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  • Investigation reveals bouncy house health hazards

      

    BOSTON, Mass. — With summer in full swing, you have probably seen more bouncy houses popping up. Along with the fun, there is a hidden danger you might not expect. FOX25 investigated after...

  • Soda Stream heats up the at-home soda market

      

    When you think about making soda at home, do you think about Soda Stream? The popular at-home soda maker is about to get some competition from Coca Cola. Soda Stream is the leading at-home...

  • Boy had no books, read junk mail, so mailman helps him build a library

      

    SANDY, Utah — A Utah boy has a voracious appetite for reading, but he did not have enough books.  He also did not have the money to take the bus to the local library. So, Mathew...

  • Can chewing gum be as effective as flossing?

      

    Would you rather chew gum or floss your teeth? And no, it's not a trick question. Gum-chewers, keep on chewin' According to a study published by science journal PLOS ONE, scientists...

  • Top 10 tips for healthy back-to-school lunches on the cheap

      

    Hard to believe we are already talking back to school, but it’s just around the corner. Here’s an easy formula to remember. Good nutrition = Good grades. Okay, it’s not that...

  • 10 ways to prevent a hot car death

      

    On average, 37 children die from vehicular stroke (also known as hot car death) each year in the U.S., according to KidsAndCars.org. In the majority of vehicular heat stroke cases, the person...

  • Loss of freedom to drive detrimental to seniors

      

    New York, NY — A new study finds taking the keys from elderly drivers may keep them physically safe, but it may come at the cost of their mental health.  The report from AAA and...

  • New car seat could prevent hot-car deaths

      

    Evenflo has developed a new car seat that could prevent the horrible hot-car deaths that have been covered in the news. It's called the Evenflo Advanced Embrace DLX and it has what is...

  • 6 signs a couple should not say 'I do' to joint checking

      

    Marriage should be a union of hearts, minds and souls… but checking accounts? Perhaps that's one area where the relationship would be healthier if each spouse kept a little personal...

  • The cereal in trouble with the food police

      

    The protein craze has hit the cereal aisle, with one brand alarming a consumer advocacy group. The Center for Science in the Public Interest said it is beginning an investigation of Cheerios...

  • You are probably paying too much for your sunglasses

      

    With eyewear, price has nothing to do with protection. Are you paying too much for sunglasses? Also, see the best sunscreen for your money: http://bit.ly/1Oea8Nw

  • 9 ways to save money on kiddie birthday presents

      

    I have two daughters - ages 5 and 8. We go to a lot of birthday parties, which means a lot of presents. (The one time I heeded a mother's request for "No Gifts, Please" and just...

  • 5 scary facts about nursing home costs (and what to do about them)

      

    Nursing homes aren't all bad. For those with medical needs who require specialized care, a nursing home can provide a safe and comfortable environment. Still, no one envisions they will go...

  • Yum or yuck? Frito-Lay announces chip flavor contest finalists

      

    Frito-Lay is at it again with its overwhelmingly popular "Do Us A Flavor" competition. After millions of submissions, the company has announced the four finalists who are...

  • Don’t get ripped off by a bogus charity

      

    Make sure your charity donations get where you intend them to with these steps.