Pit bulls often get a bad rap, but it turns out it may not be deserved. In fact, the three most aggressive dog breeds in the United States are Dachshunds, Chihuahuas, and Jack Russels, and it is believed that their smaller size plays a role in their fear-based aggression.
There is a lot of other misinformation out there that leads to the demonization of pit bulls and related breeds, such as the myth of the locking jaw. Educate yourself on the facts before you decide whether the breed is for you. Learn the basics of pit bulls from this helpful infographic.
Health insurance has traditionally not covered much in the way of mental health care, especially drug addiction treatment and rehabilitation. Now thanks to the Affordable Care Act, drug treatment will be covered on all plans, making it easier and more affordable for addicts to get the help they need.
Addictions to substances such as crystal meth, heroin, and crack vary by state. Some states have very high rates of addiction and others have very low rates of addiction. Hawaii, for example, has a really high rate of crystal meth addiction, whereas Rhode Island has a very low rate of crystal meth addiction.
Learn more about rates of addiction as well as the cost to our [...]
If you are in the process of deciding what kind of pet to get, you might think getting a cat will be ideal if you need a pet that doesn’t require a lot of maintenance. You might even think cats do great when left alone for long periods of time. While cats can indeed be left alone longer than dogs, it is still important to remember to spend adequate time with your cat. This is especially true if there are no other cats or pets around to keep your kitty company.
How Much Time?
Experts recommend scheduling at least two or three times a day to spend [...]
If you’re looking for a career in technology, there are many choices. If you have hands-on skills, engineering may be an option. If you’re more interested in programming, there are several routes for that as well.
The demand for technologically advanced products and services is rising dramatically, and you’ll want to get on board. Below are the top jobs in technology that might interest you.
1. Computer Systems Administrator
This job market is expected to add more than 90,000 positions in the near [...]