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What to Do When a Wildfire Threatens

Know how to protect yourself and loved ones when a wildfire burns.

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Bike Safety for Newbies

Cycling is a fun, green way to travel, but make sure you know the rules of the road.

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What To Do If You Encounter a Mountain Lion

Don't run from a cougar, and whatever you do, don't play dead.

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Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Tornadoes?

Test your knowledge about these violent, whirling storms.

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The Best Way to Teach a Child to Ride a Bike

Chances are, those training wheels are just getting in the way.

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Buzz Off! 7 Ways to Avoid a Bee or Wasp Sting

Plus, the weird thing humans do to make bees feel threatened.

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Be a Mow It All: 6 Smart Ways to Prevent Lawn Mower Accidents

Thousands of people land in the ER each year with mower injuries. Don't be one of them.

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How to Safely Ride a Bike With Your Child

Steer clear of danger by following some simple rules of the road.

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Should Older Runners Embrace the 'Barefoot' Craze?

People over 30 may take more time to safely adjust to 'minimalist' shoes

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How to Keep Your Pooch Safe at the Dog Park

A playground for pups – what could go wrong? Plenty.

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10 Ways to Avoid Getting Mugged

A self-defense and crime-prevention expert offers tips to make yourself a less likely target.

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Flood Safety Awareness Week: March 15 – 21

Use this week as an opportunity to get your family prepared for floods, which are the most frequent and costly natural disaster.

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The Pros and Cons of Keeping Backyard Chickens

It takes more than pluck to raise these birds. Keep in mind these challenges — and risks.

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Safer Winter Hiking

Enjoy a backcountry trip through snow and ice — just know how to return home safely.

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More Americans Dying From Hypothermia, CDC Says

Doctor offers tips to avoid dangerous drops in body temperatures during cold winter months.