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Free cancer resource guides help patients navigate cancer journey

Free cancer resource guides help patients navigate cancer journey

– When Barbara George’s friend and colleague in the media business was diagnosed with a recurrence of breast cancer 11 years ago, George volunteered to help her figure out her…

Turn health into wealth

Turn health into wealth

– Health care today is expensive, but there are ways that you can give your wallet a break. One of the best ways to make health care more affordable is…

Frozen yogurt: a hot investment for entrepreneurs

Frozen yogurt: a hot investment for entrepreneurs

Frozen yogurt shops are popping up in neighborhoods and business developments all across the country, as more Americans shop around for healthier treat options. The frozen yogurt industry is growing,…

New technology gives students an edge as they head back to school

New technology gives students an edge as they head back to school

As the summer comes to an end and students begin preparing for the new school year, tech gadgets are one of the must-have items on any shopping list. For students…

Steroid era stars on Hall ballot

Steroid era stars on Hall ballot

Updated Nov 28, 2012 12:35 PM ET NEW YORK (AP) Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Sammy Sosa are listed on the baseball Hall of Fame ballot for the first time, setting…

Bow wow chow: How to make easy, healthy treats for your dog at home

Bow wow chow: How to make easy, healthy treats for your dog at home

Sixty-two percent of U.S. households include a pet, and 78.2 million of those pets are dogs, according to the American Pet Products Association’s most recent survey. Dog lovers want good…

Garden now to refresh your outdoor space for entertaining

Garden now to refresh your outdoor space for entertaining

Garden now to refresh your outdoor space for entertaining   – This summer gardens and outdoor green spaces often look limp and lifeless due to lots of hot, sunny days…

Driving green for dummies: It’s easier and cheaper than you think

Driving green for dummies: It’s easier and cheaper than you think

Green driving is easier and more important than many people think. It’s important because, according to the Environmental Protection Agency, highway vehicles account for 28 percent (1.5 billion tons) of…

Creativity, organization, and activism help communities cope with police budget cuts

Creativity, organization, and activism help communities cope with police budget cuts

With schools back in session and the holidays approaching, many of us start to think more about the security of our communities. While crime is down, budget cuts in police…

High school students take nursing careers for a test drive

High school students take nursing careers for a test drive

Rachel Trevino always aspired to become a nurse. As a senior at a Chicago high school, she enrolled in the Navigate to Nursing (N2N) scholarship program, a dual enrollment program…