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6 Gift Ideas for Loved Ones With Hearing Loss

This year give your loved ones the gift of accessibility! We’ve put together a list of six tech gadgets that will help someone with hearing loss gain fuller access to their world.  

Hearable

What are hearables? They’re any wireless earbud that enhances your sound experience. For the music lover in your life, consider the most basic form of hearable: a set of wireless earbuds that can make calls and stream music. For the athlete, look for a hearable that includes waterproofing and biometrics (for example, a heart-rate monitor or race-pace calculator).  

Phone Clip

A phone clip allows your loved one to stream audio from Bluetooth sources straight to their hearing aids. They simply clip it to their clothes and stream calls, music, TV and movie audio, and more from a Bluetooth-enabled smartphone.  

TV Streamer

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Latest hearing technology for the holidays

Hearable Holiday Gift Guide

Tech tailored to you, your lifestyle, and your goals

Looking to get yourself or your favorite tech-savvy, fitness-focused loved one a pair of hearables this season? Check out our helpful hearable gift guide that covers what they are, some of the different features, various brands, and the ordering process.

What Hearables Are

The definition of a “hearable” is constantly evolving, like the technology. To attempt to encompass all the variations of this technology, a hearable is a wireless in-ear computational device. This mini-computer uses wireless/Bluetooth® technology to complement and enhance your sound experience. Fitness tracking is another key feature that sets these apart from wireless headphones.

These devices are transforming according to wearers’ ever-changing wants:

The ability to sync with wireless devices to stay connected to people, hobbies, and music The technology to measure biometrics (like heart rate, calories burned, etc.) Quality sound streaming

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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 …

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