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7 Tips to Cut Cooling Costs This Summer

Oh, no! Not another heat wave. Staying cool all summer long is not an easy — or cheap — task. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, nearly half of the average home’s energy bill during the…

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5 Fun Activities to Cure Summer Boredom

The longest day of the year is behind us, and that can only mean one thing, summer is finally, officially, here! During the season of sunning, swimming and sipping cool drinks, it can be easy to fall …

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What’s Your Summer Health IQ? (Quiz)

Test your summer savvy and get the facts about hot-weather health dangers and common misconceptions. QUESTION #1: TRUE OR FALSE: Flip flops are bad for your feet. Find the answer on the next…

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10 Beach Safety Tips

There's nothing quite like a peaceful summer day at the beach. That peace can turn to tragedy in a moment when someone you love is in danger of drowning. About 10 people a day in the United States …

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5 Summer Drinks to Keep You Cool

The first day of summer is just around the corner, but here in Atlanta we've had our share of scorching hot temperatures in the 90s already. Instead of turning up that air conditioner this summer,…

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10 Summer Secrets to Keep You Cool

Thousands of years ago, beneath the full moon on hot summer nights in India, Ayurvedic vaidyas, or healers, collected dewdrops from blue and white lotuses and stored them for medicinal purposes. Accor…

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