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  • November 21, 2017

Barron News-Shield: Senior Living

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Prepare the perfect turkey for your holiday meal

(BPT) - Think of the holiday season and answer this question: The holidays are the only time of year I do … what?

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Pet Central

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

Fitness

Fitness

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

Crosswords

Crosswords

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

Sudoku

Sudoku

Every Sudoku has a unique solution that can be reached logically. Enter numbers into the blank spaces so that each row, column and 3x3 box contains the numbers 1 to 9. More >>




Recent Headlines

Friday 11/17/2017
Homeowners liable for snow and ice control
Updated: November 21, 2017 - 3:33 am

(BPT) - Whenever it snows, it is common to see shopping center employees and business owners out and about clearing pathways, parking spaces and entrances of snow and ice. But this isn’t just good business to help customers get in the door, it is also a liability issue should someone slip, fall and injure themselves. Homeowners, too, face similar, albeit more limited, liability if they fail to take adequate steps to remove such slippery hazards from their property.

Wednesday 11/15/2017
5 questions about applying for disability benefits
Updated: November 21, 2017 - 3:34 am

(BPT) - Age and chronic illness can take a toll. A June 2017 study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds that the most costly health conditions in the U.S. include: heart disease, cancer, arthritis, stroke and type 2 diabetes. An estimated 117 million people have one or more chronic health conditions.

Monday 11/13/2017
Veterans fought for freedom; struggle with lung health
Updated: November 21, 2017 - 3:33 am

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Thursday 11/09/2017
Tips for helping reduce the burden of Alzheimer's caregiving
Updated: November 10, 2017 - 3:33 am

(BPT) - Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or other dementias is exceptionally demanding, and especially challenging. The caregiving needs of people living with Alzheimer’s are not only often more extensive, but are often needed over many years — even decades.

Friday 11/03/2017
Tips for Tackling Age-Related Skin Issues
Updated: November 09, 2017 - 2:29 pm

(StatePoint) Aging is a fact of life, and your skin is no exception. However, experts say that there is a lot you can do to help your skin at all stages of life.

Thursday 10/26/2017
Flu facts: Top 5 things you need to know about the flu shot this year
Updated: November 09, 2017 - 2:28 pm

(BPT) - You hear about it on the news. You see the signs in the pharmacy windows. Even your friends and co-workers are talking about it. The flu shot is a highly discussed topic, and for good reason!

Tuesday 10/24/2017
How you and your behavior affect your car insurance rates
Updated: November 01, 2017 - 3:33 am

(BPT) - The average American driver pays more than $1,300 per year for car insurance, but some pay a third of that average while others pay nearly 30 times that amount, according to research by The Zebra, an auto insurance search engine. High prices, wide disparity in rates and a number of misunderstandings could be why a survey by the same company found nearly 61 percent of Americans think their auto insurance is too expensive, and nearly 29 percent think it’s an outright scam.

A New Kind of Life Insurance for Those Living with Diabetes
Updated: November 01, 2017 - 3:33 am

(BPT) - For people living with diabetes, the condition is a part of their everyday life and one that impacts many of their decisions, from balancing what they eat to taking care of their health. One area that might not be top of mind for people living with diabetes is life insurance. That’s because many people with diabetes believe they won't be able to get life insurance if they have the condition.

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