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September 21, 2017
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PET PRODUCTS Keep Your Dog From Dining In The Litter Box

(NAPSI)—If your home is like most, you share it with at least one animal friend. According to a recent Harris Poll, 62 percent of Americans have at least one pet; half of cat owners also have a dog; and a third of dog owners also have a cat. Dogs and cats living together, however, can

September 21, 2017
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EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS Vital Advice For Hearing Aid Wearers by Dr. Navid Taghvaei

(NAPSI)—Some disasters, such as hurricanes, can be tracked in advance so you have time to prepare before they actually strike. Others descend with little to no advance warning. If you have hearing loss, the wisest course is to put an emergency plan into place while there is no threat brewing. These four tips can help:

September 21, 2017
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DECORATING TRENDS Small Is Big In Home Design

(NAPSI)—With the average American household at around 21/2 people, according to Census Bureau research, there’s an increased desire for downsizing. Many people—students, millennials, empty nesters and seniors—are now living in small apartments and tiny houses. In addition, in homes of any size, the lines between the kitchen and other living areas are blurring as the

September 19, 2017
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YOUR LAWN Do This Fall Yard Work And Reap Springtime Benefits

(NAPSI)—Lots of people think their family yards need less attention in the fall but autumn is no time to ignore your lawn and landscape. “What you do now will determine the quality of your family yard next spring and summer,” explained Kris Kiser, president and CEO of the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI), the international

September 19, 2017
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POINTERS FOR PARENTS Looking To Develop Your Girl’s Leadership Skills? Try Girl Scouts

(NAPSI)—If you’re ever the parent or grandparent of a girl, recent research from the University of Essex in England may provide some surprising but important information: Girls are more willing to take risks, speak up, and take on leadership roles when in single-gender environments. In the study, researchers found that when in all-girl groups, female