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5 Ways to Fight the Weight War After 50
Wellness

5 Ways to Fight the Weight War After 50

For many reasons, it becomes more difficult to make the scale budge as you grow older.

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Double Giving
Community

Double Giving

With so many worthy organizations to choose from, here’s something to think about: making choices that count twice in supporting people with special needs.

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Holding Onto Joy (and Your Budget)
Family

Holding Onto Joy (and Your Budget)

I love this time of year. It’s a season of joy, cozy nights by the…

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The Santa Clause Conundrum
Just For Fun

The Santa Clause Conundrum

My son believed in Santa Claus until he was in high school. At first, when…

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If you haven’t been taking the flu seriously, it may be time to reconsider. Here’s a look at the flu’s cost to our finances, our health and our society.

It’s probably no surprise that studies have found a direct correlation between your health and your wealth. You may want to save more money, of course, but you can also take steps to reduce your risk for developing a chronic health condition. In other words, consider putting your money where your health is.

If you or your family members sometimes skip annual flu shots, you aren’t alone: Only about 40 percent of U.S. residents got the flu vaccine last year. But skipping the flu shot could be a deadly gamble.