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(NAPSA)—Untreated, severe obstructive sleep apnea more than doubles your risk of dying from heart disease, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine warns. To find a sleep center nearby and learn to guard your heart from sleep apnea to avoid being #SnoredtoDeath, visit www.projecthealthysleep.org.

A self-leveling cross-line laser that fits homeowner requirements is the Bosch GLL 30. It projects cross lines with an integrated one-switch locking pendulum and comes with a flexible mounting device that clamps on virtually any surface. Learn more at www.Boschtools.com.

The National Consumer Assistance Plan, an unprecedented program by the three nationwide credit reporting agencies, has been instrumental in educating consumers about how to get free annual credit reports. Improving consumers’ understanding of their credit reports is a priority for the Consumer Data Industry Association.

People with multiple myeloma can learn about the condition and treatments from other patients trained to explain it. To learn more, request a free seminar or become a Multiple Myeloma Journey Partner, visit www.mmjourneypartners.com.

At the Biosimilars Clarified website created by Merck—www.merckclarifiesbiosimilars.com—you can find clear, concise and straightforward information about biosimilar medicines in a simple, easy-to-use, question-and-answer format.

Before using any outdoor power equipment, advises Kris Kiser, president and CEO of the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute, inspect it, and review your owner’s manual and safety procedures. For more safety tips, go to www.opei.org. For information on proper fueling, go to www.LookBeforeYouPump.com.

The U. S. Department of Agriculture has identified 19 destructive “Hungry Pests,” the invasive species that people are most likely to spread accidentally. Learn more about the pests and how to prevent them at www.HungryPests.com.

Wireless home automation systems let you check on your home from away and manage security. If you have an ADT Pulse device, home automation is at your fingertips and your voice. They’re compatible with Amazon Alexa Skills. Learn more at www.adt.com.

A patented oral adhering disc called XyliMelts from OraCoat helps reduce dry mouth discomfort and tooth plaque, whether you’re waking or sleeping. Available at CVS or Rite Aid. For a free sample, call (855) 275-4766. Learn more at www.oracoat.com.

With support from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), a nonprofit organization called Appalshop helps an Appalachian town thrive. Possible cuts to the NEA may jeopardize such nonprofits. Learn more from Stand for the Arts, an initiative of Ovation TV, at www.StandForTheArts.com.