Weather Forecast


Online Features
Is your blood glucose meter accurate? [Infographic]
People with diabetes use blood glucose meters (BG meters) to make critical health choices every day, including how much insulin to administer when necessary. Recent studies published in The Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology found that of the 41 meters tested more than half failed to meet global accuracy standards. Inaccurate readings put patients at risk of administering too much or too little insulin, which could lead to severe hypoglycemia and hospitalization. However there are BG ...
full story
Planning can help families protect pets during natural disasters
(BPT) - News of natural disasters can stir our compassion, inspire us to find ways to help and remind us of the need to prepare our own homes and families to cope with emergencies, including severe weather, earthquakes and fire. Every family should have a disaster plan, so that if a disaster strikes, you’ll be ready to m...
full story
Top 4 reasons to dehumidify your home [Infographic]
From improved health to savings on energy bills, there are many benefits to controlling the humidity levels in your home. Aprilaire reveals the top four reasons to dehumidify your home.
full story
Gameplan for after your rare cancer diagnosis [Infographic]
July is Sarcoma Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness and educate those who are unfamiliar with malignant tumors, known as sarcomas, and to support those living with rare diseases. Since the journey to a correct diagnosis for a sarcoma or rare cancer can often be difficult, experts say the best way for a patient or family member to help manage their disease is to be their own advocate. This infographic highlights steps that patients should take after being diagnosed with a rare cancer, f...
full story
Making your vacation a culinary adventure
Vacations are all about exploration. This could mean finally touching down in the city you’ve always dreamed of visiting or trying a new activity. In addition to thinking about vacation activities to broaden your horizons, many travelers are realizing that another great way to explore a destination is through food. One doesn’t necessarily have to head to far-flung exotic places in search of culinary adventures. There are plenty of nearby destinations one can visit and still experience a world...
full story
Myth busters: Why vinyl siding is America's hottest home design feature
(BPT) - Chances are, you’ve seen and heard a lot about vinyl siding on home renovation television shows, in magazines and in your neighborhood. Once seen as a drab and boring alternative to aluminum siding, vinyl siding is now driving new design trends , effortlessly adapting to any architectural home style. According to...
full story
College students have options to save money on technology
(BPT) - If you are one of the more than 22 million college students heading to campuses across the nation this fall, you’ll probably be packing all sorts of items, including advanced digital technology. College student spending on technology is up 227 percent over last year on everything from tablets and smartphones to d...
full story
Wine, wisdom and rock [Infographic]
Making wine, making music – they’re not that different. Both require total commitment and constant refinement. Together they embody the best of life and offer up wisdom that only lifelong labors of love can teach. This infographic explores the parallels in the pursuit of classic rock and classic cabernet and features the wisdom and lessons learned from Mike Martini, third-generation master winemaker for Louis M. Martini in California’s Napa Valley and multiple Grammy Award-nominee guitar gian...
full story
Summer jobs: stepping stones to something bigger
(BPT) - As millions of high school students prepare to head back to the classroom in just a few weeks, many may reflect on their summer jobs serving tables, operating cash registers, tracking inventory and assisting customers. To most, those summer jobs were solely for the purpose of having a little extra cash, or maybe ...
full story
Advice for small businesses poised to hire their first employee
(BPT) - For small-business owners, hiring a first employee is a significant milestone – one that directly affects the company’s growth, future success and culture. Hiring staff means enhancing your business’ ability to grow, but it also presents unique challenges. From affirming that the person you hire has the credentia...
full story
Uber-cool gift ideas for kids going to - and back to - college
(BPT) - Graduation season is over, but families with college-bound teens know the gift-giving season is still in full swing. Whether you’re looking for a gift that will ease the transition for a new college freshman or something to milestone the beginning of a senior’s final year, choosing a back-to-school gift can be ev...
full story
A fun approach to teaching kids nutrition wisdom
(BPT) - As children across the country head back to school, life for families becomes a little more hectic. Just because days are busy, don’t let nutrition fall by the wayside. Teaching children nutritious eating habits now can mean a lifetime of health, plus it can be a lot of fun to eat, laugh and spend time together. ...
full story
BD Video
BD Video
  • BD Video

    07.14.09 - 07:31 pm

Online Features

The places you'll go: Tips for female graduates on how to lean in to your career
(BPT) - More females are graduating from college than ever before, but does gender still play a r...
full story
New tech devices make the perfect gift for your grad
(BPT) - Years of hard work have all led to this moment; your loved one is graduating. This is a s...
full story
These tech-related gifts will help college graduates start their careers in style
(BPT) - Graduation is right around the corner. If someone in your life is graduating from college...
full story
More Online Features