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Nursing home says daughter is responsible for dad's bills. Here's how she fought back

A few years ago, Tracey Mitchell's dad needed to go into a nursing home.<p>Mitchell had no complaints about the care he received, but three months …

'Skip time-outs' and 9 other parenting secrets to fixing your kids' bad behavior

During her time as a Girl Scout leader, an Odyssey of the Mind coach and a playground volunteer, Katherine Reynolds Lewis began noticing something …

Here's What You Can Do to Help Someone During a Panic Attack

Anxiety and panic disorders affect a huge number of people and their loved ones. Seeing someone you love have a panic attack can be almost as scary as actually having one, and it's often difficult to know what you can do to help, particularly if you've never experienced it yourself. One woman who …

Want to sound smarter? Master these 7 grammar tips

As the executive editor of Avenue Magazine, a luxury lifestyle publication based in New York City, I see the importance of proper grammar every day. …

Cancer Cells Can Go Mysteriously Dormant For Years, And Scientists Are Beginning to Understand Why

We were wrong about cancer's uncontrollable growth.<p>Cancer has always been thought of as something that grows rapidly and uncontrollably, but this …

Cancer

Cancer Dormancy: Why Do Cancer Cells Go to Sleep?

Cancer has always been thought of as something that grows rapidly and uncontrollably, but this view may be wrong. New evidence suggests that cancer …

Cancer

The Best Toothpaste for Removing Stains, Fixing Your Breath, and Not Getting Gingivitis

For something as straightforward as oral hygiene, it’s difficult to find a toothpaste that suits your specific needs. From gum care to whitening to fresh breath, GQ’s Best Stuff rounded up the top pastes in each arena.<p>Consider this list of things that can go awry if you slip up on your oral …

Dentistry

‘Skip the big flashy house’: What credit experts advise as prices soar

Global unemployment may well have been an almost 10-year scourge when all is said and done.<p>And Canadians can expect at least 18 months more of an elevated jobless rate, according to new forecasts.<p>In a new annual outlook today, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development projected …

This Is the Salary You Need to Buy a Home in U.S. Cities

So, where's the most affordable place to buy your first home? Pittsburgh came out on top, with a salary of $32,390.09 needed to afford a property. …

4 Ways to Buy a House Without a Mortgage

Think outside the box.<p>Although mortgages are a common way to purchase a home, you can only get one if you qualify. The qualifications include an …

Achieving a perfect credit score is a lot easier than you may realize

Americans would probably be lost without their credit cards. According to ValuePenguin, the average balance-carrying household had more than $16,000 in debt as of May 2016, with total outstanding consumer debt hitting $3.4 trillion, including $929 billion in revolving debt. Considering that roughly …

No, There Is no Such Thing as ADHD

No, there is no such thing as ADHD. Somewhere along the line we have lost the understanding that kids come in all shapes and sizes. Some kids are …

The 3 Most Exciting Sex Positions For You, Based Off Your Zodiac Sign

If you've experimented with different sex positions, you can probably list your favorites very easily. So easily, in fact, that you don't even have …

The Truth About Female Orgasms

I’m sure many people know that the clitoris is highly erogenous, with around 8,000 nerve endings (about twice as many as in the penis). Elisabeth …

Why do men wake up with an erection?

Since time began, men have been giving themselves a fright – and their partners an involuntary compliment – in the mornings.<p>Yes, we’re talking about …

Home remedies to get rid of yellow teeth

It is natural for a person's teeth to become less white as they age. Many people turn to home remedies to try to get rid of yellow teeth. But which …

Dentistry

Why Babies Stop Crying When Parents Stand Up

Newborns hate it when you sit down. They are like tiny little drill sergeants, forcing new parents to stand at attention or march back and forth …

6 Ways To Have More Spiritually Fulfilling Sex

If you've recently felt the urge to have your pet's tarot cards read or to commit to a magical fitness routine, you're not alone. Millennial women …

Use This Form to Create a Resume That Will Wow Employers

When you are fresh out of school and looking for your first job, the process can be overwhelming. One of the most difficult aspects of job searching …

Employment

My Two-Decade Journey with Cancer Immunotherapy

This writer was once told his cancer had nothing to do with his immune system. The medical view on immunotherapy has changed dramatically since …

Is sticky poop normal?

Bowel movements can be a sensitive topic for many people. However, their color, frequency, shape, and texture can provide valuable health information.<p>…

A psychotherapist shares the 7 things successful people do every night

How you spend your night can have a huge impact on the day that follows.<p>Do you spend your time ruminating over issues? Or maybe you stress over something that didn't quite go right during the day. There's no doubt: How you think affects how you feel.<p>This is particularly important at night, as you …

Success

Tip: Get Harder Down There

7 things that will give you better erections (and 2 things that won't).<p>Testosterone: Without adequate levels of testosterone, or more importantly, a …

Lackadaisical

22 Home Hacks That'll Make Renters Say "Why Didn't I Know About This Sooner?"

Save that security deposit.

8 Ways To Start Or Buy An E-Commerce Business In Midlife

You’ve read the headlines that scream about how the Internet economy is quickly reaching $4 trillion. And you’ve endured the cable news cycling through storylines of Internet powerhouses such as Amazon, Google and Facebook. Maybe it’s time for <i>you</i> to become an Internet entrepreneur yourself in …

eCommerce

Read this before you give your kid his or her first smartphone

While it might not bring parents as much joy as a first step or first word, the right time to introduce kids to a smartphone is an important moment.<p>Smartphones have become the most important piece of technology we own, connecting us with friends, keeping us updated on the world around us, and …

Apps

Dry coughs, wet coughs, mucus: Everything you need to know about coughs and phlegm

It’s not just you. Everyone seems to be coughing right now.<p>During the winter months, people can develop lingering coughs and a build up of mucus in …

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You Bought Your First Gun — Now What? Advice for the New Defensive Firearms Owner. Part 3

I’m going to wind up this series with a discussion on training, how to keep your skills sharp and finish with some of the legal issues regarding the …

How to make your bedroom look twice as big, with no construction!

Obviously, when you have a small room in a pretty family house that you want to make larger, adding an extension and knocking out some walls is the …