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Prevention of heart disease begins in childhood

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Cardiovascular diseases, such as heart attack and stroke, remain among the leading causes of death in the United States. According to the most recent Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics Update … Click to Continue »

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Shop displays movie costumes from 'Hunger Games,' 'Beautiful Creatures' and more

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John Klisavage started collecting costumes from the sets of famous movies in the early 2000s as a way to better connect with films, which he's been in love with most … Click to Continue »

Monday, Jan 15

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Hip pain caused by tear may be relieved by arthroscopic surgery

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Q. I am 59 years old and in good shape. I never hurt my hip. I work out in the gym about three times a week. Over the last few … Click to Continue »

Avoid duck lips by doing research and finding a reputable plastic surgeon

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Q. Dr. Wolf, I’m sure you’ve been asked this question hundreds of times. I would like to have my lips augmented, but I don’t want to look like a duck. … Click to Continue »

HIV/AIDS: Hope and opportunity now shines through  darkness 

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Florida ranks the highest in new HIV cases in the United States. Fortunately, HIV medication known as antiretroviral therapy (ART) can be very effective. In fact, most people in the … Click to Continue »

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Technology may take the work out of folding clothes, but I’m not done with laundry just yet

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I happened to be folding laundry in front of the TV — one of those mindless but essential chores we must all do — when what would my glassy eyes … Click to Continue »

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The 9 affordable buys that make every first home look expensive

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Whether you're moving into your first apartment or a new rental, there's always a myriad of things to consider. But perhaps the first and foremost is your budget. While your … Click to Continue »

Insider secrets to online interior design – and an awesomely eclectic home

Miami Herald / Living

Granted, Hayley Francis holds a couple practical advantages over the rest of us run-of-the-mill do-it-ourselves-ers. Professionally, Francis is the Trend & Design manager of The Mine, a Kirkland-based online home-furnishing … Click to…

Design Recipes: 10 ways to protect your home against winter elements

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With bitter cold temperatures gripping much of the country in recent weeks, what are the best ways to properly prepare your home for winter? Whether it's your full-time residence, weekend … Click to Continue »

L.A. County sets another tourism record

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For the seventh straight year, Los Angeles County has set a record for drawing big-spending tourists. The county hosted 48.3 million visitors in 2017, a 2.2 percent increase over the … Click to Continue »

Ask Angie's List: How can insulation keep my heating bills down?

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Insulation plays an important role in keeping your house cool in summer and warm in winter. But because of its passive nature, it's easy to forget that it needs to … Click to Continue »

Treasures: Set of chairs is attractive and functional, but not antique

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Dear Helaine and Joe: I am looking for information about a set of chairs I purchased a few years ago. They were found in a barn, covered with layers of … Click to Continue »

Style at Home: Bring your personality to life in your decor

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The secret to creating a beautiful home isn't in cloning a big-name designer's style, or washing a room in the latest trend. It's about thoughtfully constructing a space that celebrates … Click to Continue »

Yardsmart: How fungi grow in forest, lawns

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I discovered fungi in the coastal forests of Northern California. There I came to recognize the mushrooms, lichens and liverworts, all small primitive plants you might not notice. What makes … Click to Continue »

Mom and son lighting up the fashion world

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What do you get when you combine a mom with a passion for fashion design with a son who's a Ph.D. candidate in computer science at UC San Diego? In … Click to Continue »

Exploring the archaeological wonders of Jordan

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In Jordan's extraordinary rose-red "Lost City" of Petra, I have just huffed up 700 zigzagging stone-carved steps to the ancient mountaintop High Place of Sacrifice with its sacred altar and … Click to Continue »

Universal: Macklemore, Fifth Harmony, Sean Paul set for Mardi Gras concerts

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Universal Orlando has announced more of its concert lineup for its 2018 Mardi Gras event. Among the performers will be Macklemore, Fifth Harmony and Sean Paul, who will kick off … Click to Continue »

Plumber: Beverage faucet for bar sink

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Q: Dear Ed: I especially liked your past article on beverage faucets that deliver refreshing filtered water to a kitchen sink for cooking. Well, if a beverage faucet works as … Click to Continue »

Friday, Jan 12

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Dog teaches Vietnam veteran to love again

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On the bright afternoon of Feb. 4, 1970, a land mine tore apart a South Vietnamese soldier who stood maybe 10 feet away from Pfc. Bob Calderon, as the two … Click to Continue »

Hot Property: She hopes to be thigh-high in bids

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Finding no takers for her Palm Springs oasis, which has been on and off the market since 2008, Suzanne Somers is trying other means to squeeze interest into the 73-plus-acre … Click to Continue »

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This dog trekked 20 miles to her former owners. Their rejection didn’t stop her.

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This dog knew where she belonged, and distance was not an obstacle. Cathleen’s family had moved to a new home in Seminole, Oklahoma, east of Oklahoma City, where they couldn’t … Click to Continue »

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Listeria causes the second coast-to-coast biscuit recall in a month

Listeria on a Georgia biscuit manufacturer’s production line has caused a Florida-based frozen biscuit brand sold at Publix to be recalled. And, manufacturer Flowers Foods makes frozen biscuits for several … Click to Continue »

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Food causing the E. Coli outbreak is no longer for sale (probably), the CDC says

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The public doesn’t have to worry — probably — about buying the leafy greens connected to the most recent E. Coli outbreak that’s known to have infected 24 people and … Click to Continue »

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Shaquille O’Neal will be an officer — again. But this time he’s moved up in rank.

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First, Shaquille O’Neal became a reserve police officer for Doral and Miami Beach. But now, the former Miami Heat star’s desire to move up in rank is coming true. On … Click to Continue »

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The most magical surprise at Disney World? The world-class food

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Let's count the reasons visitors flock to Orlando, Florida. There are the endless theme parks, the sprawling convention center, and the proximity to world-class golf courses andthe Kennedy Space Center. … Click to Continue »

Thursday, Jan 11

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A 12-year-old was asleep when a cruise steward came in. It was sexual assault, she said.

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Sexual assault is one of the most reported crimes on cruise ships, but it’s not very often those cases involve a minor asleep in her cabin — and a ship … Click to Continue »

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On a luxury cruise in the Arabian Sea, on the lookout for pirates

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Pirates seldom dominate our thoughts beyond movie myths and Halloween costumes, but real pirates still threaten danger for the unwary. As my ship, the 600-passenger luxury Seabourn Encore, cruised recently … Click to Continue »

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Bear attacks man who let his dog out for a walk

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A man says he was letting his dog outside in Florida when a large bear attacked him. Andrew Meunier tells news outlets he let his dog out of his home … Click to Continue »

Listeria recall of ice cream bars is now nationwide and includes over 30 chains

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UPDATE: Friday, Fieldbrook Foods added 28,751 cases of Sundae Shoppe raspberry cream bars that came to Aldi with orange cream bars in split cases from March to August, 2017. Listeria … Click to Continue »

Turn up heat with spicy Korean condiment

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Spice up your life with the next big flavor sensation — Korean hot-chile paste known as gochujang (go-choo-jang). It has a distinctive savory (umami), sweet flavor with an enjoyable burst … Click to Continue »