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How to Keep Seniors Mobile at Home

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - You're getting older, and those day-to-day tasks that never took a second thought are becoming more difficult. Your kids are urging you to downsize and move to an apartment in a senior living community where everything would be on one level, but that's the last thing you want to do. After all, home is where your heart is, and it's...

Prepare Your Pipes for a Winter Cold Snap

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Winter has a certain amount of charm that comes with it -- from sledding and outdoor ice skating to snowmen and brightly lit trees. But when icy weather hits, and your pipes are ill-prepared, it can mean a long (and costly) spring. Here's what happens: When temperatures drop, trapped water in pipes can freeze. Since water expands...

Move Over Rosé: It's High Season for Shandy

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - While last summer was a record-setting high season for French Provencal rosé, all signs seem to point to a new European invasion this year; the shandy is having its moment. Hailing from 17th-century Europe, a shandy traditionally consists of beer mixed with equal parts lemonade, ginger beer or citrus soda. Originally known as...

A Minor Auto Accident Can Cause Chronic Headaches

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Too often, chronic headaches, including migraines, are the result of anything from a simple fender bender to a more major motor vehicle accident. For many, relief is as close as their dentist's office -- even years later. "We recently helped a 106-year-old patient who had suffered from decades of chronic headaches resulting from an...