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  • Is soy safe for bone less prevention in postmenopausal women?
    Is soy safe for bone less prevention in postmenopausal women?
    Over the past two decades, soy products have been the subject of extensive research, primarily because they are uniquely rich sources of isoflavones. Isoflavones are classified as phytoestrogens, meaning that they have estrogen-like properties....
  • Handgun
    5-year-old shoots 9-month-old brother and kills him
    On Monday, Nodaway County Sheriff's Office received a call for help, from a mother stating her 5-year-old son had shot his 9-month-old brother with a paintball gun. The shooting happened in the city of Elmo, which is located in the northwest...
  • BubbleBum inflatable car seat
    Inflatable car seat meets all US safety testing standards
    An innovative new inflatable car seat, BubbleBum, makes it convenient and easy to keep your child safe in the car at all times. Now you can pack up an inflatable booster seat and have it with you on vacation, in taxis, rental cars or carpooling,...
  • Two recommended convertible car seat
    Easy-to-follow convertible car seat safety tips
    Car accidents are the leading cause of preventable deaths and injuries among children in the United States. Ensuring car seat safety is one of the most protective things you can do as a parent – you could ultimately save your child’s...
  • A traffic light
    Colorado attempts to ban red light cameras again
    Colorado’s state congress is taking another stab at banning red light cameras at intersections, according to the Denver Post today. The measure is the second one of its type in as many years, with last year’s attempt failing to gain...
  • How to keep your cat safe during the brutal winter
    Keeping your cat safe during winter's brutal grasp
    It's mid-January, which means, for us in the northern hemisphere, the dead of winter. Taking care of pets means understanding the threats inherent in each season, and winter poses a threat whether your cat is an outdoor cat, an indoor-outdoor...
  • Winter scooting
    Ready for winter riding?
    It’s the time of the year when a scooterist’s fancy turns towards the memory of the warmer months. That time of year when a ride on your scooter results in a refreshing breeze, when the gear feels light and full of warm summer air. All...
  • Secretary of State John Kerry, Vice President Joe Biden, President Obama confer about Paris terror attacks Jan. 7
    U.S. renewed global terrorism warning Jan. 9 after attacks in France
    The State Department on Jan. 9 renewed its "Worldwide Caution" report, a terrorism alert for Americans traveling abroad.The report did not specifically mention the terrorist attacks in Paris that day against a Jewish kosher supermarket...
  • Drowned by Corn
    The explosion of corn is killing people, and maybe the ecology of the planet
    It only takes 60 seconds to get entirely engulfed by corn, and just a few minutes after that, you’re dead.It’s a horrible way to die. Essentially you suffocate while being crushed around every square inch of your body. Every year at...
  • Occupational safety
    Worker safety imperative as 2014 death toll rises
    As a business owner, have you ever taken worker safety for granted? Naturally you expect your employees (and yourself) to follow good safety practices in the workplace. That’s a given.Sadly, not everyone takes the time to understand the...
  • Are your children safe from pedophiles at a theme park?
    Are your children safe from pedophiles at a theme park?
    Every year, thousands of parents save and scrimp every dollar just so they can take their children to Disney Land, Disney World, Universal Studios, Sea World or some other theme park. They are so proud to be able to provide the ultimate kids'...
  • Keep Gloves in the Glove Box
    The Lowly Glove Compartment - What's in Yours?
    If you look at the modern automobile's dashboard, it's more technically sophisticated and gadget filled than the control panel of the rockets that went to the moon. I know that because during a lecture by a NASA scientist I was told that...
  • Early Race Car At Speed
    It's the holiday season - but let's not forget seat belt safety
    The National Safety Council reports that from 2004 through 2008, seat belts have saved over 75,000 lives in the United States. To further bring the point home, 42% of all vehicle passenger deaths in 2007 were were for occupants not wearing seat...
  • smart jewelry to the rescue
    Jewelry for safety.
    There are amazing products, services and choices out there for all of us. You might have to do your own research, but you’d be amazed to see how much you can do to protect yourself, add to your own health and well being, and protect you and...
  • Don't let curiosity kill your cat.
    Kitten Safety Checklist
    Making your home safe for a feline requires almost as much work as child proofing your home. Cats and kittens can get into the most smallest, out of the way places and into the most outrageous situations. This checklist is designed for indoor cat...