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How to Help Your Teen Survive Early School Start Times

Photo: tommaso79 (Shutterstock)Even though countless experts, including the American Association of Pediatrics, say that high schools should not start so ding-dang early in the morning, many still do. That means teens are commonly sleep-deprived,...
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What Is Heel-Toe Drop, and Does It Matter for Runners?

Photo: fizkes (Shutterstock)We’ve previously written about why people shouldn’t overthink their running shoes. At the same time, knowing your body and finding the right shoe fit could make the difference between lacing up for...
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What Parents Need to Know About Enterovirus D68

Photo: L Julia (Shutterstock)The CDC recently issued an alert to healthcare providers about enterovirus D68, which has turned up in children who were hospitalized with severe respiratory illnesses. This virus can also cause a...
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Why You Should See a Therapist Even If You Don’t ‘Need’ One

Photo: Prostock-studio (Shutterstock)Although the stigma surrounding mental health and therapy is fading, it’s still there. Many people think of therapy as something you turn to only when you’re actively struggling with your mental health,...
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How Many Cups of Coffee You Should Drink Per Day, According to ‘Science’

Photo: sebra (Shutterstock)A study that’s in the news right now claims that people who drink two to three cups of coffee per day live longer than people who avoid coffee. So should we all...
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Make Ultra-Tender Biscuits With Oat Flour

Photo: Allie Chanthorn ReinmannThe quest for tender biscuits always starts out the same—smashing butter, flour, and liquid together—and yet, it can end in all sorts of ways. Besides the occasionally dry, crunchy biscuit, the...
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When to Use a Legal App (and When to Hire an Actual Lawyer)

Photo: fizkes (Shutterstock)We are definitely living in the future. Smartphones and advances in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) have granted the average citizen access to resources once reserved only for folks with...
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Expensive Credit Cards That Don’t Seem Worth It, But Are

Photo: Valeri Potapova (Shutterstock)There are a lot of expensive credit cards on the market these days: Some of them have annual fees that can be as high as $500, so it’s natural to wonder...
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You Can Buy Cheaper Nintendo Switch Games From Another Country

Photo: Shuang Li (Shutterstock)Given the strength of the dollar these days, many U.S.-based shoppers are looking to overseas retailers for better deals on products, and one of the best places to save money right...
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