Tips for Repaying Your Student Loans

(StatePoint) Not long after graduation, the daunting financial reality for many college grads sets it.

February is Pet Dental Health Month: Are Your Dog’s Teeth Healthy?

(StatePoint) Did you know that oral hygiene is tied to your pet’s overall health? Studies show that keeping your pet’s mouth healthy may increase life expectancy by up to two years.

'Go Texan' Program Releases Smartphone App Upgrade

The Texas Department of Agriculture’s GO TEXAN app recently released an upgrade for iPhone and Android that allows T

Texas State-Fish Art Contest Seeks Entries

The Texas State-Fish Art Contest, headquartered at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center (TFFC), reminds Texas teachers and students that the deadline for entries in the 2014 State-Fish Art Contest is March 31, 2014.

Texas Quitline Can Help Tobacco Users Quit

The Texas Department of State Health Services encourages people who are ready to quit, or are thinking about quitting tobacco, to seek assistance and advice by calling the Texas Quitline at 1-877-YES QUIT or visiting 

Bring Team Colors to the Table

(StatePoint) It doesn’t matter if your favorite team is still in the championship hunt or not -- it’s time for football shindigs in living rooms and dens across the country.

New Year's Resolution: Get Your Family to Eat Healthier Snacks

(StatePoint) The New Year is the perfect time to evaluate what you feed your family, and make positive steps toward more wholesome meals. Snack time in particular is when a lot of great parents serve up some not-so-great offerings.

Tips for Dealing with Kids' Fevers

(StatePoint) If your child is feverish, monitoring his or her temperature accurately can help you know what to expect.

Secrets for Generating a Second Income

(StatePoint) In today’s tumultuous economic times, extra income is not just a luxury, but a necessary safety net, according to many financial experts.

Avoid Fad Diets: Healthy Weight Loss Tips that Work

(StatePoint) Losing weight to look good may be a great motivator. An even better motivator is to get healthier, as excess fat tissue breeds inflammation, which can contribute to many debilitating and deadly diseases.