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By Danielle L. On Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

Ikea pledges to stop using plastic products within two years

Worldwide retailer Ikea is set to phase out their use of plastic products by 2020. This sustainability initiative reportedly comes as a result from the detrimental effects of plastic on the environment, according More...

By Danielle L. On Monday, June 11th, 2018

Fatal drug-related car crashes are on the rise, claims report

Fatal drug-related car accidents are outpacing deadly alcohol-related crashes. According to a new report released by the Governor’s Highway Safety Association, there’s been a significant number of drivers More...

By Danielle L. On Thursday, June 7th, 2018

New Jersey approves controversial health insurance law

On May 30, Gov. Phil Murphy of New Jersey enacted a law that demands all residents in the state of New Jersey must receive health insurance or suffer a penalty from not having it. This marks New Jersey as the second More...

By Danielle L. On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

Aldi Offers New Way to Drink for Your UK Wedding

Bride and groom making a toast with champagne glasses after wedding ceremonyJune is off to a great start, at least for U.K. wine enthusiasts: affordable grocer, Aldi, launched an online wedding service that offers More...

By Danielle L. On Friday, June 1st, 2018

Survey: Nearly half of Americans won’t be vacationing this summer

America has been dubbed the ‘No-Vacation Nation’ after research from Kimble Applications showed that many Americans choose not to use their vacation days. Yet recent data from Bankrate shows the reason More...

By Danielle L. On Friday, May 25th, 2018

The Debate Is Finally Over: Coffee IS Good For You

People — especially Americans — love coffee. There are so many conflicting studies, takes, and opinions on whether or not coffee, America’s most popular morning beverage, is actually good for someone’s More...

By Danielle L. On Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

Music May Help Reduce Anxiety, Improve Brain Function in Dementia Patients

Now that we are all constantly connected through digital means, the uninterrupted barrage of noise can feel overwhelming. And if you’re feeling overstimulated by all the obtrusive ringing, rumbling, and yelling, More...

By Danielle L. On Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

Case Against Famed Magician David Copperfield Intensifies

Celebrity magician David Copperfield is being sued — and he can’t make his troubles disappear into thin air. British tourist Gavin Cox, age 58, claims that he was seriously injured while taking part More...

By Danielle L. On Friday, May 18th, 2018

3 Thoughtful Tips For Choosing the Right Assisted Living Community

Almost 70% of Americans turning 65 will need long-term care at some point. But the fact is, no two assisted living facilities are exactly the same in terms of treatment quality, cost, and more. Fortunately, there More...

By Danielle L. On Monday, May 7th, 2018

In Light Of Opioid Epidemic, VA Reduces Opioids Prescriptions For Chronic Pain

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is turning to alternative treatments for pain relief in light of the opioid crisis. According to the Boston Globe, the White River Junction VA Medical Center has cup 42% More...