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Monday 06/27/2016
Star-Spangled Celebration
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 4:32 am

(Family Features) When you combine the company of family and friends, the dazzling lights of a fireworks display and the mouthwatering flavors of a home-cooked meal, you have all the ingredients necessary for a fantastic Fourth of July. Whether you’re hosting the party or preparing a dish to share, these tasty options will make you the star of the celebration.

Natural v. Added Sugars
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 4:32 am

(Family Features) Sugars are one of the most important health conversations today. A diet filled with too many added sugars is associated with weight gain, type 2 diabetes and heart disease. According to the 2005-2010 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, the average American consumes an average of 20 teaspoons a day, significantly more than the 6-9 teaspoons recommended daily by the American Heart Association.

6 Better-for-You Milkshakes to Enjoy this Summer
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 4:32 am

(Family Features) With warmer weather ahead, milkshakes are a perfect on-the-go option to cool down and indulge your sweet tooth. Adding fruits and vegetables to your milkshake can help you indulge guilt-free. For added nutritional value, build your milkshake using a combination of good-for-you ingredients like fruit, vegetables and milk.

Burgers are a Favorite for Fourth of July
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 4:32 am

(Family Features) This Fourth of July holiday, families across the country will be gathering around the grill and at the picnic table to enjoy burgers, steaks and other cookout favorites in celebration of America’s independence.

Tuesday 06/21/2016
7 simple, inspired ways to infuse summer fare with Mediterranean flavor
Updated: June 23, 2016 - 4:32 am

Monday 06/20/2016
5 Tips for Fueling Like a Champion
Updated: June 20, 2016 - 4:32 am

(Family Features) Whether your goals are big or small, the path to success begins with the first step. When it comes to fitness and nutrition, champion athletes can attest that small, everyday lifestyle changes can make a big impact.

Fire-Up a Bold Fourth of July BBQ
Updated: June 20, 2016 - 4:32 am

(Family Features) This Fourth of July, take your backyard barbecue staples from basic to bold with knock-out burgers, grilled fruit “steaks” and festive red, white and blue-colored desserts.

A Protein Punch
Updated: June 20, 2016 - 4:32 am

(Family Features) If you’re looking for a fresh way to pack more nutritious protein into this summer’s family cookouts, consider cooking with a plant-based protein such as peanuts or peanut butter.

Thursday 06/16/2016
Summer Must-Haves to Take the Fun to the Next Level
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 4:32 am

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Wednesday 06/15/2016
Is Your Home As Childproofed As You Think?
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 4:32 am

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More Responsible Marketing of Opioids Needed
Updated: June 25, 2016 - 4:33 am

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Short-Term Disability Insurance Helps Protect Your Income
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 4:32 am

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New Sauna Accelerates Health and Fitness Benefits
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 4:32 am

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Spices and spirits make summer sips shine
Updated: June 16, 2016 - 4:32 am

(BPT) - Sweet iced tea and sangria are as much hallmarks of summer as baseball and barbecues. Cocktails are a great way to cool off when temperatures climb, or they can help heat up any celebration. If you’re looking to add some fresh excitement to seasonal beverages, spices, spirits and fun presentations can make summer sips shine.

10 healthy ways to enjoy the best of summer
Updated: June 16, 2016 - 4:32 am

(BPT) - Warm weather, long leisurely days and numerous fun holidays make summer a favorite season of young and old alike. However, with summer comes unhealthy temptations like ice cream, chips and the lazy comfort of AC. With these 10 tips, you can enjoy all the flavors and fun of summer while supporting your health in the process.

Tuesday 06/14/2016
Yes, Most Insurance Plans Cover Chiropractic Care
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 4:32 am

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Make the Most of Your Backyard This Summer
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 4:32 am

(NewsUSA) - Sponsored News - Summer has arrived, and homeowners are ready to make the most of their outdoor spaces. Current outdoor living trends focus on several areas, including heating, lighting, dining and multilevel design, with the overall theme of creating a welcoming, relaxing environment suitable for entertaining guests or enjoying in private.

"Light" Up the Grill: Three Creative Tips for a Leaner Barbeque Menu
Updated: June 26, 2016 - 4:32 am

(NewsUSA) - Sponsored News - It's time to dust off the grills, pile up the charcoal and break out the oversized spatula because grilling season is here! With school out for the summer, it's time for families to gear up for barbecue parties filled with tasty grilled grub. If you're looking to whip up barbecue favorites at your next family cookout but still want to keep the menu lean, follow these go-to tips for lightened up versions of classic dishes that don't sacrifice an ounce of flavor.

Monday 06/13/2016
A Smokin' Father's Day
Updated: June 14, 2016 - 4:33 am

(Family Features) If the surge in barbecue and smoking competitions across the country is any indication, grilling has become an art form. This Father’s Day, grab dad and gather around the grill to try a technique that’s rising in popularity – smoking – and create memories together.

