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Wednesday 10/16/2019
5 Questions to Ask When Planning for Long-Term Care
Updated: October 18, 2019 - 2:52 am

(Family Features) You may not want to consider a time when you might not be able to fully take care of yourself, but the reality is there is almost a 70% chance someone turning 65 today will need some type of long-term care service and support in his or her lifetime, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Halloween Spooky Cans
Updated: October 18, 2019 - 2:52 am

(eLivingtoday.com) Get the kids involved with Halloween decorations this year with these easy-to-make “spooky cans” resembling a bat, Frankenstein and a mummy.

Safe and Sound
Updated: October 18, 2019 - 2:52 am

5 ways to reduce safety risks for young children

4 Ways Pets Improve Overall Well-Being
Posted: October 16, 2019

(Family Features) Self-care is an important piece of maintaining a happy and healthy life, and adopting a pet can be a beneficial way to improve overall well-being in a number of ways.

Beware of ‘Free Genetic Testing’ Medicare Scam
Updated: October 18, 2019 - 2:52 am

(Family Features) Over the past few years, DNA tests have become more popular across the country. However, unscrupulous people are taking advantage of the buzz around these tests to scam Medicare beneficiaries.

Be Prepared When Natural Disaster Strikes
Updated: October 18, 2019 - 2:52 am

(Family Features) Emergency situations, especially those that pertain to natural disasters, can be difficult to recover from without proper planning, which is why it’s important to take small steps from the start to help protect your family.

It Pays to Compare Using Medicare's New Plan Finder
Posted: October 16, 2019

Explore your options before the end of Open Enrollment

4 Tire Tips to Prepare for Winter
Updated: October 18, 2019 - 2:52 am

(Family Features) Among the many daily necessities that tend to take a backseat during the cold days of winter, driving is one of a handful directly affected by the weather. From slick roads caused by ice and snow to cold temperatures that can wreak havoc on certain parts of vehicles, even a simple commute to work or school may become a more treacherous activity.

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High 80°/Low 55°
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High 88°/Low 49°
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Pet Central

pets

Having a pet is a lot of responsibility, and we’ll help by giving you lots of tips and tricks! More >>

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Our fitness articles will help teach you how to work out with gym- and home-based exercises. More >>

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Enjoy the crosswords challenge in our free daily puzzles, from the harder Sunday crossword to the quicker daily. More >>

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