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What causes more deaths in the home than fires or gas leaks may surprise you
Phone calls by experienced scammers can be very convincing, even for the skeptical
Research suggests that changes in our brains as we age may be a key factor
When a cough doesn't go away, it could be more serious
The search for a missing L.A. woman, plus safety advice
Strength and conditioning classes focus on fall prevention and connecting with others
New guidelines offer possible steps before taking the keys away
These 10 items will help make your transition easier
These basics help kids protect themselves in scary situations
He won't encore at the 2020 Olympics, but he has a lofty goal
It's easy to get scammed. Here's how to protect your home and your money.
Life isn't always rainbows and sunshine. Sometimes, kids need to experience that.
Such drugs can be dangerous and ineffective. Here's what you can try instead.
Chances are, an offer to repair your computer is bogus
The goal is to get everyone 50 to 75 checked, but colonoscopy isn't the only choice
A BBB study busts the myth of the duped little old lady
We have write-offs for energy efficiency, why not for aging efficiency?
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