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Consumer Best places to buy electronics Best places to buy electronics (Video)
From tablets to TVs to laptop computers, electronics are likely to be the hottest gifts this holiday season. Consumer Reports' recent survey covering more than 42,000 electronics purchases can steer you to the best places to buy.
Consumer Young people can also get Alzheimer's Disease Young people can also get Alzheimer's Disease
About 5-million Americans have Alzheimer’s. And while this disease is generally related to old age, about five percent of those suffering with dementia are in their 40's and 50's. It's what's called younger onset or early onset Alzheimer's.
Consumer Dogs can get motion sickness Dogs can get motion sickness
Most dogs like to go for a ride in the car. But for some, going in the car can make them very anxious.

Some dogs get nervous because they associate getting in the car with doing something they don't really like, such as going to the vet or the dog groomer.

Other times the cause is physical.
Consumer Sometimes, it pays to pay more Sometimes, it pays to pay more
Price and quality don't always go hand-and-hand. Sometimes, inexpensive products are as good as or better than their more expensive counterparts. But that's not always the case.
Consumer Catch Caddy: Does it work? Catch Caddy: Does it work? (Video)
Promoters of the Catch Caddy tout an ultra-flexible, one-size-fits-all design that fits between the front seats and console of most cars. It resembles a large, open, plastic envelope-style clutch bag without the flap.
Consumer I want my kids to eat fish I want my kids to eat fish
Fish is a great source of lean protein. It's also high in Omega-3 fatty acids which are important for growing brains and bodies. That's why kids need to eat fish. But kids, like many adults, are often turned off by the smell or unfamiliar taste. What's a parent to do?
Consumer Most and least reliable vehicles for 2015 Most and least reliable vehicles for 2015 (Video)
Consumer Reports has just released this year's ratings of the most and least reliable new cars and carmakers. There are some big changes this year, with Infiniti dropping most dramatically in the ranks.
Consumer Consumer Reports testers identify top juicers Consumer Reports testers identify top juicers (Video)
You've heard it before you need at least five servings of fruits and veggies a day! Juicing offers a way to up that number. And Americans are catching on. Sales of juicers are up 25 percent in the past year.
Consumer All smoke alarms are not the same All smoke alarms are not the same
There are two basic types of smoke alarms. Some have are photoelectric sensors. Others use ionization technology. They work in different ways and are better at different types of fires