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What’s the best way to lose weight?

Losing weight is one thing, but keeping it off is another. What’s the best plan for you? Jupiterimages/Photos.com/ Thinkstock When people are very hungry, they think longingly of their favorite dishes. Mom’s famous pasta. Fried chicken like only that little place down the road can make. German chocolate cake. We yearn for foods that are

What’s the best way to teach children to read?

We all want young children to be given the very best opportunities to become successful, engaged and passionate readers. The teaching of reading is constantly mired, however, in a tired old debate between proponents of “phonics” (sounding out words) and “whole language” (which focuses on meaning and using the context to decipher unknown words). This