Mobile apps can enhance your hearing health.

Turn Up Your Hearing Enjoyment With These 5 Apps

You might not think about hearing wellness when pondering apps, but we’re out to change that. Of the estimated 5 million applications available between Apple’s and Google’s app stores alone, those dedicated to hearing wellness and related issues have a small but growing piece of the action.

Here are five apps to know about:

AGXR Attune

Part of the AGX? Hearing family, the AGXR Attune app works with selected hearing aids to let you control everything from your smartphone. Discreetly adjust volume, change your settings, and geotag the settings for your favorite places, or even locate your hearing aids. The best part? The Audigy Assist function in the app lets you request updated settings and fine-tunings from your hearing-care specialist — without an office visit. Now, that’s convenience!

 

Thrive™ Hearing Control

Artificial intelligence is here and ready to help right at your ears! Starkey Laboratories’ app works …

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It’s the most fun-derful time of the year

Holiday Hearing Activities for the Whole Family

This time of year is about giving thanks, celebrating, and making memories. Create new traditions with these easy, fun, and festive activities focused on the different ways we communicate.

Give Thanks: Coloring-Book Tablecloth

From thoughtful gifts to kind gestures to sharing a meal, there are plenty of ways to show loved ones you care. This season, try this idea: a coloring-book tablecloth.

How to Do It:

Use large craft paper (we prefer white) and cover your table. Clip paper down with binder clips or tape that won’t leave a mark. Color in your own place setting, and then write nice things about the people on either side of you and/or what you’re thankful for.  

Looking Ahead: Resolution Guessing Game

It’s time to start thinking about the New Year — not only what you want to do but what your loved ones want too. This New Year, try this idea: …

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