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Best Time to Buy Things - Consumer Reports

How To Clean Granite | All-Purpose Cleaners - Consumer Reports

<b>What’s the best way to clean granite?—Elizabeth Mendelsohn Arlington, Va.</b><p>Use a mild all-purpose cleaner, following the directions. Dry the surface, …

Hospital Tests To Avoid - Consumer Reports

If you or someone you care for is in the hospital, you should watch out for two practices that patients are often subjected to, but often are not …

14 Filters You Should Be Changing at Home

Dryers that don’t dry, vacuum cleaners that don’t clean, and air conditioners that don’t cool may all be plagued by the same problem: a clogged or …

Crock Pot slow cookers are a must for fast-paced lives - Consumer Reports

Keep perishable foods refrigerated until prep time. If you cut meat and vegetables in advance, store them separately in the refrigerator.<p>Always thaw …

Best Restaurant Brands Sold in Supermarkets - Consumer Reports

<b>Restaurant or brand</b><p><b>Meal</b><p><b>Restaurant dish</b><p><b>Frozen dish</b><p><b>Frozen like restaurant version?</b><p><b>Frozen worth a try?</b><p><b>Boston Market</b><p><b>Chicken pot pie</b><p>$5.80 for whole pie. …

Brain Games | Brain Training - Consumer Reports

<b>A:</b> Possibly. Age and genetics are the main determinants of a person’s risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. Lifestyle …

Consumer Reports Magazine

WASHING MACHINE REVIEWS <br>The Best Matching Washers and Dryers These washer-dryer pairs cleaned up in Consumer Reports' tests.<p>TV REVIEWS <br>Best 4K TVs to …

How to Prevent Colon Cancer | Colon Cancer Screening - Consumer Reports

Colonoscopy is highly effective at preventing colorectal cancer, the second deadliest type of cancer, because it allows a doctor to detect …

5 Easy Kitchen Updates for $500 or Less

If your kitchen is looking a little shabby, there's still time for quick and inexpensive upgrades before the holidays arrive. Here are five ways to …

Best Store-Brand Dishwasher Detergents | Dishwasher Detergent Reviews - Consumer Reports News

Buying store-brand dishwasher detergents could save you a couple bucks each week, which over the course of the year adds up nicely. But even at their …

How to Protect Yourself from the Flu - Consumer Reports

Why the flu is so much worse than a cold<p>Flu vaccine 101<p>According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), everyone (including babies …

Some top-loaders put laundry out of reach | Consumer Reports

1 Thing to Do Every Morning (Plus 2 More to Do at Night)

Mariel Hemingway and her soul mate, Bobby Williams, say every day is an opportunity to find ways—big and small—to transform our lives. One way to …

10 Signs Your Life Is on the Right Track

It looks great from the outside, but are you living the life you were meant to? How to check in with your inner self.<p>Your Reputation Precedes You<p>Your …

The Biggest Mistakes Women Make When Grocery Shopping

Find out which are the worst (and best) days for deals, where you'll find the priciest (and cheapest) items shelved and who you should never bring …

The Best Jacket for Your Body (and 5 More Fall Obsessions)

It's time to bundle up! I searched high and low for the best cold-weather options for every body type. Here are my picks—and the shapes they flatter …

Martha Beck: How to Stop Taking Out Your Anger on Others

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10 Money Decisions You'll Always Regret

Live fully, move in the direction of the future and regret nothing! Well, except that late-night, infomercial Roomba purchase...and these other …

8 Surprising Things That'll Make You Wildly Successful

We know, we know. Never stop learning. Set goals. Never fear failure. Get grit. Give. But what achievement enhancers don't we expect?<p>One …

What Your Gut Bacteria Say About You

The 100 trillion microbes that live in your gut know—and influence—you from the inside out. So what can they tell you about yourself? Here's a …

My Notorious Life

From the true story of a woman's 15 months in captivity to Oprah's Super Soulful Book of the Month, these reads will amaze you.<p>Enon<p>By Paul Harding<p>238 …

8 Essential Fall Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

Turn fall's bounty into ridiculously good dinners and treats with these apple—and pumpkin-centric recipes.<p>A New Way to Think of Butternut Squash<p>A …

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Is this Normal? Questions About Aging That You're Too Embarrassed to Ask

<b>Q. Argh, facial hair! Is there any way to get rid of it?</b><p><b>A.</b> Many women are at some point plagued by errant hairs on their chin or upper lip, says …

Martha Beck: 5 Things to Cross Off Your Bucket List Today

They say it's never too late. But of course it is—for all the things that waste your time, drain your energy and make you feel anything less than …

Positive Thinking