By Gail Cunningham, Vice President of Membership and Public Relations at the National Foundation for Credit Counseling Being in first place usually brings with it bragging rights, but not if it’s the top spot in the Federal Trade Commission’s annual complaint report. For the 12th year in a row, identity theft has held that dubious distinction, as ID theft complaints once again topped the 2011 list.

Learn Your Rights After a Mastectomy : If you’ve been diagnosed with breast cancer and need to have a mastectomy, you have certain rights under the Women’s Health and Cancer Rights Act of 1998. Learn about what benefits your health plan is required to provide

You can use these charts from the Centers for Disease Control to better understand risks to your health. This grid shows the top ten causes of death for Americans in ten different age groups in 2009. For example, the number one leading cause of death of Americans aged 1 to 44 is unintentional injury

Image description: A student participating in the CanSat competition goes through a pre-flight safety check of her satellite. The CanSat competition, sponsored by the Navy Research Laboratory and NASA, challenged teams of college students to develop a satellite in a can with a special deployable part that would land safely and protect a raw egg inside

More than 5 million people in the United States have Alzheimer’s Disease, a form of dementia that causes memory, behavior, and thinking problems that get worse over time. If you or a loved one is suffering from Alzheimer’s Disease, get information and resources on Alzheimers.gov , including: Symptoms and Risk Factors Treatment Options Planning Ahead and Paying for Care Taking Care of Someone with Alzheimer’s Getting Outside Help for Someone with Alzheimer’s

How to Check the Status of Your Tax Refund Video… How to Check the Status of Your Tax Refund Video description Last fall, we challenged you to create videos that answer common questions about government benefits and services. Here’s one of the winners of the contest. View all of the winning videos, submissions and contest…