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Tuesday 05/05/2015
Protecting And Improving Your Child's Vision Two Ways
Updated: May 06, 2015 - 1:33 am

(NAPSI)—As a parent, you may wonder whether your preschooler has a vision problem or when a first eye exam should be scheduled.

Sunday 05/03/2015
Eye Care as You Age
Updated: May 04, 2015 - 1:33 am

(Family Features) Which health screenings and exams are top priorities for you? If you’re like most adults, monitoring your weight, cholesterol, and blood pressure is probably part of your health care routine. But what about vision care?

Smart Saving Strategies for Small Business
Updated: May 04, 2015 - 1:33 am

(Family Features) Although small businesses comprise a huge majority of the U.S. economy, their owners often find themselves at a disadvantage when it comes to operating costs. Small businesses overpay for everything from wireless service to healthcare to taxes, because they don’t have time or resources to research, negotiate or haggle.

Alzheimer’s Disease Study Seeks African American Volunteers
Updated: May 04, 2015 - 1:33 am

(Family Features) More than 5 million Americans are currently suffering from Alzheimer’s disease and scientists expect this number to triple by 2050. Experts say that African Americans are two to three times more likely than white Americans to develop the disease. A groundbreaking study testing whether an investigational drug can prevent or slow the development of Alzheimer’s seeks volunteers – including African Americans – who have just the earliest changes in their brain associated with the disease but don’t yet have any symptoms.

DIY Kids’ Room Makeovers
Updated: May 04, 2015 - 1:33 am

(Family Features) Once school lets out, it’s a great time to make updates to kids’ rooms. Not only does it let children personalize their own space with decor that reflects their growing personality, it’s a great way to keep them busy with all that extra time to burn.

Understanding the individual needs of your pet
Updated: May 04, 2015 - 1:33 am

(Family Features) For the millions of dog owners in the U.S., understanding the health issues associated with their dog’s breed(s) can be critical for the nutrition, training and overall healthcare of furry family members.

Celebrate Graduates with DIY Party Decor, Gifts
Updated: May 04, 2015 - 1:33 am

(Family Features) Graduation marks a major milestone in any student’s life, and the event calls for a celebration to remember. Whether you’re planning a party in honor of the graduate or commemorating the accomplishment from afar, consider these fun DIY party projects.

Creating Sustainable, Beautiful Landscapes
Updated: May 04, 2015 - 1:33 am

(Family Features) For most homeowners, sunny skies lead to more time spent enjoying nature in your coveted outdoor spaces. If you’ve considered revamping your open-air landscapes, let this be your season to bring the elements of beauty and design to the environment.

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