App Review: A hearing loss tool that's more important than ever

Hearing Australia’s research division has developed an app that converts speech into large text in real time on the screens of iPads and iPhones to improve communication between healthcare professionals and patients with hearing loss.

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They say this could be particularly useful in the context of the pandemic, as protective measures, like masks, have created additional barriers for people with hearing difficulties, such as muffled sound and the absence of visual cues.

Called NALscribe, the app includes a choice of 11