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10 Questions To Ask A Financial Advisor

By Laura Shin <br>It’s not easy finding a financial advisor. After all, you have to trust this virtual stranger enough to reveal your financial situation – or hand your money over -- to him or her. But these steps can help you find the right fit.<p>Ask friends and family for referrals, says …

10 Easy Crockpot Meals To Make Dinnertime A Breeze

Simplify dinner time with these 10 easy crock pot recipes. Prep these easy crock pot recipes ahead of time, freeze them in zip-lock bags, and when …

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Parents: Parenting News & Advice for Moms and Dads

The legendary rocker clearly loved having his boys with him on his birthday.<p>The singer shared a wacky childhood photo on Twitter to celebrate her …

Turn a Closet or Cupboard into a Workstation

If you have some space in your closet or cupboard that you don’t need, don’t let it go to waste. You could turn it into a small home office! Here are …

Lemon Dijon Vinaigrette

This lemon Dijon zinger is a dressing for all seasons<p>Despite its name, Chris Hastings’s go-to dressing is not actually a vinaigrette in the strictest sense. Its pucker relies on lemon juice emulsified with Dijon mustard and olive oil; shallots and fresh herbs add earthiness and depth. But don’t …

Essential Space Saving Tips for the Kitchen

Maybe it’s a little more apparent at this time of year, in the thick of the holiday season when so much is happening in the kitchen (and with so many …

What That Pain in Your Leg Really Means - Consumer Reports

Symptom: Cramping or sudden contractions in your calf or thigh<p><b>Possible problem:</b> Did you just start an exercise regimen or suddenly cut back on one? …

Best Gift Websites - Consumer Reports

We know what you’re thinking: Nice gifts for $25 and less? No way! But it can be done. The websites listed here offer holiday gifts at a wide range …

Choosing the Best Travel Credit Card - Consumer Reports

You can earn rewards toward free travel from an airline card linked to a specific carrier or from a general bank credit card that pays points you can …

Foodily Blog

Foodily Blog

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Eliminated 'Voice' contestant Kat Robichaud: Show should be about more than vocals

Kat Robichaud’s time finally ran out on Tuesday's episode of “The Voice,” and she saw it coming.<p>“I woke up (Tuesday) morning pretty much preparing to be in the bottom three and preparing myself to go home just because I've been in the bottom three twice," the singer told TODAY after the show. …

Supporting People With Multiple Chronic Conditions: A Health Priority

We live in a time of remarkable transformation in our health care system, accelerated by the Affordable Care Act. A focus on supporting those with MCC is critically important to enhance health, improve care, and lower costs.<p>As physicians, we have both had the privilege and the responsibility of …

Health Care

Low Vitamin D Linked With Fatty Liver Disease Risk

<i>By Natalie San Luis</i><p>Fatty liver disease develops when fat collects in the liver, preventing normal filtration and sometimes causing organ damage. A new study looked at vitamin D's role in this disease.<p>Researchers compared vitamin D levels of non-obese patients, some of whom had fatty liver …

Jack Osbourne On His Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis: 'You Can't Take Good Health For Granted'

Jack Osbourne, son of Ozzy, was just 26 -- and his daughter just weeks old -- when he was diagnosed with the autoimmune disease multiple sclerosis.<p>"I had about four days of like, 'Pity party, woe is me, it's all over,'" he says in the clip above of his recent HuffPost Live appearance. "Then I did …

Takeda colitis drug raises PML concern: FDA staff

(Reuters) - An experimental drug for ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease from Takeda Pharmaceutical Co could pose risk of a potentially fatal brain infection called PML even though the problem has not been seen in clinical trials, staff members of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on …

Study casts doubt on whether extra vitamin D prevents disease

LONDON (Reuters) - Researchers cast doubt on the prevailing wisdom that vitamin D supplements can prevent conditions like cancer, diabetes and heart disease, saying on Friday low vitamin D may be a consequence, not a cause, of ill health.<p>The findings could have implications for millions of people …

Are plain cigarettes packets working in Australia?

Plain cigarette packets could be introduced in England if they are found to discourage smoking.<p>The scheme is already in place in Australia, where health experts believe it to be working.<p>Fiona Sharkie, Executive Director of Quit Victoria, said that calls to their helpline had increased once plain …

TB vaccine 'could help prevent MS'

<b>An anti-tuberculosis vaccine could prevent multiple sclerosis, early research suggests.</b><p>A small-scale study by researchers at the Sapienza University of Rome has raised hopes that the disease can be warded off when early symptoms appear.<p>More research is needed before the BCG vaccine can be trialled …

6 Squat Variations For Total-Body Strength

<i>By Joe Vennare for Life By DailyBurn</i><p>Love them or love to hate them, squats are one of the best exercises for increasing strength and size, while simultaneously burning fat. It's no wonder they're often referred to as the king of all strength training exercises. Still, some gym-goers opt out of …

Emergency Rooms Prepare for Influx of 'Holiday Heart Syndrome'

10 Things That Slow Your Metabolism

Beat these culprits to burn more calories<p>Need another reason to love your body? It burns calories all by itself—as long as you don't get in the way. See, every cell in your body plays a role in energy metabolism—the process of turning the food you eat into energy that keeps your heart beating, …

Nutrition

5-Minute Breakfasts That Are Actually Healthy

Seriously, you have no excuse for hitting the drive-thru

Breakfast