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Caring for a loved one should be second-nature for most of us. We want to help out the people that we love so that they can be happy and healthy. What isn’t intuitive for us, however, is how to...
If you are the head of the family or a parent, you always have a tension in your mind regarding whether your family is eating healthy or not. Almost everyone knows about the important role that nutrition plays in...
New research shows that recent interactions with their environment can guide where people look. “We can’t fully process everything in a scene, so we have to pick and choose the parts of the scene we want to process more fully…” For...
If your dog is recovering from an illness or they’ve just come out of an operating theater, they’ll need time to recuperate to get back on their feet. This means you’ll have to provide extra care and attention to...
There are several great reasons to consider laying mature trees on your landscape rather than planting young ones. Young trees require a lot more maintenance and take many years to grow into mature specimens. Adding mature trees to your...
If your food bill is getting out of control, then it may be time to cut it back. Doing so doesn't necessarily mean you have to buy less food. Rather, you should take advantage of a few tricks that...
Children who participate in gun safety programs often ignore what they learned when they encounter a real firearm, research shows. The report, which appears in Health Promotion Practice, reviewed 10 studies on the effectiveness of strategies for teaching gun safety...
The right equipment. Bright new uniforms. A positive attitude and a willingness to work hard. These are just some of the obvious things your daughter will need to succeed in any athletic endeavor, but there’s one thing she’ll need...
  Economic tumult in the early 2000s persuaded many young people to keep living with their parents, but their reasons differ starkly by race, a study concludes. For black young adults, increasingly expensive apartment rentals kept them from moving out. But...
  Nurturing parents may pass along strategies for building and maintaining positive relationships to their kids, setting them up for healthier, less-violent romantic relationships as young adults, according to new research. Researchers found that when adolescents reported a positive family climate and...