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Cerebral woman takes a hands-off approach to blind dates

Published Jun. 24 2017

Dear Abby: I'm a single 38-year-old woman. I haven't been in a relationship in more than 10 years because of...

Mastering mosquito season

Published Jun. 24 2017

Dear Readers: We are right in the middle of mosquito season! What can you do? The Centers for Disease Control...

Keep kids in the game by playing several of them

Published Jun. 24 2017

According to a National Federation of State High School Associations' sports participation survey, over 1 million (1,085,272) high school students,...

Parents must share positive vision to combine families

Published Jun. 24 2017

Q. I was married 20 years ago to a man with children from a previous marriage. The children were 15...

How finding passion can help relationships thrive

Published Jun. 24 2017

Whether you're trying to build a new love relationship or keep a civic group moving forward, your own attitude will...

Father's disapproval causes family communication gap

Published Jun. 24 2017

Dear Abby: We are from the Middle East. My younger brother married an American woman and moved to Arizona, where...

Food allergies; take blood pressure meds and save your life

Published Jun. 24 2017

Q: What's with everyone always worrying about food allergies? Is this hysteria or medically real? I mean, I can't even...

Serial father keeps chummy relationships with his exes

Published Jun. 23 2017

Dear Abby: I recently met a 28-year-old father of three I'm interested in. He seems wonderful. He's a hard worker,...

No getting rid of dust mites

Published Jun. 23 2017

Dear Heloise: How do you kill dust mites? I just moved into my first house, and I don't want any...

The rule of three keeps kids healthy

Published Jun. 23 2017

The "Rule of Three" in writing says you communicate most strongly when giving information in clumps of three: The phrase...

Practice with grandma adds to summer learning

Published Jun. 21 2017

Dear Heloise: Even though school is out for the summer, I want my grandchildren to continue to learn! We love...

Brother's girlfriend deserves to know about man's abusive past

Published Jun. 21 2017

Dear Abby: My brother is in a long-term relationship. Throughout my teenage years, he raped me every chance he got....

Performance-enhancing drugs dangerous for amateurs, too

Published Jun. 21 2017

One of the most remarkable things about the great golfer Bobby Jones was that he never played golf as a...

Without a grave site, paying tribute to mother gets creative

Published Jun. 20 2017

Dear Abby: My mom passed away two years ago. Because she was cremated, there is no grave site to pay...

Change in plans puts reader's party food on ice

Published Jun. 20 2017

Dear Heloise: After baking for a big party, the party was canceled. It's all been put in my freezer.

Sleep and vitamin D: The one-two punch for pain

Published Jun. 20 2017

Once referred to as "The Greatest Strike Partnership in Football," the duo of soccer strikers Andy Cole and Dwight Yorke...

A most taxing phone conversation

Published Jun. 19 2017

Dear Readers: Today's Sound Off is about the phone bill's added charges and taxes.—Heloise

Fetish drives man to insist his wife resume former practice of smoking again

Published Jun. 19 2017

Dear Abby: I am a 28-year-old female. I recently married the most amazing man in the whole world, "Jeremy." We...

Digital interference and problem behaviors

Published Jun. 19 2017

In the 1990 movie "Problem Child," Ben Healy (John Ritter) and his wife Flo (Amy Yasbeck) don't know that Junior...

Teen's behavior draws strong words from concerned readers

Published Jun. 17 2017

Dear Abby: Regarding "Needs a Playmate" (Feb. 15), I agreed with your advice to 7-year-old "Jessie's" mom to make it...

Trans fat ban; HPV vaccines for boys

Published Jun. 17 2017

Q: When New York banned trans fats in restaurants in 2013, did it do any good?—William O., New York City

Teen tells mom to stay away during band performances

Published Jun. 16 2017

Dear Abby: My 15-year-old son will be entering 10th grade. He has been a member of the school band since...

Summer vacation for another kind of education

Published Jun. 16 2017

Dear Heloise: My husband and I have very young children, and we decided years ago to take our children on...