17 Dec '11, 6pm

Secondhand Smog | Care2 Healthy Living: Keeping my kids indoors to avoid secondhand smog is isn't practical. But...

By Rachael Lemire Murphy, Moms Clean Air Force Guest Blogger Raising two young children with asthma can only be described as a balancing act of epic proportions. There is no formula that tells us how long we as parents should wait to see if our child’s late night asthma attack will resolve with treatment at home or will become serious enough to require yet another sleepless night spent in the hospital emergency room. When we do choose the “wait it out route,” I almost always find myself second guessing my decision along with the reliability of my motherly instincts. Fortunately, we are one of the lucky families to have health insurance, so we are never without access to emergency care. Yet even with insurance, our co-pays add up quickly and often require our family to make sacrifices in other areas of our budget, particularly in the columns pertaining to savings and fun. W...

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care2.com 17 Dec '11, 7pm

By Rachael Lemire Murphy, Moms Clean Air Force Guest Blogger Raising two young children with asthma can only be described ...

Cheetah Call (Video) | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 17 Dec '11, 9pm

This beautiful cheetah makes sound effects to call its mate. It sits in the wild and waits until a potential mate becomes ...

7 Tips to Help Your Gut | Care2 Healthy Living

7 Tips to Help Your Gut | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 17 Dec '11, 5am

Maintaining a healthy gut isn’t as easy as popping a magic pill. “If you’re going to use probiotics, then drink, smoke and...

Learn 3 New Homesteading Skills | Care2 Healthy Living: Learn how to make and preserve apple juice, make your ow...

Learn 3 New Homesteading Skills | Care2 Healthy...

care2.com 17 Dec '11, 4pm

The word “homesteading” has made its way back into modern parlance—but a homestead certainly doesn’t have to be 5 acres in...

Having a Peaceful, Green, Frugal & Fun Holiday | Care2 Healthy Living

Having a Peaceful, Green, Frugal & Fun Holiday ...

care2.com 17 Dec '11, 10pm

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime – Podcast here! The Sleeping Naked is Green segm...

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care2.com 19 Dec '11, 1am

Bouncing puppies with ribbons tied gaily ’round their necks, fluffy kittens with bright bows atop their heads, twittering ...

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Having the Insurance of Healthy Living even on ...

ecochildsplay.com 19 Dec '11, 5pm

Insure that you and your entire family continue good behaviors, especially on Christmas day. One day of bad food behavior ...

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care2.com 18 Dec '11, 6pm

Deborah, I and all of us at HeartMath wish all of you and your loved ones a joyous holiday season and wonderful new year. ...

DIY Vegan Taxidermy | Care2 Healthy Living

DIY Vegan Taxidermy | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 17 Dec '11, 11pm

By Sayward Rebhal, Networx It appears as though the taxidermy trend is here to stay, as animal pelts continue to litter...

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When the Bottom Falls Out | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 18 Dec '11, 11pm

“Our life is an apprenticeship to the truth that around every circle another can be drawn; that there is no end in nature,...

Dogs Love Snow (Video) | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 19 Dec '11, 4am

These two Labrador dogs named River and Trout are having the time of the their lives. They both love making the trip durin...

Gentle Cat Helps Soothe Fussy Baby [Video] | Ca...

care2.com 17 Dec '11, 8pm

We can learn from this kitty, just a gentle touch remaining. My husband told me our daughter was never to be allowed to ke...

Two Labradors play in the snow -- another cute ...

care2.com 19 Dec '11, 1am

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care2.com 17 Dec '11, 7pm

Okay, my guest bedroom has been taken over by tissue paper, glittery ribbon and elves. Well, actually, I am THE elf, the w...

The Health Benefits of Cranberries | Care2 Healthy Living

The Health Benefits of Cranberries | Care2 Heal...

care2.com 21 Dec '11, 4pm

Cranberries are also called “bounceberries” because they bounce when ripe. Only three fruits – the blueberry, the Concord ...