Chances are you’ll be spending time outdoors this summer, so please be aware of the possibility of being bitten by a tick.
For many parts of the United States, stormy winter weather has been relentless.
In late January, the East Coast was attacked by the Winter Storm Jonas, which produced record levels of snowfall in multiple locations in Pennsylvania, New York and Baltimore.
Around the same time, much of the West Coast got drenched with rain from El Niño that was badly needed in drought-stricken areas such as California, but also caused massive floods that kept insurers very busy.
Because CO is odorless, colorless, and otherwise undetectable to the human senses, people may not know that they are being exposed.
The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) notes that the risk of dying in a home fire is cut in half in homes with working smoke alarms.