In an effort to keep you up-to-date on the latest news concerning hearing loss and related disorders, Timpanogos Hearing & Balance frequently posts blog articles. Check back often for updates!

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The Sad Truth About Hearing Loss & Depression

About one out of every five people in American Fork has hearing loss. Along with difficulty communicating, these people are at risk for a number of associated medical problems if they do not take steps to treat their impairment. The correlation between hearing loss and a number of physical, social and psychological conditions is well-established; […]

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How Do Kids Lose Their Hearing?

If you’re like most people, you probably associate hearing loss with old age. But seniors aren’t the only ones to suffer from impaired hearing; in fact, only about one-third of patients are older than 65. In reality, hearing loss affects people of all ages – even children. Nearly 15 percent of kids in American Fork […]

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Hearing Loss & Thanksgiving

Halloween is a distant memory now, its last visible signs the moldy pumpkin on your neighbor’s porch and the candy jar filled with Tootsie Rolls – always the last to go! Our attention turns to Thanksgiving instead. If you’re hosting the big feast this year, scoring a large enough turkey to feed a houseful of […]

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The Latest in Hearing Aid Technology

Even if you’ve been diagnosed with hearing loss in American Fork and visits to your hearing aid doctor are commonplace, you might not be familiar with the latest features available on these devices. October is National Audiology Awareness Month, the perfect opportunity to share the latest breakthroughs in hearing aid technology. Hearing Aid Breakthroughs If […]

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Do I Need My Hearing Tested?

There are certain tests in life you’re fully prepared to take, and have (hopefully) studied for; algebra exams and driving tests spring to mind immediately. But few people in American Fork or elsewhere give hearing tests much thought. The reality is, we probably should. Signs of Hearing Loss Most people take their hearing for granted, […]

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