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Jobs - Finding Family-Friendly Flexibility in the Work Schedule

A recent survey conducted by CareerBuilder showed that when comparing the work situations of men and women, forty percent of working dads say their companies offer flexible work arrangements compared .
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Bladder Control - Common Causes of Urinary Incontinence

Urinary incontinence is the inability to control the release of urine from your bladder. The problem has varying degrees of severity where some people experience only occasional, minor leaks, or ..
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Bladder Control - Symptoms and Types of Urinary Incontinence

Urinary incontinence isn't a disease; it's a symptom. It indicates some underlying problem or condition that likely can and should be treated. With urinary incontinence, some experience only ..
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Bladder Control - Surgical Procedures Used to Treat Urinary ..

Surgical procedures have been developed to correct issues that cause urinary incontinence, such as the removal of the obstructive part of an enlarged prostate gland in men or to correct a bladder or ..
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MS - What are Symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis?

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is thought to be an autoimmune disease that primarily affects the central nervous system (CNS). The CNS consists of the brain, spinal cord, and the optic nerves. A fatty ..
(March 12, 2008)
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Osteoporosis - What Are Risk Factors for Osteoporosis?

Osteoporosis is a debilitating disease in which bones become fragile and more likely to break. Osteoporosis can be prevented and treated. Although anyone can develop osteoporosis, it is common in ..
(March 09, 2008)
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Children's Nutrition - Parents Eating Habits Set Model For ..

Did you know that if a child drinks just one soda every day for a year, he or she will gain an extra 10 pounds? And that drinking more than one soda a day (even if it's diet) is associated with an ..
(February 12, 2008)
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Buying or Selling a Home - Finding a Real Estate Agent

Buying or selling a home is probably one of the largest financial transactions you will ever have. It can be a complicated and time-consuming endeavor. Enlisting help from a real estate agent can ..
(January 07, 2008)
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Investing - Focus on Your Long-Term Investment Strategy

Problems related to the subprime mortgage market and a weak housing market have transformed a slow and growing economy into a challenged economy. Economists are even tossing around the possibility of .
(December 18, 2007)
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Losing Weight - Selecting a Weight Loss Program

Some people are able to lose weight on their own while others prefer the support of a structured weight loss program. If you feel a structured program is best for you, following are items to take ..
(December 22, 2007)
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Toddler Birthday Party Theme - A Color Birthday Party

A color birthday party theme is when a party is themed around a single color. This is a great party theme for a toddler. Even at a young age, your child probably has a favorite color. As an example, ..
(December 22, 2007)
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Job Interview - How to Handle Odd Interview Questions

In an effort to gauge a prospective employee's fit within the company's culture, hiring managers often pose odd interview questions. Following are examples of some per a Robert Half International ..
(December 21, 2007)
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Starting a Business - Tips for a Successful Business Start-Up

Starting a business may sound glamorous but, in reality, it requires an amazing amount of hard work and unwavering commitment. Starting one could entail building one from the ground up, buying an ..
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Hiring a Nanny - What to Expect From Your Nanny

Every aspect of hiring a nanny involves outlining what you require. For instance, they should: Respect family decisions and provide services for them. Promote the development of the child in all ..
(December 22, 2007)
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Baby Sleeping Secrets - The Bedtime Routine

Babies are often not able to sleep through the night until they have doubled their weight, which generally occurs when your baby is between four and five months old. Following is a guideline for how ..
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Treating Colic - Calming Your Colicky Baby

Doctors haven't been able to pinpoint an exact treatment for colic, however there are ways to make life easier for both you and your colicky baby. Following are tips for calming a colicky baby: ..
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Hiring a Nanny - Qualifications of a Great Nanny

What are the qualifications of a great nanny? Create your own set of standards to help you when speaking with prospective nannies. There are countless agencies and organizations that provide ..
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Nanny Services - Determining Your Requirements

Before interviewing prospective nannies, first determine which nanny services you will require, such as help with child care versus finding one to help with the cooking and cleaning as well. Also, ..
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Selecting a Nanny - The Second Interview

House Rules So, you've narrowed the nanny search down to a few prospective nannies. The larger items have been discussed - the pay, the work hours, vacation time, etc. - but you still need to talk to .
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Finding a Nanny - How to Find a Qualified Nanny

There are several methods for finding a nanny, such as advertising in your local newspaper, working with a non-profit organization dedicated to placing nannies with families, and checking ..
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Your Nanny - Bringing a Nanny Home

Now that you have selected a nanny, it's time to determine how to best integrate the nanny into your home. Prior to the nanny arriving for work, make sure your children have met them and understand ..
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Helmets - Use Your Noggin' to Select the Right Helmet for Your .

Yes, there is a vast variety of helmets offered today, but wearing a helmet is not only warmer and more comfortable than a hat when skiing, but offers more style as well. As far as biking is ..
(December 22, 2007)
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Driveway Paving Options - Pave the Way With Decorative Concrete

Today's homeowners are seeking more creative and decorative ways to pave their driveways. Dressing up your driveway with colorful concrete paving options will enhance the look of your entire home. ..
(December 22, 2007)
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Au Pairs - Understanding Au Pairs and Child Care

Au pairs are international visitors who travel to the United States to improve their English, to sightsee, and to gain an appreciation of American life while staying with an American family and ..
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Home Safety - Check Your Medicine Cabinet

Children have little sense of what is safe and unsafe, especially when it comes to understanding the dangers of medicine. It's time to check your medicine cabinet for unused, unneeded, or expired ..
(December 22, 2007)
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