May is Better Speech & Hearing Month!

May is Better Speech & Hearing Month!

How does the Eyegaze Edge speech generating device improve communication in the home? Families who come to LC Technologies Inc. for eye gaze communication solutions come to us as they are experiencing communication declines in the home with their loved ones. Since...
Hot topics: Voice Banking—What is it?

Hot topics: Voice Banking—What is it?

A current hot topic in the assistive technology arena is voice banking. Voice banking is the process of digitally saving your voice for future use on a speech generating device (SGD). Individuals who may lose their voice due to motor neuron disease or ALS can consider...
Medicare Changes Threaten Access to Assistive Technologies

Medicare Changes Threaten Access to Assistive Technologies

Thanks to the Ice Bucket Challenge campaign’s viral popularity, awareness and donations for ALS have seen a surge that has greatly benefitted those who are living with this disease. However, there is a new ALS issue which isn’t likely to go viral, but it will...
Eye Gaze Gives Olympic Athletes a Competitive Edge

Eye Gaze Gives Olympic Athletes a Competitive Edge

If you were flying through the air at high speeds, in below-freezing temperatures, and at great heights, where would you look? How would you prepare – within split seconds – a landing that will not only put points on the board and maybe a medal around your neck, but...