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Health & Fitness

  • Diabetes update: A growing epidemic
    Diabetes update: A growing epidemic
    Diabetes (also known as Diabetes Mellitus) is a chronic disease state, in which the pancreas does not produce enough insulin, or the body does not effectively utilize the insulin being produced. The result of such events is that an increased...
  • Messages of light
    Messages of light
    Do you think the world is full of mostly bad people or good individuals? I was recently talking to an elderly person who told me she believes the world to be primarily bad. She is someone who stays home most of the time, lives alone, has a gun for...
  • Bacteria can be present in foods that appear to be safe.
    Ways to reduce food-related illness at Super Bowl parties
    Pizza, wings, burgers, chips, cookies, and even veggie trays will be served across America in celebration of the Super Bowl, making Super Bowl Sunday the second biggest eating day of the year next to Thanksgiving. Celebrating the big game with...

Pets

  • Madison County couple take plea deal, hundreds of charges dropped
    Numerous charges filed against IN couple after 171 dead animals found
    A Madison County, Ind. couple were facing hundreds of charges after 171 dead animals were found on their farm, along with 165 other animals that were barely alive, according to FOX59. Daniel and Carrie Ault took a plea deal and plead guilty to...
  • Cats love to eat grass.
    Grow grass for your cats and other pets
    Cats love to eat grass and that’s not a bad thing. Aside from being a tasty treat, grass contains folic acid and a variety of nutrients that help in a cat’s growth, adds oxygen to their bloodstream, and can be soothing to an upset...
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    What to do when the pooch needs to go out in the frigid weather
    It is not so cold here in Washington D.C. now but during the month of February it can get pretty cold here. What does a good dog owner do to keep the family pooch safe with ice and frigid temperatures?The American Veterinary Medical Association...

Home Improvement

  • This DVD documents the advantages of flea markets
    This DVD documents the rewards of flea markets
    The 2001 DVD, “A Flea Market Documentary,” is 60 minutes long. The filmmaker of this documentary journeyed across the USA to visit noteworthy flea markets such as the gigantic Highway 127 Sale that stretches from Kentucky to Alabama....
  • A Winning Team
    A Care Giver's Crisis
    NASHVILLE, TNA Care Giver’s Crisis My heart goes out to care givers, those who currentlyare care givers, those who will be care givers,and those who will need care givers!This is just my way of encouraging family membersand professionals who...
  • 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...

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...