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Parents: Beware of Button Batteries

Learn about the dangers of swallowing button batteries or coin cell batteries and how to keep your child safe.

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Hidden Food Allergens: 18 Surprising Foods (and Drinks) That Have Them

Avoiding food allergy triggers can be tricky. Here are 18 surprising foods that have soy, wheat, eggs, gluten and other common allergens.

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Germ-Free Flying

How to cut your risk of a dreaded illness on your next airplane trip.

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6 Ways to Make Your Flu Vaccine More Effective

Flu shots don’t guarantee you won’t get the flu, but you can make your vaccine work better with these tips.

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9 Ways to Battle SAD This Winter

Got the winter blues? Learn how to turn your world rosy again.

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How to Shovel Snow Without Ending Up in the ER

Shoveling snow is hard on your back and also your heart. Learn these safe techniques to prevent an injury or worse.

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Your Holiday Safety Center

From food to decor to gifts for the kids, discover smart tips for keeping the family, and guests, safe this holiday.

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6 Caring Ways to Get an Aging Parent to Stop Driving

Before your aging parent gets in a car accident, try these gentle ways to get Mom or Dad to stop driving.

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Is Raw Cookie Dough Really That Risky?

Learn the truth about eating raw eggs and get smart ways to protect yourself from salmonella

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Prepare Your House for Winter Storms

Is your home prepared for winter weather? Here are the supplies and strategies you’ll need to deal with snow and ice storms.

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10 Ways to Be Kind to Your Pet this Winter

From puppy parkas to plastic water bowls, get great ideas for keeping your dog or cat safe and warm all winter long.


The Safe Way to Use a Humidifier

How to moisten dry indoor air without making you or your family sick.

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7 Ways to Prevent Your Teen from Texting and Driving

Saving your young driver from his cell phone could save his life.

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The Sleep-Safe Baby Guide

Are you following the latest guidelines for how to keep your baby safe?


3 Ways to Eat Safer Produce This Winter

How to avoid pesticides and still load up on fruits and veggies even when the garden’s long gone.