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Is it Time to Say Bye-Bye, Booster Seat?

You may be among the 90 percent of parents ditching the booster too soon.

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How to Research Crash Test Data

Find and decipher the info that will help you choose a safe car

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Why You Should Let Your Teen Drive the Newer Car

When your teen starts to drive, resist the temptation to offer your old clunker. Here’s why the newer family car may be the much better option.

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How to Avoid Travelers’ Diarrhea

Don’t spend your vacation in the bathroom. Ten million Americans develop travelers’ diarrhea each year, but these smart steps may slash your risk.

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Is All-Wheel Drive Safest?

Rear-wheel drive, front-wheel drive, all-wheel drive, four-wheel drive: Which is safest, and do road or weather conditions affect the level of safety?

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4 Key Tips For Safer Winter Driving

Think you know how to drive in snow and ice? Find out.

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Safety Tips for Women Traveling Alone

How to protect yourself and your belongings from safety threats, whether at home or abroad.

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Are You Using Your Child Car Seat Wrong?

Almost everyone thinks they’re getting it right. Most aren’t.

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Staying Alive: How to Cut Your Risk of Dying in a Car Accident

7 defensive driving tips everyone should know.

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Auto Industry Issues Record Number of Recalls in 2014

The New York Times says 1 in 5 vehicles on the road this year is affected by a recall.

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What to Know Before Taking Your Pet on a Plane

When driving isn’t an option, here’s how you can fly the friendly skies safely with your dog or cat.

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Is it Safe to Drink the Water on a Plane?

Thirsty? Think twice before ordering coffee, tea, water or any drink with ice. And don’t even think about brushing your teeth in the airplane bathroom.

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December Is National Impaired Driving Prevention Month

Here’s what you can do to help keep drunk drivers off the road.

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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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Germ-Proof Your Commute

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