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Safely sending perishable holiday gifts
STILLWATER, Okla. – What is a family to do if an out-of-town loved one cannot make it home for the holidays but loves turkey and dressing? Mailing perishable homemade goods or sending items via mail order is certainly a viable option for gift givers. Following some food safety tips will help avoid the risk of foodborne illness.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Picking holiday presents for the children
STILLWATER, Okla. – As shoppers get into the holiday spirit, keeping a few gift-giving guidelines top of mind while picking presents for young ones can help ensure the season is safe as well as merry and bright.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Avoiding bed bugs before and after thrift store purchases
STILLWATER, Okla. – Thrift-store shopping can be fun and often has the added benefit of reducing the wear and tear on the family budget. It is not without some risks, though. Picking up second-hand household goods, clothing and furniture could lead to increased exposure to bed bugs
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Beware of bed bugs when thrift shopping
STILLWATER, Okla. – Whether shoppers are on the hunt for the unique, vintage and collectible, or in need of everyday necessities such as dishes, clothing and even furniture, there are plenty of fun finds in thrift stores.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Safely decorating with pumpkins
STILLWATER, Okla. – Decorating pumpkins can be a fun way for families to celebrate fall or usher in the Halloween spirit, especially as long as everyone makes safety a priority.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Avoid potentially deadly hazards after a natural disaster
STILLWATER, Okla. – In the aftermath of a natural disaster, it often takes time for life to return to normal for affected families. During that recovery period families should remain aware of several potentially deadly hazards.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Fire safety for college students
STILLWATER, Okla. – With students returning to their colleges and universities for the new school year, now is a good time to think about ways they can stay fire safe whether they live on or off campus.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Take care not to damage eyes during must-see solar eclipse
STILLWATER, Okla. – Scientists and science geeks alike agree the upcoming total solar eclipse is must-see viewing, but watching all the action go down is not without danger.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Protecting your skin from the sun
STILLWATER, Okla. – Getting in a little fun in the sun is a summertime treat, but protecting your skin from exposure to ultraviolet rays while outdoors is no laughing matter.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Is earthquake insurance for you?
STILLWATER, Okla. – As earthquakes become increasingly common in Oklahoma, it is worthwhile for residents to consider purchasing insurance to protect their property as the ground shakes and rolls underfoot.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu

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