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Decorate your home for the season with the plants of fall | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 9:00AM

An inexpensive way to decorate your home or porch for the change in seasons is to harvest all your squash, apples, corn, tomatoes, peppers and other produce and display your garden bounty in a basket or tray.

 

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Annual mammograms help detect breast cancer early | GUEST COMMENTARY

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 8:00AM

What many women don’t know is that under the Affordable Care Act, every insured woman is entitled to a screening preventative mammogram at no cost.

Time to get your tender plants ready to survive the winter | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 1:40PM

Now is the time to dig and store tender bulbs such as canna and dahlias, move any houseplants back indoors and try your hand with lady luck when it comes to being a gambling gardener.

Timi Gustafson, R.D.

Chronic Sleep Deprivation Considered a Public Health Threat

Nearly half of American adults are regularly sleep-deprived, according to a Gallup poll that has been tracking people’s sleep habits for decades. Less than seven hours a night has become the rule rather than the exception, down by more than an hour since the 1940s. Especially those who are starting careers and young parents don’t get the amount...

The top 10 'must-do's' for Western Washington gardens | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 9:00AM

Tackle these fall chores now and you’ll score more yardage with these October field goals.

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