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Take time to talk to teens about alcohol before homecoming

A talk with your teen can go a long way toward keeping him or her safe.

5 fast facts about the flu

Here's maybe the most important fact about the flu: Almost everyone age 6 months and older needs to get a vaccine.

Start school later in the morning? Parents are split on the idea

Both the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and the American Academy of Pediatrics recommend that school start no earlier than 8:30 a.m. for teenagers.

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5 ways to make your home safer from falls

Older adults are particularly vulnerable to having a serious injury or even dying from a fall. These tips can help you stay steady on your feet.

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Growing older, staying healthy

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Caring for the little one in your life

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Information about good and bad types of cholesterol

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