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4 Common Home Security System Failures and How to Avoid Them

Many undermine the relevance of getting a security system for their homes. But the thing about burglaries and home invasions is that there’s no way of knowing who can be a victim next. According to recent data, there was a decrease in unlawful entry with intent by 23% from 2019 to 133,870 victims in 2020. …

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Why Is There A Need to Take Care of Senior Citizens?

Most elderly people refuse to be cared for, but they often need it the most. It must be that sense of being young once. It must be confusing at times when other people tell them they’re old when they’re just themselves. Being old is a gift for the lucky, privileged ones; it means they’ve survived …

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Different Ways People are Harming Their Body

Keeping your body healthy and strong is extremely important to power you through the day and fight different diseases and mental illnesses that may compromise one’s health. If you are going through something mentally and need a break, it is best to try out summer counseling programs or courses to get your mind off of things. Nevertheless, …

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Relationship Building: Making Positive Connections

Healthy relationships are the backbone of a good community. Many people do not realize that it is the lack of healthy relationships and support that makes them susceptible to society’s ills. Building positive connections is not an inherent skill set that anyone possesses. Some people are naturally friendly and gregarious, but even these people can …

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How Over-parenting Leads to Entitled Kids and How to Stop This Habit

A 2014 result of the Reason-Rupe Poll revealed a surprising perception of Americans on millennials back then: nearly three-quarters of the respondents believed that these young ones are selfish. About 65 percent, meanwhile, called them entitled. It turns out that these beliefs are not confined to the young generation. Many experts, some parents, and even …

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Enjoying Your Retirement: Things to Do Once You Leave the Workforce

In the United States, the average retirement age is 63 for women and 65 for men. This is the time when the older population leaves the workforce and enjoys the fruits of their decades-worth of hard labor. In some cases, people who retire have a hard time adjusting and adapting to the new situation. The …

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Parenting Through Separation: a Short Guide

Separation is difficult to go through. It involves a lot of emotional energy and financial resources. Everyone in your family is affected, especially your children. To help alleviate some of the difficulties of going through a divorce, here are a few tips to help you still be a good parent and co-parenting partner. Settle Matters Legally To …

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Avoiding Legal Trouble Overseas: What You Need to Know

Foreign travel can be a life-changing experience. You get to experience new places, people, cuisine, and culture. However, no journey is without dangers, especially when you’re visiting a country with a completely different lifestyle and culture than what you’re used to. When you’re visiting a country, it’s important to remember that some gestures or beliefs …

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How Social Connections Improve Seniors’ Health and Well-being

As we age, we gradually shed members of our social circle, which can significantly affect our physical and mental health. This is especially true for seniors who are experiencing loneliness amid physical distancing measures because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Loss of social support can result in situations where seniors are vulnerable to poor health outcomes …

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