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Eat Healthier, Even During a Pandemic

At the pandemic’s start, many of us stumbled into a new way of life that necessitated eating every meal at home with just those who lived there. About 80 percent of Americans say they’ve made at least one change in

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New Standards Will Help You Choose an Effective COVID-19 Face Mask

For almost a year, many Americans have been wearing cloth face coverings to limit the spread of the coronavirus—but without clear guidelines on which types or brands of consumer masks are best. That changed this week with the publication of

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To Buy A Condo, Or To Not Buy A Condo

If you’re contemplating buying a house, especially in an urban area, you may be asking yourself: Is buying a condo a better deal? What Is a Condo? A condominium, which is like a hybrid between an apartment and a house,

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Spotting Black Ice

Among the many threats facing drivers during winter is the most dangerous of them all: Slippery, hard-to-spot and potentially deadly black ice. “The biggest danger [with black ice] is that you are at the mercy of your vehicle and the

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How to Protect Your Car in Hot Weather

Cars need some protection from the hot weather to ensure that they run optimally and don’t end up with cracked upholstery. As for those traveling inside the car, the minimization of heat is essential. Protect your parked car from heat.

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Things to do Before You Move Homes

Are you moving homes this year? If you live in the United States, there’s a good chance you might be. Between 2012 and 2013, 35.9 million Americans, roughly 9% of the population, moved residences, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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Personal Watercraft Safety

At an average length of around 10 feet, personal watercraft (PWC) may seem small, but they come with some pretty big responsibility. With the horsepower of a large outboard engine and the acceleration of a motorcycle. PWC are not toys.

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Roadside Emergency Kit

A roadside emergency can happen at any time, whether your car is new or old. A range of problems can cause it, from a tire failure or mechanical breakdown to running out of fuel. At best, it’s an annoyance; at

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May is National Bike Month

May is National Bike Month, sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists and celebrated in communities from coast to coast. Established in 1956, National Bike Month is a chance to showcase the many benefits of bicycling — and encourage more

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Lightning Storms

Lightning: What You Need to Know NO PLACE outside is safe when thunderstorms are in the area!! If you hear thunder, lightning is close enough to strike you. When you hear thunder, immediately move to safe shelter: a substantial building

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