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Safe spring break: 5 ways to travel more securely

(BPT) - If you’re setting out on your next big travel adventure, security and safety might be the last thing on your mind. But every now and then, something is bound to go wrong when …

Springing into Your Health

(BPT) - Of all the things to love about spring — coming out of winter blues, seeing trees start to bud and flowers begin to bloom — another one is how it can help us re-focus on our …

Planning a romantic getaway for two - on a budget

(NewsUSA) - Whether you’re planning a honeymoon, time away to rekindle romance, or simply an opportunity to make new memories together – planning ahead can save you money. To get started, decide …

Celebrate Easter with Family-Friendly Fun

(Family Features) Gathering for Easter means bright decor and flavorful food with those you hold nearest and adding some extra "egg-citement" to the holiday can come easy.

6 Tips for Hosting a Game Day Gathering

(Family Features) A little game planning goes a long way, and these tips can help you throw a trophy-worthy watch party.

The unsung hero behind mortgage lending in America

(BPT) - If you’ve ever purchased a home, you’ve probably at least considered a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage. It’s the most popular type of mortgage loan in the U.S. But this …

Addressing Your Children's Challenging Behaviors

(Family Features) Many parents of young children face behavioral concerns like children not listening, throwing tantrums, biting and more. Consider these ways to understand and address challenging behaviors in young children.

Garage Door Safety Month: Staying Safe at Home

(BPT) - Did you know that your garage door is typically the biggest moving object in your home? Inspecting your garage door to identify any potential issues can go a long way toward ensuring a safe …

A Test To His Testimony: Thomas’ Multiple Myeloma Story

(BPT) - Sponsored by GSK — Thomas, an African American man, shares his multiple myeloma story: from diagnosis at a young age to continued treatment to his role in clinical trials and as an …

Trouble sleeping? Try these tips to upgrade your sleep routine

(BPT) - The transition to spring means the beginning of daylight saving time, warmer and longer days, and the emergence of spring allergies while we begin the annual ritual of spring cleaning. This …

4 tips to boost your family's nutrition and fitness this spring

(BPT) - With warmer weather just around the corner, it’s the perfect time for you and your family to spring into action and really hone in on overall nutrition and wellness. Not sure where to …

4 reasons dairy in school meals is critical to children's health

(BPT) - School meals are a lifeline for many children who face hunger. Nearly 30 million children rely on school meals every day. Also, according to a 2021 peer-reviewed study by researchers at Tufts …

Watch your back: lifting techniques and tips to help home caregivers prevent bone and joint injuries

(BPT) - If you're a caregiver for a spouse or other family member at home, you already know how emotionally and physically challenging it can be. When you need to lift, turn or transfer a loved one …

New survey shows teaching practical life skills is essential in the classroom

(BPT) - Reading, writing, science and math are subjects that have been associated with classroom instruction since school was established. And all are relevant, important subjects to master in order …

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(NewsUSA) - Toys for Tots, the U.S. Marine Corps’ premiere Community Action Program, distributed over 24.4 million toys, books, and other gifts to 9.9 million children in need in 2022. The …
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(BPT) - Heart failure, also known as congestive heart failure, affects more than 6 million adults in the United States according to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. It is a condition …
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(BPT) - Nine out of 10 Americans agree: the nation’s Veterans deserve nothing less than the highest-quality health care. Yet a proposal by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) risks …
Hilary Duff Gives the Inside Scoop on How to Build a New Baby’s Wardrobe
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Parents across the country are seriously rethinking what they and their children need when it comes to K-12 education. From considering switching to new schools to using …
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The prenatal guide for the role of nutrition in your feeding decisions
(BPT) - You’ve just gotten the news – you’re going to be a parent! As you start researching what is to come, you realize there are countless choices to be made – including …
5 Ideas to Infuse Fun into the Family Routine This Winter
(BPT) - As we enter a new year during the cold, dark months of winter, it’s easy for anyone to lose their spark. It can be especially challenging to motivate your kids after a long holiday …
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(BPT) - Do you remember the feeling of getting your driver's license? Excited? Nervous? Eager to get on the road and drive? All of those? Now, it’s your teen’s turn to get a driver's …
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(Family Features) A new year is a perfect time to consider the habits you want to keep and the ones you'd like to develop. Consider these tips to help your children resolve to develop a growth mindset this year.
Driven Brands Collision Group Celebrates 25 Years of Supporting Cystic Fibrosis
(NewsUSA) -   CHARLOTTE, N.C. (January 4, 2023) – Driven Brands’ collision group (“Driven Collision”), home to industry-leading repair networks, ABRA  Auto Body Repair of America, …
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(BPT) - While homeowners invest time and money to make their homes comfortable and energy efficient, one common denominator of comfort and energy efficiency is often overlooked — the air inside …
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(BPT) - If you're considering a technology gift for the kids in your life, you may be wondering: Is there a guilt-free option that kids will enjoy, that’s also safe and educational? …
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(BPT) - Early childhood teachers and those who dedicate their careers to the first years of childhood — the time in life with the most brain development — have been lauded as essential, …
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