Keep Your Pets Safe this Halloween

Halloween can be a very dangerous time for pets.

According to insurer Nationwide, emergency critical care and toxicology calls to the Pet Poison Helpline increase by 12 percent during the week of Halloween, making it the call center’s busiest time of year.

Pets often gorge on Halloween treats, and…

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Billions Participated in Global Handwashing Day, and Didn’t Even Know It

There’s a Day for just about everything, and the everyday practice of handwashing got its due on October 15. Many people missed the big day, but washed their hands nonetheless.

Nonetheless, commercial washroom products maker Bradley Corp. sees handwashing as serious business.

The company points out that on a…

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In Politics (as with Everything Else These Days), Millennials Are the Focus

In Politics (as with Everything Else These Days), Millennials Are the Focus

A 70 million-strong generation is fast replacing the Baby Boomers as the focus of everyone from marketers to real estate firms to politicians. Yes, we’re talking about the Millennials.

Millennials haven’t replaced Boomers as a…

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Why Teens Should Be Afraid This Halloween

We all love scary Halloween movies involving “teens in trouble”. However, it is real life that really poses a threat to teens.

According to data from the testing specialists at Alcohol Monitoring Systems, alcohol violations on the Saturday before Halloween this year will be 4½ times higher than a typical…

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Hurricane Matthew Was a Killer

Hurricane Matthew had killed at least 26 people in the U.S. as of Monday, according to reporting by Wright and Sean Breslin at Weather.com.

Matthew brought its destructive fury to U.S. shores after tearing through the Caribbean region, and killing more than 1,000 in Haiti alone…

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