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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Questions about Alzheimer’s, long-term care and elder abuse

By Betty Berry, Tuesday, August 2, 2011  Q: I have had several family members who were victims of Alzheimer's disease and am most interested in any progress that is being developed to eliminate this disease. Do you know of any event that will be discussing this subject? A: Yes, I do. Some informati