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Family

Best Holiday Gifts for the Gardeners In Your Life

It is likely that the gardeners on your list already have the tools they consider essential. So what qualifies as…

Self-Improvement

Stop Thinking You’ll Get It All Done

Now that we are returning to our busy, prepandemic lives, we are once again struggling with time management. We’re cranking…

Personal Care

Colonoscopy Dilemma

A new study is making many of us question whether we should continue to get our dreaded colonoscopies. For years,…

Personal Care

You May Be Treating Your Pain Wrong

Mounting evidence suggests that our basic assumptions about treating acute pain and preventing chronic pain may be wrong. While it…

Common Threads

Say Yes

What do you think would happen if you said “yes” when you really want to say “no”? It actually might…

Personal Care

Get Rid of Your Bad Health Habits… for Good

Who hasn’t lost 10 pounds only to gain back 15…or started working out every day only to fall back to…

Self-Improvement

Stop Overthinking! End the Battle with Unproductive Thoughts

Do you ever overthink a problem to the point that you make yourself anxious and miserable? Do you obsess over…

Consumer Technology

Don’t Be Afraid to Buy Refurbished

Over the past several years, the public has grown increasingly comfortable with the idea of buying refurbished goods. The trend…

Consumer Technology

Is It Time for a Digital Wallet?

A digital wallet is a smartphone app that lets you make encrypted, contactless debit or credit card transactions without using…

Money Savers

Medicare Advantage Plans are Denying Payments

Many seniors opt for private Medicare Advantage plans instead of traditional fee-for-service Medicare so they can access a broader array…

Family

Holiday Gifts That Give Comfort and Joy

Gifts that provide luxury and pleasure are ideal choices this holiday season. Concerns about inflation have dissuaded many people from…

Automotive

New Cars Are Back!

New-car news hasn’t been much fun lately. Supply-chain problems, chip shortages and above-sticker asking prices have largely drowned out coverage…

Personal Safety

What is Long COVID?

COVID is no longer the top story on the nightly news, but it continues to take a daily toll on…

Common Threads

When Waves Come Crashing on Islands, Beware of the Relationship Tsunami

“He never talks.” “She never shuts up.” “I feel alone in my marriage.” “I need more space. You’re smothering me.”…

Personal Care

The Signs of Stroke

During a recent live TV broadcast, Tulsa news anchor Julie Chin started to lose her vision in one eye…her hand…