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Lyft Provides Simple Solution For NYC Seniors To Get To Their Appointments

Original Source: TechCrunch / Lucas Matney Ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft have always been awesome at empowering people without...

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Wives’ Tales Debunked

Wives’ tales have been passed down from generation to generation, sharing timeless information from years past. But, how many of these...

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12 Amazing Uses For Baking Soda

Baking Soda is cheap, versatile, easy to use, and can clean everything and anything you can imagine; from household items to appliances to...

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Do Diet Programs Work?

Diets are tricky. They’re often hard to stick to, have confusing guidelines and can be extremely time-consuming. Diet programs love to...

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How To Keep Indoor Plants Alive During The Winter

Are You Worried About… Lack Of Warmth? While indoor plants have the advantage of staying warmer, your home is not always as toasty as...

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Simple Ways To Faster WiFi

Over 95% of Americans are connected to wireless internet, mostly through routers inside their homes. Yet, a lot of people don’t know what...

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Does Bad Weather Really Cause Joints To Ache?

Do you ever get back pain when it rains? Or headaches in the cold? Old wives’ tales have always blamed the weather for making the body...

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Do Hair Growth Products Really Work?

Hair loss is almost inevitable. It’s estimated that 85% of men experience hair loss by the age of 50 and 40% of women experience it by...

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Simple Ways to Keep Warm While Lowering Your Heating Bill

  Find the Perfect Temperature For every degree higher you set your thermostat to, you’re adding around a 1 to 3% increase onto your...

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Cold Weather Skin Care Remedies

Winter’s a tough time for hair and skin care. With the cold weather comes cracked skin, brittle hair, and chapped lips. Here, we go...

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Knowing Elder Abuse: The Types, Signs, and Resources

What is Elder Abuse? Elder abuse is the intentional act of abuse towards older adults over the age of 60. Elder abuse is a large-scale...

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Generic vs Brand Medication: Which Is Better?

You’re standing in a pharmacy looking for a standard pain reliever when you’re faced with the choice of buying either the...

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Guide To The New York Relay Service

What is The New York Relay Service? The New York Relay Service is a free statewide service that allows people who are deaf,...

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The Truth Behind Diet Pills

Losing weight can be difficult, especially as we get older. As a result, many advertisers claim to have the secret to losing weight....

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4th Annual Senior Concert Held at Amersfort Park in Brooklyn

On Aug. 19, Council Member Jumaane D. Williams, Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams and Assembly Member Helene E. Weistein sponsored...

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Trouble With Rising Rents? Then SCRIE May Be The Right Choice For You

What Is SCRIE? Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption, or SCRIE, is exactly as it sounds. It is a New York City based program that allows...

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So, What’s The Deal With Data?

If you have a smartphone, there is a big chance that you are using and paying for data. Mobile phone providers seem to be obsessed with...

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How One Brooklyn Senior Center is Bridging Cultures

In the Brooklyn neighborhood of Sunset Park, the NYU Lutheran Sunset Park Neighborhood Senior Center has been serving its senior community...

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What’s Happening To Rent Control?

It’s no secret that rent control in New York City isn’t what it used to be. In 1995, New York had over two million rent controlled...

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Guide to Online Shopping: How To Know Your Size

One of the biggest problems people have when online shopping is sizing. Since there’s no way to try on the clothing, many people feel as...

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Tips And Tricks To Saying Cool

Don’t have an air conditioner, or just looking for ways to keep your electricity bills down? No problem. Here, we list some of the best...

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Veterans With PTSD: Ways To Help Cope With Fireworks This Fourth Of July

Independence Day is known as a day filled with barbecues, picnics, parties, and most importantly, fireworks. But, not everyone looks...

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