The time has come for universal induction-loop access in America
For Americans with hearing loss, the inclusion of telecoils in all hearing aids and the looping of America would double hearing aid functionality, increase hearing aid sales and patient satisfaction, and, most importantly, enable those of us with hearing loss to hear in countless situations where we now experience uncertainty and stress.
Many of us 8.4 million Americans with hearing loss who own hearing aids feel grateful to the hearing care professionals who enable us to hear. Without your professional support, we would increasingly live in a quiet world, bereft of the communication that transfers information from one mind to another and that helps satisfy the human need to belong and connect. – See more at: http://www.hearingreview.com/2010/02/progress-toward-the-looping-of-america-and-doubled-hearing-aid-functionality/#sthash.tqldSCum.dpuf