Sacramento, California (NAPSI) - Many Americans, especially the younger generations, tend to underestimate the risk of experiencing an illness or injury. Unfortunately, the chances of facing a disability are greater than most would want to believe.

Detroit, Michigan (NAPSI) - Car shopping may be easier than ever thanks to some surprising technology.

Tempe, Arizona (NAPSI) - Just because your aging home heating and air-conditioning system is still functioning doesn’t mean your home is as comfortable as it could be. And what about your energy bills? Could they be lower?

Reno, Nevada (NAPSI) - Here’s the buzz when it comes to backyard fun: Before you plan those barbecues, pool parties and bonfires, you need to transform your outdoors into a great entertaining environment and stop insects from making themselves at home.

Riverside, California (NAPSI) - Your house can be more comfortable for you and have more curb appeal for the next owner with a few minor home improvements, including one you can barely see. Here are eight tips that can help:

Des Moines, Iowa (NAPSI) - When it comes to making the lawn mower, string trimmer and other gas-powered outdoor equipment start easily and run smoothly, the most important factor is the quality of the fuel you use.

El Paso, Texas (NAPSI) - As your nose knows, your beloved pet can make a stinky mess—but there are simple ways by which you can cope.