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Vegetable Plots Behind Our Homes, In Our Communities

Community gardens and front-lawn vegetable patches have become more commonplace over the past decade, yielding positive benefits to those participating in them.

07/10/2013

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Bike Sharing Programs Transforming Commutes Coast To Coast

A new breed of public transportation, bike sharing programs are transforming the commutes of thousands of people from coast to coast. Are bike share programs revolutionizing our way of life? And is that a good thing?

07/03/2013

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Genetically Modified Foods: Why One Expert Wants Them Out Of Your Kitchen

Author and Wellness Expert Dr. Kathy Gruver answers some common questions about genetically modified foods.

06/26/2013

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Gun Safety: Tips For Safely Keeping A Gun In Your Home

Over a third of American households contain at least one firearm. How many of those are handled safely?

06/19/2013

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Home Air Quality: Are Americans Suffocating Themselves?

The EPA now considers poor indoor air quality to be a top risk to public health.

06/10/2013

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Medicine Cabinet Dangers: What Every Parent Needs To Know

When caring for a sick child, many parents race to the home medicine cabinet. What are they really finding there?

05/22/2013

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Home Security Systems: What You Need To Ask Before Installation

Cost and level of security don’t necessarily correspond when installing a new home security system.

05/15/2013

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Guns In Your Home: A Statistical Accident Waiting To Happen

Over 70 percent of the time a minor is killed by a gun, the gun used was housed in that minor’s own home.

05/15/2013

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Just The Facts: The Pros & Cons Of Homeschooling

Over 1.5 million children are homeschooled by their parents in the U.S.

04/17/2013

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Building Certification: What Does LEED Really Mean?

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification can offer big costs, and big savings.

04/10/2013

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Composting 101: How To Avoid Gnats & Rats

Despite its green reputation, is composting more costly than it’s worth?

04/03/2013

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Tuition Hikes: Why Higher Education Spends MIllions On Campus Cosmetics

Do universities really need spa-like gyms and dorms that could pass for luxury hotels?

03/27/2013

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Making Sense Of Obama’s Housing Market

Is the Obama administration failing the housing market? Maybe.

03/06/2013

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ObamaCare 101: Separating Fact From Fiction

What does ObamaCare mean for you? The more you understand, the better you’ll fare.

02/28/2013

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The Local Food Myth: Why Locavores May Be Getting It Wrong

Hitching health and greener planet hopes to the local food movement? You may want to reconsider.

02/20/2013

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