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DID YOU KNOW?

(NAPSA)—The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has resources to help people who have contemplated or attempted suicide. Get help by calling 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or by visiting www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org.

Advanced science by Verdesian Life Sciences, an industry leader and global supplier of plant health, biological and nutrition technologies, allows for improved plant growth and output, which support environmentally, economically and socially sustainable crop production. Learn more at www.vlsci.com.

A new ENERGY STAR certified room air conditioner can provide comfort, energy savings and help protect the climate. For information on ENERGY STAR certified room air conditioners, including rebates and other special offers, visit www.energystar.gov/roomac.

Most boomers don t have or don t know whether they have the financial resources for retirement. To help, Bankers Life offers a free downloadable booklet that also has tips on safety and security, reducing falls, fighting loneliness, managing prescription drug costs and more. See www.BankersLife.com/TopTips4.

Technology can make homebuying easier and less expensive. You can use the Kukun widget or app to learn just what renovations and repairs a house you're considering will need, as you view it online or on the property. Learn more at www.mykukun.com.

The cider makers at America's No. 1 hard cider, Angry Orchard, have been experimenting with different apple varieties and cider-making techniques for more than 20 years. For further facts on cider, tips and recipes, go to www.AngryOrchard.com, www.Facebook.com/AngryOrchard and www.Twitter.com/AngryOrchard.

If you're moving this year, you can easily set up your Internet, TV and phone service in advance. You can connect to your new provider and download a customized Moving Guide at www.cablemover.com.

Since 1950, the number of full-time teachers increased more than twice as fast as that of students while the number of nonteachers increased more than seven times. Yet academic achievement stagnated. That's one reason many families embrace the idea of school choice. Learn more at www.edchoice.org.

The world's leading nonprofit economic education organization, Junior Achievement, has a free guide to help parents and teens make the right choices when it comes to student loans. This guide, Understanding the Student Loan Explosion, can be found at www.JA.org/Influencer.

Providing food and forage is one of the best ways to keep pollinators productive and healthy, so global agriculture company Syngenta partners with commercial farms, golf courses and conservation organizations to establish large swaths of wildflower plots for pollinators. Learn more at www.beehealth.org.