7 Ways to Fight Kids’ Germs

Schools, playgrounds and childcare facilities are full of energy and fun—but they’re also full of germs. Any place where lots of kids come in contact with one another is likely to have a high level of illnesses. You can’t shield … Continued

Top 5 Tips to Maximize Space In Your Dorm Room

Many college freshmen encounter a culture shock when they first move into a dorm. After having your own bedroom, you must now adjust to living in a closet-size space with someone else. Here are 5 tips from USA Today to make the most of a tight squeeze.

Five Last-Minute Travel Tips

If you are thinking about a last-minute trip, follow these tips with things to do before you leave your house or apartment:

Where to Volunteer in Your Community

Do you want to make a difference, but don’t know where to offer your help? Here are some places that can often use a helping hand.

Helpful Halloween Hints to Keep Your Kids Safe

What youngster doesn’t get a thrill out of Halloween? From dressing up as their favorite goblin, princess or superhero to hauling in the treats, Halloween can be fun for kids. But before you let your costumed character out the door, know your community’s trick-or-treat night and hours, and keep these safety tips from the American College of Emergency Physicians in mind.

Prevent Youth Sports Injuries this Fall With these Safety Tips

The fall sports season in full swing. Youth sports give kids an opportunity to learn teamwork, get physically fit and socialize. Regardless of what fall sports they participate in – football, soccer, cross country, volleyball and the like – injuries like sprains and strains can be all too common. What can you do to keep your young athletes safer on the field? Here are tips from the Youth Sports Safety Alliance to help protect them from sports-related injuries.

Home Fire Safety & Prevention Tips

Preventing house fires and fire-related injuries from cooking mishaps is on the front burner for National Fire Prevention Week Oct. 6-12, 2013

Long-Term Care Facts & Statistics [Infographic]

Planning ahead for the likelihood of needing long-term care can provide a feeling of financial security about your retirement years. Click here to learn about long-term care options. NFM-12154AO