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New research from the USA suggests that college students are well aware that they should be personally responsible for their finances, including their card obligations, but this awareness rarely correlates with limiting the debts they accrue during their time...
For generations homeowners have been looking at ways to remove the division between internal and external space. Windows were added to homes to let the light in and give views to the garden, before doors were also used at...
Some days you need a little extra pick me up and incentive to get out of bed and on the way to work. Even the hottest shower may not be enough to tempt you from your duvet. What you...
A recent study conducted by researchers at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center has found that preschool age children are consuming more calories and fewer fruits, vegetables and milk outside of child care centers than what is recommended by the...
If you are one of the growing numbers of employees in the UK who knows what it feels like to be stressed out and burned out at work, you will be interested in preserving a better work-life balance in...
Many parents and caregivers believe that multi-sensory stimulation during infancy promotes developmental growth and learning, but researchers who conducted eye movement experiments on preverbal infants show that this is not always true. The team discovered that 8 to 10 month...
You finally decided on granite to replace the ugly laminate on your worktops and now you are beginning to wonder if you should have it sealed when it’s installed. Even though granite has the reputation of being as strong...
Action to prevent tooth decay in children, such as supervised tooth brushing and fluoride varnish schemes, are not just beneficial to children's oral health but could also result in cost savings to the NHS of hundreds of pounds per...
Montreal, September 3, 2015 -- Sleep matters for kids, especially when they are stressed. A new study led by researchers Jinshia Ly, Jennifer J. McGrath and Jean-Philippe Gouin from Concordia University's Centre for Clinical Research in Health and the...
When the boiler goes out in your London home, the cosy atmosphere turns to despair, and your family becomes upset with the temperature in your home, you’ll feel a panic begin to take over. Before you rush to call...