Signs of hearing loss

By Betty Berry, Tuesday, July 5, 2011  Q: My daughter has been nagging me about my hearing. She says I'm missing out on a lot in life by not getting a hearing aid. I think my hearing is just fine. How can I prove to her there is no problem? A: Sorry to take sides [...]

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It’s possible to find good contractors

By Betty Berry, Tuesday, July 19, 2011  Q: My home is in need of some repairs, but I have heard some horrible stories about contractors taking advantage of seniors and hesitate to hire someone. How can I avoid becoming a victim? A: We've all heard some stories, but in most day-to-day dealings, the majority of [...]

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Caregivers need respite to avoid burnout

By Betty Berry, Tuesday, August 16, 2011  Q: I am a fairly new caregiver and have heard a lot about caregiver burnout and hope to avoid it, if possible. Is there anything in particular I should do or know that would help me do a good job yet not be overwhelmed by the responsibility I [...]

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