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Jul 02, 2015, 15:49 ET

Make Vision Health a Priority

 (Family Features) As children and teens gear up for another year of studies, parents should be aware of often overlooked obstacles that may...

Jul 02, 2015, 07:00 ET

California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists Observes National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

 Research from the National Association on Mental Health suggests that one in five Americans experiences a mental illness in a given year. The...

Jul 01, 2015, 15:00 ET

10 Ways to Simplify Back-to-School Shopping

(Family Features) While kids and parents alike eagerly await the fresh start of a new school year, the back-to-school season is not without its...

Jun 30, 2015, 09:02 ET

Treasure Coast Urgent & Family Care Wins Martin County Choice Award

Each year, Treasure Coast Newspapers sponsors the prestigious Choice Awards for companies that are chosen to represent exemplary service to clients...

Jun 29, 2015, 17:09 ET

Healthy Living Begins with Ample Sleep

(Family Features) Taking steps to improve your mental and physical well-being may fall flat if you're not spending enough time recharging your...

Jun 29, 2015, 12:48 ET
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Family Research Council Commends Texas Officials for Declining to Blindly Follow Five Justices

Today, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton issued a statement calling the U.S. Supreme Court ruling an act of "lawlessness" and provided guidance...

Jun 26, 2015, 16:11 ET

Cut the Yuck for a Healthier Home

(Family Features) Dirt. Grime. Bacteria. Airborne allergens. As hard as you try to keep your home clean, these types of yucky things are an...

Jun 26, 2015, 14:02 ET

California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists Issues Statement in Full Support of Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage

The California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT) is in full support of the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling that guarantees same-sex...

Jun 26, 2015, 11:47 ET
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Supreme Court's Marriage Ruling is Shocking Abuse of Power, Will Never Be Accepted

Family Research Council (FRC) President Tony Perkins responded today to the U.S. Supreme Court's decision forcing the people in all 50 states to...

Jun 25, 2015, 14:27 ET

Summer Fun for Kids

(Family Features) While it may seem easier to let kids beat the heat by spending lazy days in front of the television or tablet, parents should...

Jun 25, 2015, 11:45 ET
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Family Research Council: Supreme Court Subjects Obamacare to Linguistic Gymnastics

Today, the Supreme Court issued a decision in the case of King v. Burwell that goes against the clear text and plain meaning of the Affordable Care...

Jun 24, 2015, 15:32 ET
Roasted Potato Crostini with Pesto Cheese

Farm-to-Table Finds

(Family Features) Wonderful food, worthy to be shared with family, begins with only the finest, most wholesome ingredients. Bring the farm fresh...

Jun 24, 2015, 09:05 ET
The R.W. Knudsen Family(R) Just Juice products deliver full fruit flavor and uncompromised taste for consumers that want just the best. These single-fruit, unsweetened, 100 percent juices provide delicious flavor because they're made with juice concentrates.

R.W. Knudsen Family® celebrates the Simplicity of Summer with Just Juice Line

 The R.W. Knudsen Family® Just Juice products deliver full fruit flavor and uncompromised taste for consumers that want just the best....

Jun 23, 2015, 15:02 ET

American Consumers Need Better Protection

(Family Features) Data theft has become an issue that affects the lives of nearly everyone in the United States. At least six bills active in...

Jun 22, 2015, 17:44 ET
Peanut Butter Noodle Nests with Spicy Orange Shrimp

Peanut Butter Perfection

 (Family Features) From classic recipes passed down through generations to new creations you wouldn't expect to find on grandma's table,...

Jun 22, 2015, 17:43 ET

Understanding Nutrients' Role in Good Nutrition

(Family Features) When it comes to personal health, there is a gap between Americans' nutritional needs and how well they're being met. A new...

Jun 19, 2015, 15:30 ET
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From Front Porch to Back Patio

(Family Features) Not only is your home a reflection of your own unique style, it's that cozy nook you look forward to at the end of each day....

Jun 19, 2015, 07:55 ET
Bright Horizons Family Solutions(R) is a leading provider of employer-sponsored child care, early education, and work/life solutions.

Bright Horizons Honored as "Best Place to Work" by the Boston Business Journal for Ninth Consecutive Year

 Bright Horizons Family Solutions®, a leading provider of employer-sponsored child care, early education, and work-life solutions, has...

Jun 18, 2015, 13:47 ET
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Family Research Council Applauds U.S. Supreme Court for Pro-Free Speech Ruling

Today, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a unanimous decision in favor of the church involved in the Reed v. Town of Gilbert case and in affirmation of...

Jun 18, 2015, 11:00 ET

GenSpring Names Wealth Industry Veteran Managing Director of West Region

 GenSpring Family Offices, a leading wealth management firm for ultra-high net worth families, has named Chris Walters managing director for...