More Homeowners Are Rejecting Large Houses in Favor of New

Jul 31, 14 More Homeowners Are Rejecting Large Houses in Favor of New

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It’s almost surprising that it took over six years of living in a recession for many American families to reject cookie-cutter homes in expansive housing developments; nevertheless, the “tiny home” movement seems to be picking up and gaining popularity among many middle-class American individuals and families. An...

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Women Using Nicotine Patches During Pregnancy More Likely to Have Children With ADHD

Jul 30, 14 Women Using Nicotine Patches During Pregnancy More Likely to Have Children With ADHD

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Could quitting smoking during pregnancy increase the risk of a child developing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)? According to a new study from the Aarhus University of Denmark, there is a link between women using nicotine replacements during pregnancy, and children developing ADHD. Previous studies have indicated...

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Airline Fees Are Racking Up, and Your Cargo Could Still be in Danger

Jul 22, 14 Airline Fees Are Racking Up, and Your Cargo Could Still be in Danger

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Airfare costs always seem to be increasing, but the rising prices are not just ticket prices. Airports are raking in money hand over fist in ancillary fees charged to passengers for a variety of reasons.According to a survey conducted by CarTrawler and IdeaWorksCompany, airlines took in $31.5 billion last year from extra fees, up...

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North Carolina Tops Nationwide Rankings for Car Repair Costs

Jul 22, 14 North Carolina Tops Nationwide Rankings for Car Repair Costs

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For North Carolina residents, taking their car to the mechanic puts a little more strain on the budget than anywhere else in the country.According to a recent CarMD study, the average cost for car parts and labor in North Carolina amounted to $426.45 in 2013. The national average for the year was $392.49, according to a June...

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Germany’s Pounding of Brazil Makes Anti-Gambling Ad Look Like a Joke Among Soccer Fans

Jul 18, 14 Germany’s Pounding of Brazil Makes Anti-Gambling Ad Look Like a Joke Among Soccer Fans

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After a poorly timed anti-gambling ad from Singapore’s National Council on Problem Gambling, the country received an outcry of heckling and humorous flack from fans of soccer around the world. No one is arguing that gambling, when not kept in check, can cause considerable problems to individuals and families; however, the...

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