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Health & Fitness

  • New York to forbid fracking
    New York to forbid fracking
    Forget about fracking in New York State. After a 4 year study, Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced that the state will continue to ban hydrofracturing for shale oil due to serious environmental concerns including possible contamination of the...
  • "Graywashing" rips off seniors by making false claims says aging expert
    “Graywashing” rips off seniors by making false claims says aging expert
    DEAR JIM: I guess I must be getting gullible in my old age – I’m 82 – because I recently ordered some fancy electronic gismo that I saw on late-night TV that was supposed to help my arthritis. They had some guy dressed like a...
  • Live longer with ibuprofen
    Live longer with ibuprofen
    Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) commonly taken for pain relief, fever reduction, and to reduce inflammation. Brand names include Advil, Genpril, IBU, Midol, Motrin, and Nuprin. A new study has found that the medication...

Pets

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    Does the family dog travel for the holidays? A Rover Blog discussion.
    Rover.com has offered up an infographic and some discussion about dog owners in the United States and how people choose to, or not to, bring the family dog along. People are choosing less and less to board or kennel their dogs, but what affect has...
  • Claws vs Santa Claus
    Bear vs. Santa: claws vs. Claus
    Wildlife photographers get the most amazing shots, and the really good ones make a living at it. Imagine, traveling around the country, taking photos and videos of Mother Nature, and getting paid for it. Last night, Dec. 17, a California...
  • Buffalo couple who kept severely matted Shih Tzu in basement appear in court
    Buffalo couple who kept severely matted Shih Tzu in basement appear in court
    Ronald and Shelly Breier of Milford Avenue in Buffalo appeared in court on Thursday morning for animal cruelty charges in the case of a severely matted Shih Tzu. The dog was rescued by New York's Society for the Prevention of Cruelty Officer...

Home Improvement

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    Walmart Heart for TN Chap Oscar Weeps!
    NASHVILLE, TN Wal-Mart makes significant donation to 3 area Food BanksThe retail giant donated $ 20,000 to each of the organizations:The Branch of NashvilleManna Cafe MinistriesThe Little Pantry That CouldThe grants will go towards updating the...
  • Save Money and the Environment by Saying No to Grass
    Save Money and the Environment by Saying No to Grass
    Landscaping in Florida is a multi-million dollar industry and basic lawn services are a large part of the sunshine state’s business structure. With small companies popping up every few years, and all of them making ends meet, it’s a...
  • Water Wise & Energy Wise Landscaping With Color
    Water Wise & Energy Wise Landscaping With Color
    When designing landscape, water conservation, energy efficiency and maintenance are 3 of the major areas to consider. A quality landscape design and construction company has the knowledge and experience to offer great solutions while still...

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...
  • Last minute phone suggestions for parents to get kids
    Last minute phone suggestions for parents to get kids
    It is really unusual to see children without a cell phone in their hand. Parents just need to decide what age is the proper age to make the phone investment for their kids. TracFone wants to help with that decision this holiday season.For many...