that use a loop system to enhance a hearing aid wearer's experience. Turn on your Telecoil to connect to the audio wirelessly. Let the magic begin!
Home Hearing Help Blog
News about developments in hearing healthcare are posted.
Avoid waiting room woes with concierge services. No noise, no germs, no public bathroom and no futile waiting time!
Check out the following article in Healthy Hearing (9/7/17) for smartphone apps that do a good job of captioning cell phone calls, TV shows and even movies in the theatre! Cut and paste this address: www.healthyhearing.com/report/47850-The-best-phone-captioning-apps-for-the-hearing-impaired.
HURRICANES AND HEARING: Exposure to strong sustained winds has the potential to create noise-induced hearing loss! Winds of 85 mph and above can cause hearing loss if exposure is prolonged or repeated. The louder the sound, the less exposure it takes. Imagine that Key West experienced sustained winds of 125 mph. Just one more reason to evacuate the island before Hurricane Irma hit.
ARE YOUR EARS RINGING? You are in good company. Research indicates that as many as
50 million Americans have experienced tinnitus and that 16 million Americans have reported
frequent tinnitus, occurring at least once per day (Shargorodsky, Curhan & Farwell, 2010). Customized ear level devices, programmed smartly, may help you manage your particular tinnitus effectively!