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Be Tree Smart This Christmas

Whether your Christmas tree is fresh or artificial, follow these precautions for putting it up and decorating it the safe way.

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3 Things You Should Never Put in Your Safe-Deposit Box — and 6 Things You Should

A safe-deposit box may be the best place to store some items and the worst place for others. Here's a quick run-down of what to keep in — and keep out.

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Germ-Proof Your Commute

Discover 8 ways to protect yourself from infectious bugs on buses, trains and subways.

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Parents: Winter Safety Mistakes to Avoid

From dressing your baby the right way to safer sledding, discover tips for keeping your kids safe this winter.

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Enterovirus-D68: What Parents Need to Know

Learn how to recognize the symptoms of this respiratory virus and what to do if your child has them.

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First-Year Guide to Babyproofing Your Home

How to keep your little one safe as he grows from infant to toddler.

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8 Signs Your Day Care Center Is Safe

Check this list to make sure the day care center you’re considering isn’t a risky business.

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Are Indoor Trampoline Parks Safe?

The number of trampoline parks in the United States is soaring. So are injury rates. Here’s what you need to know before you let your child go.

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5 Smart Ways to Choose and Manage Online Passwords

Protect yourself from identify theft and online fraud by making sure your passwords are secure.

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10 Safety Rules for ATVs and Snowmobiles

Key tips to know before you motor off-road.

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Home Safety Checklist: What to Do When

From testing your smoke alarm to changing the batteries in your carbon monoxide detector, use this home safety checklist to learn what to do when.

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9 Tips for Using an ATM More Safely

Discover 9 ways to avoid scammers, PIN stealers, robbers and other dangers when using an ATM.

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Getting Ahead of Concussions

Youth sports are wildly popular, but concussions are at an all-time high. Learn how to protect your child while keeping him in the game.

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Cruise Vacation? Have a Safe Trip!

How to stay healthy and avoid illnesses and threats of all sorts on the high seas.

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8 Common Cat-Feeding Mistakes to Avoid

Are you giving your kitty milk or tuna? Could you be accidentally overfeeding her? Avoid these eight common cat-feeding mistakes.