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FDA Orders Warning Labels on Prescription Narcotic Painkillers

Immediate-release versions of addictive meds such as Oxycontin, Percocet and Vicodin to be affected.

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Room-By-Room Tips to Prevent Accidental Poisoning

If you have kids, you’ll want to give these rooms the once-over.

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Wearable Fitness Devices: Who Owns Your Data?

The short (and scary) answer: not you.

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Are Your Kid’s Shoes Ruining Her Feet?

7 tips for making sure your child’s footwear is fitting.

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Illnesses from Raw Milk Strike Again

The CDC says raw milk was the likely culprit in a 2014 multistate outbreak of listeriosis.

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1 in 6 Seniors Takes Dangerous Combos of Meds, Supplements

Researchers say patients should tell doctors every treatment they're taking.

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Dumbest Things People Do in Airports

These slip-ups are just plane crazy.

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Scammers Phish for Mortgage Closing Costs

Don't let a phishing scam keep you from your dream home.

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5 Ways to Protect Your Car from Being Hacked

Take car hacking seriously — now — the FBI says.

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Breathalyzer-Locked Car Ignitions Are Saving Lives, Study Says

Deaths decline 15 percent in states that require the technology for offenders.

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How to Spot a Credit Card Skimmer

Check before you swipe. Here’s how it all works.

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How to Make Sure Your Life Jacket Would Save Your Life

These inflatable vests will do their job — if you do yours and choose the right one.

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11 Spring Cleaning Mistakes to Avoid

Get your home fresh and clean without hurting yourself or the planet.

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Your Next Car Might Be a Better Driver than You

Chances are it will have automatic emergency braking and other do-it-itself safety features.

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How to Treat Neck Pain without Seeing a Chiropractor

Having a pain in the neck is such a, well, pain in the neck.