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Health & Fitness

  • Lysine for improved health?
    Surprising facts about Lysine
    Why Lysine? It is a proven aid in several areas and has helped those itchy and embarrassing cold sores disappear for ages. Who knew? There seems to be both power and surprises hidden within this humble amino acid. It is showing up in many articles...
  • Hope Lives Here
    Help those in need of shelter
    I’ll never forget when I was in New York and I met a guy named Justin, looked quite like the rest of the people I met that day amongst a crowd of artists…entrepreneurs, dreamers. He confessed to me later in the day that he was...
  • Spanish thalidomide coming to trial nearly 50 years later
    Thalidomide revisited with another drug now identified as causing birth defects
    The eMPR, web information to medical professionals on prescribing drugs, announced on Jan. 25, 2015 that Victrelis, a drug used with other drugs to treat the hepatitis C virus (HCV) is being removed from sale on Dec. 31, 2015. Merck makes...

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Home Improvement

  • Pictures in Memory Quilt
    Decluttering by Using Clothing in Memory Quilts
    One of the main reasons that we all have clutter in our home is because most of those items have meaning for us. We want to pare down and yet also respect the value of those items. Here are some ideas on how to declutter clothing by making...
  • Mother’s Day: Surprise her with a home improvement gift
    Mother’s Day: Surprise her with a home improvement gift
    Are you tired of giving Mom the same old bouquet of flowers year after year for Mother’s Day? How about thinking outside the box and surprise her with a DIY home improvement project. It doesn’t have to be anything major or overly...
  • Choosing A Contractor For You
    Choosing the Right Contractor for You
    Hiring the right contractor for a home improvement task is a big decision. While it may seem most practical to seek out estimates and go with the most reasonable quote for the job, budget should not be the only consideration when determining whom...

Family & Parenting

  • Blind woman: Baby is her first sight after being given sight
    Blind woman: Baby is her first sight after being given sight
    A woman named Kathy Beitz is legally blind and has never been able to see anything. On Wednesday, Huffington Post shared about how the first thing she got to see was her baby. She has been blind since she was a child. Kathy just wanted to see her...
  • Judith Miles and an autistic child with a new system that can identify facial measurements in children with autism
    Early autism detection may be possible through 3-D facial imaging
    Researchers at the University of Missourihave developed an advanced 3-D facial imaging technique which could assist medical professionals in detecting the early signs of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in children. The technique was announced on...
  • What to do on a snow day with your family
    What to do on a snow day with your family
    If the weather outside looks frightful, then there’s a chance your child might be home from school. What’s a parent to do? If you will all be home together on a snow day, then check out these tips for a fun and relaxed day at home.Help...