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  Young adults who listen to music with their parents during childhood—and especially during adolescence—report having better relationships with their moms and dads as they enter young adulthood, according to a new study. “If you have little kids, and you play...
You spend a lot of time doing different activities on your couch. You might spend time laying down watching television, sleeping, eating, bonding with your family or finishing your work at home. It is even better when you have a...
Solar power, or the use of the sun’s rays as a clean and renewable source of energy, is not a new system. For many years, it has grown widely globally. It has also changed the lives of many Australian...
Water and other liquids are major causes for most damage in the home. If you have carpeting, for example, you constantly worry about liquid stains caused by spills. More so if you have kids and pets! Clean-up and maintenance...
  Finances may begin to matter in romantic relationships long before marriage, according to new research. “…if you’re a 24-year-old, choose your dating partner wisely.” Researchers set out to see how financial socialization from three different sources affects life outcomes and well-being...
  It takes more than 200 hours before someone can be considered a close friend, according to a new study that explores how long it typically takes to move through the deepening stages of friendship. That means time spent hanging out,...
  Students whose circadian rhythms are out of sync with their class schedules may get lower grades due to “social jet lag,” a condition where peak alertness times are at odds with work, school, or other demands, a new study...
There are a lot of options when it comes to providing care for the elderly. Choosing a live-in health care option is perhaps the best choice. This is a setup where you hire someone to come over to your...
You may feel like you’ve got it made now that you’re living in one of the classy condos in Griffintown. However, you will still need to clean up after yourself. Now while you might be diligent in cleaning your...
  Only 37.2 percent of working millennials have retirement accounts, according to new research. “Compared to older generations, millennials are less likely to have employer-provided pension or defined benefit retirement plans.” “While it could be assumed that millennials have plenty of time...