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    Pet trends with benefits

    (BPT) - What are the latest pet trends that will impact you and your furry friends tomorrow? Petrendologist Charlotte Reed discusses 12 trends that affect both you and your pet. “By researching your pet product choices, you are ensuring safer and healthier animal family members as well as their environment for years to come, without breaking the bank,” she says.

  • Kitchen Bed Bath

    Splurge versus save: High end kitchen design that won't break the bank

    (BPT) - Ninety-eight percent of people believe good design enhances their daily lives, and they’re willing to pay more for products that truly reflect their own personal style and aesthetic, according to a new study from Dwell. Drawing the line between “splurging” on those premium items that bring a design vision to life and finding ways to “save” money on the backend can sometimes be a bit challenging, though.

Top Story

7 effective habits to prevent hearing loss

(BPT) - Hearing loss is common, but the perception that hearing loss is only caused by aging is incorrect. More than 36 million Americans have hearing loss. It is considered the third most chronic condition among the elderly, according to the Hearing Loss Association of America. Changing lifestyle habits and treating a variety of health conditions can help prevent hearing loss.

Pet Central


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



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



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



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 07/31/2015
Not Seeing a Chiropractor Could Cost You
Updated: August 01, 2015 - 2:30 am

(NewsUSA) - Didn't consult a chiropractor first for your back pain? That'll cost you $1.3 billion.

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Steampunk Steamrolls Into Living Rooms Nationwide
Updated: August 01, 2015 - 2:30 am

(NewsUSA) - There is a movement afoot that is taking fashion and design to a new level. It's a retro-futuristic style blending science fiction with a 19th century Victorian era aesthetic, and it's called Steampunk. This eye-catching look is popping up everywhere: in theaters, movies, music and red-carpet fashion.

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The Race To Mars Has Begun!
Updated: August 01, 2015 - 2:30 am

(NAPSI)— “We choose to go to the Moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard.” On September 12, 1962, Kennedy gave his famous “man on the moon” speech and seven years later, mankind was there!

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Minority Groups And Mental Health Treatment: Reasons Why Some Do Not Get The Care They Need
Updated: August 01, 2015 - 2:30 am

(NAPSI)—Without treatment, mental health problems can negatively affect many areas of a person’s life. It is important for all people to have access to health care, particularly if mental health treatment is needed. However, there are some obstacles for some minority groups to getting this care.

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Cool Ideas For A More Comfortable Home
Updated: August 01, 2015 - 2:30 am


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Eight Clever Kitchen Tricks For The Generations
Updated: August 01, 2015 - 2:30 am

(NAPSI)—If yours is among the 5.1 million families that the U.S. Census Bureau says live in multigeneration homes, there are eight tasteful ideas that can help you make your kitchen better for everyone.

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New Technologies Helping To Make Ethanol More Sustainable
Updated: August 01, 2015 - 2:30 am

(NAPSI)—Ethanol is helping America reduce its dependence on foreign oil, lowering gas prices, improving the environment with lower emissions and growing the economy with jobs that can’t be outsourced. In 2014 alone, the ethanol industry created and supported nearly 400,000 new jobs across the country1. And a University of Wisconsin/Iowa State University study found that, in 2011, ethanol saved consumers an average of $1.09 per gallon1.

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Bring A Celebrity To School By Showing Your Calculator Love
Updated: August 01, 2015 - 2:31 am

(NAPSI)—American parents spend about $26 billion a year on school supplies for their kids, according to the National Retail Federation.

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