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  • Contaminated candy apples linked to 4 deaths
    Contaminated candy apples linked to 4 deaths
    Carmel covered apples may be more closely associates with Halloween, than Christmas, but the CDC has just issued a warning to avoid any they may still have around following the outbreak of listeria in 10 states tied directly to the sweet treats....
  • High blood pressure rates up, despite improvements overall in heart disease
    Heart disease rates down, but high blood pressure still a problem
    Deaths from high blood pressure (hypertension) are increasing, according to a new report from the American Heart Association (AHA). Cardiovascular disease is still the biggest killer in the United States, although deaths decreased by almost a...
  • Juice in blender
    After holidays cleansing juice fast flushes away bloat and fatigue
    After the holidays, you may feel like never eating again. That makes it one of the best times to try a cleansing juice fast. An after holidays cleansing juice fast gives your body the rest it needs from all that overindulgence. To insure optimum...

Pets

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    Injured German shepherd found tied to a mailbox in terrible storm
    Just days ago, an injured German shepherd, tied to a mailbox, was discovered in Santa Maria, California, in the midst of a terrible storm. Angelina, one of the National Dog News Examiner column readers, emailed the following information on Friday...
  • Coco, recovered with a dye job to conceal her real color
    Missing Pit Bull discovered dyed a different color
    Heather Lowry of San Jacinto, Calif. adopted Coco earlier this year. The attractive Pit Bull is reddish-brown with white socks and a white chest. Thanksgiving weekend, Coco disappeared from Lowry's yard.Riverside Animal County Animal Services...
  • 60 dogs rescued in Tennessee from living in 'absolute filth'
    60 dogs rescued in Tennessee from living in 'absolute filth'
    A press release from the Humane Society of the United States reported 60 dogs of various breeds, six cats, a parrot and a goat were rescued from deplorable conditions on Friday from a home on Austin Road in Dunlap, Tennessee.The Humane Society of...

Home Improvement

Family & Parenting

  • Five candy-free alternatives you should give this Hallloween
    Five candy-free alternatives you should give this Halloween
    Halloween is just around the corner, and you might be wondering what you should hand out to trick-or-treaters this year. If you’re concerned about health issues or know that many children in your neighborhood have allergies, then consider...
  • Tuition Bill
    10 Universities with the least expensive out of state tuition
    Not all colleges are overpriced and some will fit nicely within the budget constraints of parents, according to a US News and World Report article published on October 14, 2014.Tuition growth is slowing, but for parents of high school students...
  • 5 last minute hostess gifts
    5 last minute hostess gifts
    Who wants to go to a holiday party empty handed? Most of the time we forget until the last minute a hostess gift. But here are some suggestions that will make any hostess be thankful.Candles are timeless and anyone can use them. You can buy from...