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Jul 26, 2018 12:00 pm
Most People Aren't Using Enough Sunscreen — Here's How Much You Should Apply
We all know that applying sunscreen before going outside is important for preventing skin damage — but how much sunscreen should you use? It turns out most people aren't putting on enough, and it's...
Jul 25, 2018 4:00 pm
Dogs Need First Aid Kits, Too — Here's How to Prep Your Own
It's officially summer, aka vacation season. If you're planning on bringing Fido along for your cross-country ride, there are a few things you'll want to pack in order to keep him safe. Having a...
Jul 18, 2018 2:00 pm
Wrapping Your Keys in Tinfoil Could Save Your Car From Being Hacked
Because thieves and hackers have to ruin everything, people are now wrapping their car keys in tinfoil to prevent car theft. By nestling your keys in a blanket of aluminum foil, you can thwart...
Jun 27, 2018 3:51 pm
Mom Posts Dire Warning About the Dangers of Going Down a Slide With a Child on Your Lap
A New York mom is garnering plenty of media attention after she posted a photo on Facebook of the exact moment her toddler daughter’s leg broke while the two were on a plastic slide at the park....
Jun 6, 2018 1:00 pm
Scorching Water Inside Garden Hoses Can Cause Second-Degree Burns, Public Officials Warn
It's easy to think of a garden hose as a fun way to cool off during the hot summer, but the water inside of it could be even hotter than the temperature outside. One mom in Arizona only learned...
Mar 15, 2018 1:00 pm
Why Moms Are Putting Door Stops in Their Kids' Backpacks in the Name of School Safety
As frightening as they are, and as much as we hate to think about them, school shootings are an unfortunate reality in this day and age. Of course, we all want our students, teachers, and...
Mar 1, 2018 4:33 pm
Dogs Are Suffocating on Snack Bags, Vets Warn
It's every dog owner's nightmare: coming home and expecting to be greeted by an overjoyed pooch, but instead finding the dog lifeless on the floor. In a viral Facebook post, Christina Young...
Feb 9, 2018 11:32 am
Check Your Privacy Settings — Strangers Can Find Personal Info on Your Facebook
Having a Facebook can be a fun way to keep in touch with family and friends, but if you're not careful with your privacy settings, you can be accidentally revealing way more information about...
Dec 5, 2017 6:01 pm
New iPhone Feature Allows You to Secretly Call 911
Even though we all have a love-hate relationship with our phones these days, there's no denying that having a mobile device on you can come in handy when you're in a pinch. Now, the iPhone has a...
Nov 10, 2017 2:21 pm
Elizabeth Smart on How Parents Can Protect Kids From Abduction
Elizabeth Smart's kidnapping made headlines around the world. In 2002, the then fourteen-year-old was abducted from her bedroom in Salt Lake City, Utah. Elizabeth was rescued nine months later. By...
Oct 6, 2017 11:10 am
Apple Users, Beware of This Super Realistic Email Scam
Watch out for this new Apple email scam. Apple users report that they have been receiving emails that look suspiciously like official messages from Apple, targeting them for their personal...
Oct 4, 2017 2:31 pm
How to Stop Strangers From Seeing Your Facebook Posts
If you're anything like us, you're happy knowing that your Facebook followers are the same people you know and love to share your thoughts with, aka your Facebook friends. But did you know that you...
Sep 11, 2017 12:51 pm
Using Bleach Regularly Is Linked to Higher Risk of Deadly Lung Disease, Study Finds
If you're one of many people that use bleach regularly, you should know that practice has been linked to a higher risk of developing fatal lung disease, according to researchers at Harvard...
Sep 8, 2017 6:53 pm
Target Is Bringing Back Its Car-Seat Trade-In Program
Great news if you're a parent and a fan of Target (those two things go together so well, don't they?). Target's car set trade-in program is back this month. If you recall, this genius program...
Sep 8, 2017 1:26 pm
People Prepare Less for Hurricanes With Feminine Names Than Masculine Ones, Study Finds
It’s no secret that women often have to work twice as hard just to receive half the recognition that men do, but violent winds that cause mass destruction and death do too? A study has revealed...
Sep 5, 2017 12:48 pm
711 Million Email Addresses Have Been Stolen — This Is How to Know If You're Affected
We all know the internet is a scary place, but it just got a little bit scarier: A spambot has rounded up 711 million emails to use in a hacking scheme. A security researcher in Paris, who uses...
Aug 22, 2017 7:28 pm
Study Says Most Moms Don't Put Babies to Sleep Safely
The Safe to Sleep campaign has been urging parents and caregivers to put babies to sleep on their backs for 23 years. Despite that, only 43.7 percent of U.S. moms report that they intend to use...
Aug 21, 2017 11:00 am
Don't Have a Pair of Eclipse Glasses? Use a Pizza Box Instead
Want to watch the total solar eclipse happening today? Frantically Googling "how to make solar eclipse glasses" as we speak? If so, you're not alone. And the good news is that there is a solution...
Aug 17, 2017 5:55 pm
Here's How to Spot Fake Solar Eclipse Glasses
Terrifying news for anyone planning to watch the solar eclipse happening on Aug. 21: Amazon just issued a massive recall on some solar eclipse glasses, amidst reports of counterfeits. Though many...
Aug 17, 2017 2:03 pm
How to Stay Safe While Viewing the Solar Eclipse
The total solar eclipse of 2017 is set to be an event of (forgive us) astronomical proportions. On Aug. 21, the sun will go totally dark temporarily across the continental United States....
Aug 14, 2017 2:11 pm
How to Protect Your Eyes During the Solar Eclipse on Aug. 21
With the solar eclipse set to happen on Aug. 21, millions of Americans are getting excited about the epic natural phenomenon. Considering this is the first eclipse to cross the entire continental...
Aug 10, 2017 1:30 pm
Here's How to Turn Off Those Annoying Facebook Ads
If you're getting a head start on Christmas shopping, perhaps you've noticed ads on your Facebook that are basically your Google search history. As you scroll through your feed, you see listings...
Aug 2, 2017 11:50 am
Woman Who Faked an Empty Baby Shower Is Annoyingly Unapologetic
When a woman by the name of "Dory" tweeted about how no one came to her best friend Chelsie Collins' baby shower, the internet showered the woman with messages of sympathy and solidarity, leading...
Mar 20, 2017 11:59 am
One Mom's Common Nursery Setup Put Her Babies in Danger
Meet Alison Johnson's adorable twins: Caleb and Libby. In this pic, they were celebrating their first birthday. But just six months later, Caleb had a nearly fatal accident. WATCH: Mom-to-Be Goes...
Dec 14, 2016 10:15 am
Cuisinart Recalls 8 Million Food Processors Sold Since 1996
A popular kitchen item could pose a major safety hazard, according to an important alert just issued. If you own a Cuisinart food processor that was purchased in the last 20 years, the Consumer...
Jun 20, 2016 11:55 am
A Hot Tub Sucked a Little Boy Down Its Drain, But Here's Why His Mom Stopped Pulling Him Out
What started off as a relaxing vacation quickly became every parent's worst nightmare when Lucinda Leathes' precious little boy almost died. Her son Sam was wading in a hot tub when he was...