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Pool Movie Nights at Home

There’s something special about family night at the movies.  Here’s a cool idea to bring the big screen production home. by Tricia White | Managing Editor Staging the pool movie is easier than it sounds.   1. The A/V: To show

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A Rail Good Time for the Whole Family

Opportunities for family adventures abound up and down the DART lines. Kids of all ages love trains, and riding the DART is part of the fun.  DART’s light rail vehicles offer comfort, plenty of space inside, level boarding for those

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The Coolest Place Around

Beat the Heat at The District! by Lisa A. Beach Looking for a great day trip or weekend getaway, perfect for families with teens and tweens? Check out The District, a new entertainment complex located at the Choctaw Casino Resort,

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Home Improvement

Important Things to Consider Before You Sign on the Dotted Line by Patrick Schurr | Contributor Follow these guidelines to protect yourself from crooked contractors and/or shoddy repairs. PART ONE: AVOID THE DOOR-TO-DOOR SALES PITCH! Be cautious when a salesperson

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Still No Answers

One Teen’s Heart-Wrenching Struggle Post-Concussion Seventeen-year-old Avery Crowe, a student at Hebron High School, was a competitive D1 club soccer player when she collided heads with another player during a big game in which college scouts were in attendance.  Determined

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Our Amazing Brain

Consciousness and Concussion by Ralph B. Lilly, M.D. | Contributor Of all the organs in the body, the brain is, to me, the most fascinating.  It is so complex in some respects but in others so simple.  Nestled within our

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Understanding an Injury Begins with Good Imaging

  by Alicia Wanek In the movie Concussion, the character played by Will Smith has to use forensic pathology during patients’ autopsies to make many of his determinations about their brain injuries.  The character is based on Dr. Bennet Omalu

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Healthcare: The Research Alternative

  by Dr. Frances Herbert | Contributor Even with insurance, healthcare is expensive when you consider the added cost of premiums and copays.   Prescriptions, labs, and x-rays are not always included, and standard therapies don’t always work.   Participation

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A Special Flavor in Dallas

Howdy Ice Cream sweetens the deal by recognizing special needs employees’ potential by Karyn Brodsky Want to beat the Texas heat? Stop by Howdy Homemade Ice Cream, and while you’re there, be sure to say, well, “howdy” to the employees.

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