October 20, 2018

Husband won't lend an ear to wife with hearing loss

By Abigail Van Buren
This article was published November 26, 2017 at 4:00 a.m.

DEAR ABBY: I have hearing loss. My insurance isn't very good, and the monthly payments for hearing aids are the equivalent of a car payment, so I try my best and do without. People who know about my hearing loss will talk louder for me or let me know when they need my attention. Even strangers will repeat themselves or talk louder if I say I'm hard of hearing.

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