Finance & Family Archive


A Valentine’s Day Dinner Menu for the Whole Family

03/02/2020 06:00am | 289 views

Before kids, my husband and I used Valentine's Day as a good excuse to dress up and take ourselves out to a restaurant for a fancy dinner. I'll never forget the year of the great Valentine's Day blizzard, when, undeterred by dumping snow, we donned snow pants and winter boots over our fancy clothes and trekked down to the local trattoria for a cozy, most memorable dinner on that Day of Love.

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The Vape Ban—With Some Notable Exceptions—Just Went Nationwide

30/01/2020 06:00am | 353 views

By Sarah Rense

Minty and fruity vape pods are out, but menthol and tobacco flavors remain safe.

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Treatment Insights

Cancer death rate in the US sees largest one-year drop ever, report says

24/01/2020 06:00am | 558 views

Researchers on Wednesday reported the largest-ever one-year decline in the U.S. cancer death rate, a drop they credited to advances in lung tumor treatments.

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Treatment Insights

5 Things That Will Change Cancer Care in the Next Decade

17/01/2020 06:00am | 503 views

by Hallie Levine, AARP

From 'liquid biopsies' to precision medicine to immunology, advances to benefit older patients.

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Behavioral Tendencies

Tips For Keeping The Holidays Peaceful for the Kids

24/12/2019 06:00am | 3430 views

By Azmaira H. Maker Ph.D. Azmaira H. Maker Ph.D.

Keeping the holidays peaceful and joyful for the kids is critical, given the multiple stressors parents experience at this time. Travel plans, family get-togethers, finances and budgets, children being home from school, meal planning, and differences in cultural, spiritual, and religious celebratory practices can trigger significant conflicts. Hence, as the holidays approach, it's important for parents (married or divorced) to be mindful of the arguments and negotiations, and the need to keep the holidays pleasurable for kids.

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