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How To Keep Flu Germs From Spreading In Your Home

Flu season can take its toll on your health, but one way to fight the virus is to stop the spread of germs at home. 

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Chris and Dennis Cavner of Austin, Texas, stand in the sunken living area of the 1974 single-story home they bought in February. In the remodel, the Cavners are raising and leveling the floor for easier aging in place without steps. (Sharon Jayson for Kaiser Health News)

Age-Proofing A Home Won’t Come Cheap

Dennis and Chris Cavner, in their early 70s, are preparing to move less than two blocks away into a 2,720-square-foot, ranch-style house they bought this year.

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Designing Senior Living Facilities A Challenging Task

“Aging in place” is a concept that allows seniors to live safely and comfortably at home as they age.

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What Makes A Dwelling A Home? The Answer Is Changing

The only real universal feature is a roof over your head; everything else that distinguishes a home from mere shelter is different for each of us.

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How To Zero In On Your Final, Forever Home

When Martha Powers and Larry Gomberg heard the news about Hurricane Florence bringing horrific winds and catastrophic flooding to Wilmington, N.C., they grimaced.

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Downsizing: Solutions And Help For Small Spaces

Setting up home in a small apartment poses all sorts of challenges.

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