September 2010

All posts published in September 2010

291 posts

Smart, simple and wallet-friendly weatherization tips


(ARA) - Getting ready for the coldest months of the year means a lot of things. You need to get warm clothes out of storage, decorate for the holidays and, of course, make sure your house keeps out drafts that can make you shiver and drive up utility bills.... More »

Hot paint colors for cool weather redecorating


(ARA) - Summer was a sizzler, but cooler weather brings relief and a return to the indoors, which can seem a bit drab after the lively colors of summer. The easiest way to spruce up your decor is with fresh color on the walls. Along with the beauty and warm... More »

Cómo elegir la calculadora idónea para la escuela


(ARA) - ¿Recuerda aquellos tiempos en los que ir a comprar efectos escolares equivalía a hacerse de dos o tres carpetas de tres anillos, algunos bolígrafos y papel? En la actualidad, la variedad y requisitos de los útiles escolares parecen infinitos, e incl... More »

Is your health passing the test?


(ARA) - Chronic diseases, like heart disease and diabetes, are among the most common, costly and preventable of all health problems in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Fortunately, health screening tests are an ea... More »

Five things to know about the 2010-2011 flu season


(ARA) - Last year's flu season turned out to be less severe than initially feared, perhaps because the H1N1 scare made people more vigilant about flu vaccinations. Still, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an average of 24,000 peop... More »