David Arv Bragi

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6 Ways to Keep Kids with Asthma Safe on Halloween

Don't let an asthma flare turn a fun night into a real fright.

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Alternatives to the “USDA Organic” Label: How Much Do They Mean?

From “Certified Naturally Grown” to “Non-GMO,” how to decipher natural food claims.

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Christmas Tree Buying Tips: How Fresh (and Safe) Is that Evergreen?

Whether fresh or fake, you want a tree that won't go up in flames.

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Should You Test Your Home's Air Quality?

In many cases, your nose and a flashlight are just as effective as a testing kit.

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Greenwashing Scams: How Much Does That Eco-Friendly Label Really Mean?

It’s not easy being green — so some manufacturers fake it.

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Would You Be Able to Get Out of Your Basement in the Event of a Fire?

Basement fires are among the most dangerous. Here are four ways to protect yourself.

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What the Reset Button on Your Hair Dryer Is For and When to Use It

Just in case that hair dryer falls into a wet sink or tub…

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Distracted Walking: Your Phone and Intersections Don't Mix

"Digital deadwalkers" are tripping and falling down stairs.

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How to Choose a Medical Alert System

8 things to consider before you buy.

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Desert Driving Tips That Could Save Your Hide

You'll need more than a bottle of water to stay safe and beat the heat.

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10 Things to Keep in the Trunk of Your Car

If the only thing in your trunk is a spare tire, there’s a long road ahead to being fully prepared.

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Road Safety: Practice Defensive Driving on New Year's Eve

8 ways to reduce your risk of ringing in the new year with a crash.


Asbestos: Were You Exposed Without Knowing It?

This cancer-causing microfiber may be closer than you think.

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How to Put Up a Christmas Tree

Make sure you have the right spot, the right stand and right amount of water.

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Safety Tips for Trimming the Christmas Tree

Let there be ornaments and lights — and no injuries — this holiday.