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Protect yourself from one of the most common ID Theft scams

Posted by Scott Stueber on Apr 29, 2014 12:25:00 PM

There’s been much coverage in the media recently about identity theft operations targeting innocent consumers all over the world. You’ve probably seen or heard about it. Maybe you’ve even been a victim. There’s no question; identity thieves are after our personal information and they’re using a variety of ways to get it.

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10 Tips for Parenting the Digital Child

Posted by Scott Stueber on Nov 12, 2013 2:39:00 PM

Smartphones, laptops, tablets. Oh my! Digital devices are everywhere! According to a report by eMarketer, the average adult spends 5 hours and 16 minutes a day in front of a screen.

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It’s Fire Prevention Week!

Posted by Scott Stueber on Oct 8, 2013 8:32:00 AM

Did you know Fire Prevention Week is October 6-12? Do you know why Fire Prevention Week was created?

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Tips for preventing & treating sports related injuries

Posted by Scott Stueber on Sep 17, 2013 8:46:00 AM

The following is a recap of my interview with athletic trainer, Kyle Butters. Kyle has been a licensed athletic trainer with Aurora Sports Medicine for more than 20 years and is the head athletic trainer at West Bend High Schools. He received his education from the University of Northern Iowa.

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Protect you and your family from tick bites

Posted by Scott Stueber on Jul 23, 2013 8:00:00 AM

For my friends and family, camping is a favorite pastime during the summermonths. Every weekend brings a new adventure for them at a different campground. While camping is relaxing and enjoyable, one must take precautions against tick bites.

Tick-borne disease, such as Lyme disease, has become very common in the United States. While reported cases of Lyme disease date back to 1978, it stumped the medical community until 1981. A vaccine was developed, but was then discontinued due to lack of use.
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15 pool safety tips to keep you and your family safe

Posted by Scott Stueber on Jun 25, 2013 9:00:00 AM

Warm weather brings fun in the sun. One of the most popular summertime activities is enjoying a day at the pool with friends and family. Your time can be fun if some simple steps are taken to keep everyone safe.

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Grilling tips to keep you and your family safe

Posted by Scott Stueber on May 21, 2013 8:35:00 AM

Grilling out with family and friends is a Memorial Day weekend tradition. However, grilling can be dangerous if safety isn’t your top priority.

I’ve read numerous articles, and watched the video of Hannah Storm, ESPN Sports Center anchor, telling her story about the danger of re-igniting a gas grill if the flame goes out. The reason why this is dangerous is because of the gas buildup and the explosion that can occur.

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Will your child get the right care after a car accident?

Posted by Scott Stueber on Feb 19, 2013 12:07:00 PM

According to the National Center for Statistics and Analysis (NCSA) nearly 250,000 children are injured every year in car accidents. This statistic translates to nearly 700 children being injured on our roadways each day.

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Winter safety tips for you and your family

Posted by Scott Stueber on Jan 15, 2013 12:03:00 PM

It’s definitely winter in the Midwest. Here in West Bend, we did have a white Christmas with more than a foot of snow falling just days before the holiday. Folks who live not too far south of us, however, saw only a few inches of snow from the same storm because most of the precipitation was rain. The point is that winter can be unpredictable so it’s a good idea to be prepared for whatever Mother Nature throws your way.

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Smoke and carbon monoxide detectors save lives!

Posted by Scott Stueber on Nov 13, 2012 8:46:00 AM

Daylight savings time has ended and colder temperatures have arrived. Heating systems are running and we’re spending more time indoors. Now is the time to inspect or install two very important devices that should be in every home: smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.

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