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Hearing Aids For Low Income

Question: Dear Luise: I have a question I’d like to ask about hearing aids for low income people and what to do about increased hearing loss. I have worn hearing aids for a long time. My family used to buy them for me but they can no longer do that. In the last three years […]

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How do Hearing Aids Work For Women

Question: Dear Luise: How do hearing aids work for women? I have never thought of myself as vain…but I cringe at the idea of having to wear them. I see it as the beginning of the end and I just don’t want to create that kind of image. Have you ever worn them? Do you […]

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What’s The Scoop On Tego Hearing Aids

Question: Dear Luise: I’m grateful you are addressing this issue because I want to ask if you know anything about Tego Hearing Aids. I have a friend who has them and is very satisfied. However they cost quite a bit. I’m thinking about buying just one. Does that make sense? And I’m also wondering about […]

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Where Do We Go From Here

Question: Dear Luise: I have a question for my mother-in-law. She has $40,000 to her name. Her husband is very sick in the hospital. We don’t know what the bills will come to and we want to advise her in some way to help. They currently rent a condo. They had to sell their home […]

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How Can An Isolated Senior Volunteer

Question: Dear Luise: I am 80 years old and love having email and being able to connect with my family. I also enjoy columns like yours. I feel like I have company when I read your posts. I was wondering if there are any senior sites where people like myself can volunteer or help. I […]

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Carnival Cruise Possibility

Question: Dear Luise: Should we invite ourselves on the Carnival Cruise designed for elderly travel that our friends are taking? My husband and I exchange Christmas cards with an old boyfriend of mine and his wife. Ten years ago, we were in their part of the country for my 50th high school reunion and we […]

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