Assisted living communities often provide basic supports, such as lawn care and housekeeping services, while offering residents an opportunity to commune with peers. (Getty Images) With advancing age, and changing care needs, many older adults – and their families – face ...Read More »
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You only need some pantry staples and a few minutes to keep guests well-fed. (Getty Images) Just picture this day: You go to the supermarket, place only the best foods in your cart, come home and create a delicious meal for ...Read More »
If you keep chickens or other poultry in your backyard, wash your hands after handling them and don’t let them roam in your home. (Getty Images) If you’re thinking of keeping live poultry in your backyard, take care: That fluffy little ...Read More »
Try changing the subject or simply walking away. (Getty Images) About 25 years ago, Linda Bacon brought her partner home for the holidays. Her parents did not approve of the female guest’s masculine look – and told her so. “[My partner] just stood ...Read More »
Relationships in their early stages should mostly involve the two adults. If you decide to introduce your new love interest to your kids, keep things simple (and avoid having a lengthy discussion with your children in advance of the meeting). (Getty ...Read More »
Stimulants do similar things from a pharmacologic perspective as nicotine.” (Getty Images) It’s no secret that many people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder may gravitate towards cigarette smoking. Many experts indicate that there is an association between people with the disorder and the desire ...Read More »
Research shows spanking and other forms of physical punishment can lead to increased behavior problems, including aggression. (Getty Images) The debate over whether parents should spank their children has continued for decades despite what science says about its harmful effects on ...Read More »
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A high blood sugar gives bacteria an easier environment to grow. (Getty Images) Diabetes can affect your oral health in ways you might not expect. First, when you have diabetes, it’s harder for your body to fight off infection, including gum disease. “Uncontrolled ...Read More »