• May 14, 2024
5 Tips to Survive Allergy Season

Allergy season can be a challenging time of year for many people. With the onset of spring and summer, pollen counts rise, and for those who suffer from seasonal allergies,…

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  • April 11, 2024
Emergency Preparedness: Protecting Pets During Earthquakes

Understanding the Effect of Earthquakes on Pets During an earthquake, pets experience fear, disorientation, and high levels of stress. Unlike humans, they don’t understand the nature of the event. Hence,…

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  • April 11, 2024
Indoor Ventilation Strategies During Wildfires

Understanding the Risks: Indoor Air Quality During Wildfires Wildfires can lead to severe degradation of indoor air quality due to the infiltration of smoke particles into homes and buildings, which…

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  • April 11, 2024
Mobile Home Safety During Severe Storms

Understanding Severe Weather Risks Severe weather poses a major threat to mobile homes. Understanding these risks is the first step towards securing your safety. From high winds to floods, severe…

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  • April 11, 2024
Setting Up Winter Camp: Essential Steps

Choosing the Perfect Campsite Choosing the perfect campsite is a critical factor in setting up your winter camp. It should ideally be on level ground, sheltered from wind but not…

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  • April 11, 2024
Tracking Symptoms of Seasonal Affective Disorder

Understanding Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is a subset of depression that usually appears during the cold, dark winter months. Ideally, lack of sunlight exposure disrupts our…

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  • April 11, 2024
Pregnancy Care During Severe Heatwave Conditions

Understanding Heatwaves and the Dangers They Pose During Pregnancy A heatwave is a prolonged period of excessively hot weather where the temperature in a particular region is unseasonably high. Pregnant…

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  • April 11, 2024
Survival Tips for Western America’s Climate

Understanding the Diversified Climate of Western America The climate of Western America is as diverse as its geography- from the rainy forests of the Pacific Northwest to the dry deserts…

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  • March 4, 2024
Avoiding Wind-Related Incidents in Aviation

Understanding Wind Factors Wind plays a key role in determining flight patterns, aircraft performance, and the safety of air travel by affecting the flight’s course, duration, fuel efficiency, and travel…

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  • February 16, 2024
Driving on Wet Roads: Comprehensive Guide

Understanding the Risks of Wet Roads Wet roads are a significant hazard for drivers. The danger isn’t only due to the slippery surface but also due to poor visibility conditions.…