Daniel S. Levine

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From Polio to the Plague, 5 Historical Scourges That Still Exist

Climate change, declines in vaccinations and other factors continue to make people sick worldwide.

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As Tax Season Approaches, Watch Out for These IRS Scams

Fraudsters are targeting consumers and professional tax preparers alike.

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College Students: Know What to Do in a Campus Emergency

The key to surviving any type of crisis, from a shooting to a fire, is to be prepared.

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Dream House Raffles: What to Know Before You Enter

The reality of these raffles falls short of the advertisements, experts say.

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High Deductible Health Plans: Why They May Cost You the Healthcare You Need

These plans save money up front, but is it worth it?

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"Unsafe at Any Speed," The Book that Rocked the Auto Industry, Turns 50

Ralph Nader's critique of car design led to innovations and oversight that make driving safer today.

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Considering a For-Profit College? Read This First

Before signing up, make sure the school can deliver on its promises.

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Am I Liable if My Tree Falls On My Neighbor's Property?

If your tree was dying or diseased, you may be.

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Texas, Tropical “Kissing Bugs” and Chagas Disease

This potentially deadly bug-borne disease is on the upswing in the US.

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Here’s What to Talk about on Thanksgiving

Put all those complaints about aches, pains and digestive ills to good use: Learn your family health history.

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8 Ways to Have Cleaner Indoor Air This Winter

Tips for breathing easy at home.

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How Safe Is Your Child’s College Campus?

A little homework can reveal surprising answers.

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6 Foods to Eat When You're Sick — and What Not to Eat

Instead of heading for the medicine cabinet, stock the kitchen with these natural cold-fighters.

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How Not to Get Hurt Playing Touch Football

Don't get sidelined by your family's annual Turkey Bowl. Stay safe with these expert tips.

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Who's in Charge of Your Online Presence After Death?

Why appoint a digital executor, and other steps to take care of your online "estate."