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Iams Explores The Relationship Between Dogs And Owners In New “Dogumentaries”

<b>WHAT:</b> A short “dogumentary” (<i>get it?!?</i>) profile of how a rescue dog named Karma helped a recent retiree find her groove in a new home.<p><b>WHO:</b> Mars Petcare, Tribal Worldwide<p><b>WHY WE CARE:</b> We always have time for stories about dogs and their owners, an emotional bond that is unique in our human …

Abandoned Dog Was so Scared of People He Refused to Trust Rescuers – Then Something Awesome Happened (VIDEO) - One Green Planet

When we bring dogs into our homes, they instantly become family. We treat them with nothing but love and shower them with toys and treats and …

New painkiller is as powerful as morphine - but without the dangerous side-effects

The synthetic drug, PZM21, also does not produce addiction.

Netgear Orbi promises to rid your home of WiFi dead zones

One of the most frustrating first world problems today is not being able to connect to your home WiFi network in spots that are farther away from your router. Netgear believes it can get rid of that problem with its latest product: a WiFi system called Orbi. The $400 basic kit comprises of a router …

Wi-Fi

Tear down the regional walls: How to unlock hundreds of movies on Netflix

Netflix Instant offers more movies than you could watch in an entire lifetime, but depending on where you live, that selection of movies might be …

How to Change Your Default DNS to Google DNS for Fast Internet Speeds

You can increase your internet speed by changing your <b>Default DNS to Google DNS</b><p>DNS (Domain Name system) is a set of numbers that is assigned by your …

Harvard Business Review - Ideas and Advice for Leaders

Overcoming Automated Resume Scanners: How Can You Stand Out?

There has been buzz recently surrounding resumes being reviewed through automatic scanners and applicant tracking systems (ATS). Goldman Sachs is one …

Impending Death of Hospitals: Will Your Anesthesia Practice Survive?

How would <i>you</i> like to know exactly what’s going to happen in the future so that you can prepare for and profit from it?<p>I have a crystal ball. Here, …

Computer-Assisted Personalized Sedation—The Beginning or the End of the Anesthesia Provider?

Computers and improvements in modern anesthesia delivery have gone hand-in-hand. In 1952 Himmelstein and Scheiner reported that they began using an …

Medicine

Harnessing the Immune System to Fight Cancer

Steve Cara expected to sail through the routine medical tests required to increase his life insurance in October 2014. But the results were devastating. He had lung cancer, at age 53. It had begun to spread, and doctors told him it was inoperable.<p>A few years ago, they would have suggested …

Cancer

Samsung unveils world's first UFS memory cards — the successor to microSD

What comes after microSD cards for removable storage? Samsung has the answer: UFS. The company announced today the world's first removable UFS (Universal Flash Storage) memory cards, offering storage capacity of either 32, 64, 128, or 256 gigabytes, and performance speeds that simply blow older …

Best smartphone cameras: Galaxy S7 vs. iPhone 6s vs. Nexus 6P vs. Lumia 950

Samsung vs. iPhone, Nexus vs. Lumia. It's time to find out who makes <i>the best</i> smartphone camera.Recently a new smartphone waltzed onto the scene, …

Top new Android apps of May 2016 include Dark Sky, Spaces and Sleepcast, while games include Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons and Bushido Bear<p>April was another strong month for new Android apps and games: from hyper-local weather forecasts and clever alarm-clock apps to fraternal adventures and ninja …

Apps

How to Use Hey Siri

Since its inception, Siri has become more and more useful. It’s obvious that Apple has put a lot of thought into Siri’s place in today’s world, resulting in Siri's ability to do everything from calculations to searching the web and making restaurant reservations. With Hey Siri, Apple’s personal …

Tech Trends

More Notes on OneNote for iPad

I’m back on the OneNote boat. Again. I’m still not in love, but I am trying to give it a real go and shake off all of the Evernote-specific habits I’ve made over the last six years.<p>OneNote is quite powerful, but I still think Evernote is leagues ahead in terms of how notes are displayed, sorted, …

Microsoft OneNote

First10EM

A monthly (ish) summary of the emergency medicine literature<p>Welcome to another edition of the (bi)monthly medical articles that caught my attention. …

Arterial line and Intra-arterial blood pressure monitoring

<i>Reviewed and revised 14 June 2015</i><p><b>OVERVIEW</b><p>arterial catheter connected to a pressure transducer<p><b>USES</b><p>blood pressure (systolic, diastolic, mean and pulse …

Here is how Android users can buy digital content without using credit cards

Penis transplant raises hope for people who want to feel ‘whole’ again

A 64-year-old cancer patient has received the nation’s first penis transplant, a groundbreaking operation that may also help accident victims and …

Doctors are told to curb overuse of oxygen in hospitals

Patients are being given potentially fatal amounts of oxygen because hospital staff are unaware how much they should administer, a new study warns.<p>Lung specialists want doctors and nurses to be given more training in what constitutes a safe “target range” of oxygen in the body, otherwise there is a …

Medicine

Good news in the fight against pancreatic cancer

Anyone who has lost a loved one to pancreatic cancer knows the devastating speed with which it can affect an otherwise healthy person. TED Fellow and …

Why we have blood types and why they matter

If A+ was the top grade in school, then surely A+ was also the most excellent of blood types - a biological mark of distinction.<p>It didn't take long for me to recognize just how silly that feeling was and tamp it down. But I didn't learn much more about what it really meant to have type A+ blood.<p>By …

Theranos is only using its revolutionary blood-testing technology on one of its 200+ tests

Holmes, the CEO and founder of Theranos, has since said she "personally was shocked" by The Journal's article.<p>The Journal has since published a follow-up article saying the company had stopped using its signature finger-prick blood test on all but one of its more than 240 blood tests at the request …

Genetic Engineering

Best phones for seniors

If you are someone who is looking for a smartphone for an elderly relative, or an elderly person in the market for a new device, there are a lot of factors to consider when making the right choice. As capable as our smartphones are, there are admittedly some that aren’t the most intuitive to use, …

FENTANYL

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When chest compressions and early defibrillation are not the most important interventions in cardiac arrest

Author: Mario Rugna <br>The chain of survival is well known and most of us work everyday to spread it’s use at every level. Chest compressions is, along …

Filing Income Tax returns gets more complicated

<b>Those with annual income of more than Rs 50 lakh will have to furnish a lot of additional details</b><p>Filing income-tax returns is not a pleasant job for …