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4 Ways Working Families Benefit from Job Flexibility

The new San Francisco Family Friendly Workplace Ordinance went into effect on January 1, giving residents of San Francisco the "right to request" work flexibility. Essentially, this gives professional…

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4 Countries With the Right Approach to Dementia Care

By the year 2050, 277 million aging adults are expected to be dependent on others for personal care. Of those 277 million, approximately half will be struggling with symptoms of dementia, according to…

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6 Things That Cause the Elderly to Fall

By Marlo Sollitto, AgingCare.com contributing editor Falls are the leading cause of death, injury and hospital admissions among the elderly population. In fact, one out of every three seniors falls…

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The MS Heroes Among Us

Do you have an MS hero? Hero is not a word that should be used lightly, but reserved for people who truly inspire, or leave us with a sense of awe at their accomplishments or their outlook. MS h…

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Joe Baker is VP of Causes and Advocacy for Care2. Joe oversees Care2's campaigns with its nonprofit partners. Previously, Joe worked for Amnesty... more

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I guess it all depends on who you are if it helped or not, I know some who it has helped but I know …

Lavender oil on your pillow for a relaxing night's sleep. Also the oil on your collar to ease nerves…

I don't use either. I prefer naproxen sodium (Aleve). I remember using a ton of ibuprophen (Advil)…