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FTF Takes Online Privacy to Capitol Hill

The Megabus ride home ($7) is as good a place as any to contemplate what we did or did not accomplish in Washington DC the past few days.As FTF's founder and editor, I traveled...

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How To Plan Vacations With Senior Family Members

If you're planning a vacation with an elderly or mobility impaired family member, these helpful tips will reduce the stress of your trip.If you're planning a vacation with an elderly or mobility...

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OMG! Texting, Driving, iPod Distractions Kill Teens

I know how easy it is to get distracted while driving. There are always a million things to divide my attention—texts to be read, a song to choose on my iPod, directions to read, and of course...

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Summer Fun Requires Safe Play Rules

Review the Consumer Product Safety Commission's tips for summer safety to keep your kids happy and healthy.For many Americans, summer means fun in the sun. The kids are out of school, adults...

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Theme Park Smarts

How can you find out where the really thrilling new rides are located? Check out this parks guide, along with tried and true tips for getting the most for the least out of your theme park visit with family.Ever...

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Finding Healthy Dining Alternatives On The Road

Plan ahead and you can carry tasty road food snacks, and find hotels and restaurants that serve balanced and healthy meals to both kids and adults. In the midst of today's organic movement,...

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Accommodating Travel For The Mobility Impaired

Don’t be left behind (or leave anyone else behind) because of physical limitations or special needs. Here are tips to ensure that everyone can be part of the fun. It’s always more...

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Myths and Facts About Sun Protection

What's true and what's false about sunscreens, UV protection and tanning beds? Here are the interesting results of a survey conducted by the American Academy of Dermatology.What's true and...

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Drop-Side Cribs About To Be Dropped

Tucking your sleepy little one into his crib brings a sigh of relief to most parents.  Here he will be quiet, safe and sound.  Not necessarily so, say the Consumer Product Safety Commission and members...

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GeoSentinel: Global Illness Surveillance

International health organizations are using new tools and technology to keep travelers and those who stay home free of illness. As all travelers know, the World...

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