Pick Your Cherries and Eat Them Too
Updated: June 13, 2016 - 4:34 am

(Family Features) Now that sweet cherry season is officially here, these summertime rubies are a must-have for any barbecue or party, whether they’re baked in a pie, crushed into a cocktail or eaten as a fresh out-of-hand snack. But first things first, what should someone look for when searching for the perfect cherry?

Make Summertime Snacking Nutritious, Delicious
Updated: June 13, 2016 - 4:34 am

(Family Features) For many, summertime is synonymous with outdoor adventures and on-the-go activities, ranging from biking and hiking to swimming and tennis. Choosing smart snacks that are simple to make, packed with nutrition and taste great can help power you up without slowing you down.

Friday 06/10/2016
5 whimsical ways to make wine the star of your summer soirees
Posted: June 10, 2016

(BPT) - Beer and brats, wine coolers and watermelon—are you tired of serving the same old spread for summer entertaining? While traditional favorites have their place in summer get-togethers, you can easily mix things up this season with creative cocktails and treats inspired by some wines that are great for summer.

Delicious Drinks
Updated: June 11, 2016 - 4:34 am

(NAPSI)—Fruit can be a great way to add color and flavor to any drink recipe. For example, give lemonades a pink twist with watermelon and strawberry. Or add blackberries and blueberries to an iced tea for a refreshing flair. Adult beverages can also benefit from a fruity mix-up, with margaritas leading the way. The natural tartness of lime and tequila counter well with the sweetness of fresh fruits to create a smooth cocktail for enjoying outdoors.

Thursday 06/09/2016
5 easy ways to make your summer BBQ a smoking success
Updated: June 10, 2016 - 4:36 am

(BPT) - Mouthwatering meats, refreshing beverages, a relaxed atmosphere and great company — what better way to enjoy the beautiful weather than with your favorite folks at a summer barbecue? Did you know there are exactly 99 days between Memorial Day and Labor Day? This means you have 99 opportunities to host a memorable BBQ in your own backyard or at the family dinner table. And for busy families on the run, there are plenty of easy tips and hacks to save time and ensure your gathering is an all-around great time.

4 ways to have the spiciest Cinco de Mayo yet
Updated: June 10, 2016 - 4:36 am

(BPT) - Hola! Cinco de Mayo is a time to celebrate and this year should be no exception. Below are our four fool-proof ways to ensure you have the SPICIEST Cinco de Mayo yet:

Outsmart your next snack attack: 5 ways to curb cravings
Updated: June 10, 2016 - 4:36 am

(BPT) - As a nation, let’s face it: we’re snack happy. Whether your favorite go-to food is crunchy, sweet or salty, most of us rely on snacks to get us through the day. A recent report from Mintel, found that 94 percent of Americans snack at least once per day, with the average person consuming nearly five snacks and meals in one day.

7 Questions to Ask Before Hiring Your Wedding Photographer
Updated: June 22, 2016 - 4:32 am

(NewsUSA) - Sponsored News - Warmer weather, sun and clear skies are nearly here; that means it's time to get outside, explore new terrain and create unforgettable memories. Whether it's taking a hike, going for a dip in the pool, or creating the perfect backyard party, it's time to take advantage of the gorgeous weather and have some summer fun.

Wednesday 06/08/2016
A Safer Alternative to Opioids for Treating Chronic Pain
Updated: June 22, 2016 - 4:32 am

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Peanuts And Peanut Butter Can Reduce Diabetes Risk
Updated: June 09, 2016 - 4:36 am

(NAPSI)—Enjoying a peanut butter sandwich at lunch or snacking on a handful of peanuts won’t just fill you up. It’ll also reduce your diabetes risk, according to a new Harvard School of Public Health study published in the American Journal of Epidemiology.

Monday 06/06/2016
FEED YOUR FITNESS with Seafood
Updated: June 06, 2016 - 4:38 am

(Family Features) Whether you’re a competitive sprinter chasing a new record or an everyday gym hound looking to get the most from your workout, seafood is among the best foods to support an athletic lifestyle. It not only delivers great-tasting nutrition, but also provides one-of-a-kind health benefits.

Throw Down on the Grill This Summer
Updated: June 06, 2016 - 4:38 am

(Family Features) Tired of the same old go-to grilling recipes? Shake up your backyard barbecue with fresh pork this summer. From tender ribs to mouth-watering tenderloins and juicy chops, the options are endless.

Creative Ways to Use Fresh, Summer Ingredients
Updated: June 06, 2016 - 4:38 am

(StatePoint) In summer, the abundance of fresh ingredients can be overwhelming, especially if you stick to the same old recipes. Make more of the fresh produce available to you at the grocer, farmers market and even your own garden, by thinking creatively.

