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Age-Friendly Cities and Communities: Helping Seniors and the Planet

Humans are social creatures, relying on one another for survival and support. Recent research in JAMA reveals without adequate community structures, deaths of despair and the diseases that often precede it proliferate. Many American communities have far to go in making their neighborhoods safer and richer in the resources residents need to thrive.  Everyone and […]

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6 Things to Know About Using Sustainable Smart Technology

Having smart technology in your home not only makes your life easier but also helps you save time and protect the environment. While the connection between smart gadgets and global warming might not be so clear to the wider audience, this article will show how you can use smart home technology to control energy and […]

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Weekend Projects to Make Your Home Energy Efficient and Healthier

While we often associate going green with expensive and not always convenient life changes like zero-emission homes, backyard wind and solar farms, and self-contained organic food gardens, there are also much less expensive projects you can finish over a weekend, which still significantly reduce your home’s carbon footprint. Here’s a list of the most efficient […]

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Why a Smart Home Is a Greener Home

Many of the gadgets that we use in and around our houses are not very green, unfortunately, but luckily for us, we are living in a time when more manufacturers are offering products that are. Our lawnmowers and tractors used to spew out gas, but now we have electric alternatives. Generators also used to run […]