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Knowing When You Need Glasses

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For many people, getting glasses was a part of their childhood. However, adults who begin to notice deteriorating vision may find it difficult to know when to visit an optometrist, as the process often comes on very gradually. Additionally, people who wear glasses normally may find it hard to know when it’s time to change … More

How to Contribute If You Cannot Donate Blood

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Contrary to popular belief, you do not need to donate blood in order to make a difference at a blood drive. Of course, anyone in good health is encouraged to donate because it helps saves lives, but there are other ways to help too. This article will offer some alternatives for the needle-phobic and will … More

Setting Clear Goals for Your Business Plan

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Business plans are essentially roadmaps that outline the trajectory of your organization for the next three to five years. These plans are critical for keeping your investors interested and keeping your business on-track with its goals. Since December is National Write a Business Plan Month, below are some helpful tips for setting clear business plan … More

Avoiding Slips, Trips and Falls in Your Restaurant

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Because the holiday season is usually the busiest time of the year for restaurants, it’s more important than ever to avoid slips, trips and falls—incidents that cause thousands of workers to suffer lost pay and serious pain every year. Additionally, a slip, trip or fall can lead to sprains, strains, broken bones and even serious … More

How to Host a Healthy Holiday Meal

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Although the idea of sitting down to a healthy holiday meal may not sound very mouthwatering at first thought, there are some sneaky ways to make your holiday meal healthy without anyone knowing what they’re missing. Say goodbye to the notion that “healthy” is a bad word, and consider these tips when planning your holiday … More

Gift an Experience This Holiday Season

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What gifts did you give, and what gifts did you receive last holiday season? Chances are, you might not remember. Gifts can bring a lot of satisfaction at the time they’re received. But let a couple of months pass, and next thing you know that trendy sweater is lost in a heap in the closet, … More

Holiday Decorating Safety

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Although decorative lights are great for getting your home ready for the holidays, they can also present a safety risk if they aren’t displayed and maintained properly. Your home’s electrical systems can be overloaded if you use too many lights in one electrical socket, and displaying lights outside can be dangerous if you put up … More

Buying Travel Insurance for the Holidays

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As the holidays approach, many people will find themselves traveling to see friends and family. Unfortunately, some unforeseen problems—such as bad weather, injury, illness or other last-minute emergencies—may mean you need to alter or cancel your travel plans. If you’re traveling this holiday season and you’re concerned that you might have to absorb the costs … More

Food Safety During the Holidays

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Often, the holiday season means big meals with lots of friends and family. However, that also means that, with all of that extra cooking, there might be an increased chance of unsafe food handling practices. So in case you need a refresher, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) offers these four tips for food safety … More

Top Holiday Shopping Scams

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With the holidays approaching, odds are you might be doing some more shopping than usual. Unfortunately, that means that scam artists will also be trying to cash in. In order to stay safe during the holidays, watch out for these common holiday shopping scams Package theft. In 2015, the United States Postal Service alone delivered … More

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