Steakhouse Quality in Your Own Backyard
Updated: June 06, 2016 - 4:38 am

(Family Features) Here’s a secret: You know those mouth-wateringly delicious steaks you pay top dollar for at steakhouses? You can come pretty close to replicating them in your own backyard with a quality cut from your local grocery store.

The Perfect Lactose-Free Breakfast
Updated: June 06, 2016 - 4:38 am

(Family Features) We all know that the best way to start the morning is with a balanced breakfast – it’s not called “the most important meal of the day” for nothing, after all. But many breakfast recipes call for milk, making it challenging for those with lactose sensitivities to enjoy a well-rounded breakfast and get the nutrients they need to keep going throughout the day.

Simplify Your Summer Cookout
Updated: June 06, 2016 - 4:38 am

(Family Features) Summer is the right time to enjoy easy conversation and flavorful meals al fresco without slaving over a hot grill while everyone else has a good time.

Friday 06/03/2016
Tote Your Wine in Style
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 4:32 am

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How Brand Marketers Drive Lift in Loyalty, Reach
Updated: June 15, 2016 - 4:32 am

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EMD Serono Improves Access to Fertility Care for Eligible Military
Updated: June 26, 2016 - 4:32 am

(NewsUSA) - Sponsored News - Through its unique patient assistance programs, EMD Serono, Inc., the North America biopharmaceutical business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, has been working to bridge significant gaps in coverage of fertility treatment for eligible active U.S. military, and veterans who have been injured in service such as Alex D., who suffered from a spinal cord injury while in active service.

Thursday 06/02/2016
4 Fruit-Filled Recipes to Freshen Up Your Morning Routine
Posted: June 02, 2016

(BPT) - Breakfast is the most important meal of the day — as overused as that phrase may be, it’s just as true today as it was when you were a child. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, eating a well-balanced breakfast helps increase cognitive function and boost your mood throughout the day. So even — and especially — when you wake up groggy-eyed and grumpy, don’t overlook the first meal of the day.

5 ways to grill anything and everything this summer
Posted: June 02, 2016

(BPT) - It’s no secret that grilling food adds a special flavor that just can’t be replicated with any other cooking method. Celebrate this summer by grilling everything you can get your hands on — it’s much easier than you might think. From appetizers to desserts, start thinking outside of the traditional burger and hot dogs, and enjoy the smoky flavor grilling can add to your favorite foods, no matter what type of meal you’re planning.  

Wednesday 06/01/2016
Tasty twists and terrific tips that add unexpected appeal to summer gatherings
Posted: June 01, 2016

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Encryption - Why It Matters to You
Updated: June 08, 2016 - 4:57 am

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Family Has a Home: TV Network Has Something for Everyone
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 4:32 am

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Tamera Mowry-Housley Encourages Parents to Reclaim Family Dinner Nights
Updated: June 15, 2016 - 4:32 am

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Tips to Put Refreshing Summer Flavors on Your Table
Updated: June 01, 2016 - 4:34 am

(StatePoint) Thinking seasonal is always a recipe for success. The colors of the summer and sweet, tart, cool flavors of fruits of the season can decorate your table in creative, elegant and refreshing ways.

Tuesday 05/31/2016
Summer Of Cider
Updated: June 01, 2016 - 4:34 am

(NAPSI)—Invitations to your barbecues will get a warm welcome with these sensational sliders and a refreshing Angry Orchard hard cider to go with them.

Monday 05/30/2016
7 Sizzling Burgers to Crave All Summer Long
Updated: May 30, 2016 - 4:34 am

(Family Features) Say goodbye to boring burgers – this summer, they’re going from ordinary to epic. Whether you’re using an intensely flavored spice rub to create a caramelized outer layer or adding game-changing toppings like a fried egg, these crave-worthy burger recipes will have you saying, “Ketchup and mustard? Not today.”

Fire up the Flavor
Updated: May 30, 2016 - 4:34 am

(Family Features) Love cooking on the grill, but want to do more than basic burgers and the same-old barbecue chicken? Try cooking up some delicious grilled dishes with great tasting, all-natural Mrs. Dash(r) - you might be surprised how easy it is to add big flavor, without adding salt to your grilling favorites.

7 Champion-Inspired Snacks to Fuel Your Day
Updated: May 30, 2016 - 4:34 am

(Family Features) While striving for goals can ignite and inspire you to reach new heights, maintaining proper nutrition and snacking habits is vital to performing your best.

Friday 05/27/2016
Preparing 21st Century Enterprises for Success in the Digital Age
Updated: June 24, 2016 - 4:33 am

(NewsUSA) - Sponsored News - It is no longer a brave new world for businesses. The digital age is here, and if experts are to be believed, businesses that have not already embraced this opportunity, risk joining those companies that refuse to adapt, and consequently are rapidly losing customers and revenue.