British skiers face a green Christmas at the Alps after warmer temperatures
Thousands of British families due to leave the UK for a traditional Alpine skiing break next weekend are facing the possibility of a green Christmas. Many resorts across the Alps and Pyrenees had already pushed back their opening weekends from December ...
December 15, 2014
Ebola screening begins at Gatwick Airport for passengers from Sierra Leone ...
It will start in North Terminal, then checks will begin at South Terminal from tomorrow, followed by St Pancras (Eurostar) later this week, a spokesman said. 'Screening is being undertaken to help ensure individuals arriving from high-risk areas know ...
October 21, 2014
Check in, thaw out: The Best Websites For.... winter sun holidays
If you'd like to get away over the course of this winter for some morale-boosting rays of hot, or at least warm, sunshine, where should you go? Barbados? Bali? Bangkok? Benidorm? The key info you need on winter-sun breaks is what the weather is likely ...
December 12, 2013
No catheter, no cuff: FDA clears Sotera Wireless' continuous noninvasive blood ...
No more catheter, no more cuff for monitoring patient vital signs? Sotera Wireless announced the FDA has given 510(k) clearance to its continuous non-invasive blood pressure (cNIBP) technology, a new feature of its ViSi Mobile patient monitoring system....
October 10, 2013
Paper records or EMR
With round the clock accessibility, EMRs not only enhance earnings for providers by cutting down record-maintenance costs but also go a long way in improving provision of healthcare to patients. It is no surprise then that according to Centre for ...
July 22, 2013
Why TZYM's GI drug ulimorelin failed phase 3 trials: The working hypothesis
Tranzyme Pharma (NASDAQ:TZYM) can measure the phase 3 clinical trial failure of its gastrointestinal drug ulimorelin by counting hours. The preliminary results don't suggest that the compound did not work at all. Rather, post-surgical hospital care has ...
March 12, 2012
Swoosh into action: The Portes du Soleil area in France has skiing for every ...
A steaming mug of hot chocolate with Mont Blanc lurking on the horizon is as heady as a double shot of schnapps. And despite the thermometer hovering just above freezing, there's no need even for a hat. The sun is high in the sky. Everything is ...
November 25, 2011
When do the clocks change? Clocks go forward this month
The mornings and evenings are getting lighter as we find ourselves in late march - Easter is only around the corner, but when do the clocks go forward? Daylight Saving Time or British Summer Time (BST) starts once the clocks go forward one hour at 1am on ...
March 25, 2015
As the clocks go forward the weather takes a turn for the worse
The clocks go forward this weekend marking the start of British Summer Time but unfortunately the weather is about to take a turn for the worse! A strong jet stream over the Atlantic and low pressure will bring spells of heavy rain with strong to gale ...
March 27, 2015
When do the clocks go forward 2015?
MANY people are asking when the clocks will go forward in 2015 – well here’s the answer. The clocks will go forward on March 29. In the UK the clocks go forward one hour at 1am on the last Sunday in March, and back one hour at 2am on the last Sunday in ...
March 2, 2015
Dodge Charger Hellcat Clocks over 200 MPH in Speed Run
While we had heard the Charger Hellcat was capable of running over 200 mph or 322 km/h, we hadn’t seen it done. Now, Dodge has released a video shot when the car was undergoing final testing when it was tested to its full capacity. The car you see in the ...
January 29, 2015
Tablets before bed can ruin your sleep: New research warns bedtime gadget use can ruin our body clocks - and recommends we go back to paper books
Previous research has shown that blue light suppresses melatonin, impacts the circadian clock and increase alertness, but little was known about the effects of this popular technology on sleep. The use of light emitting devices immediately before bedtime ...
December 22, 2014
Cricket Player Ryan Higgins Clocks a Seagull with a Hit Ball (Video)
Not knowing the first thing about cricket, I’m confident I misused about seven different terms in that headline. I bet they don’t even call seagulls “seagulls” during cricket matches. They’re probably called “Rories” or something. Whatever.
July 1, 2014
QisDesign Seagull Table Lamp
The Seagull Table Lamp by QisDesign has been designed by QisDesign. The Seagull Light The Seagull Light, an LED lighting fixture, takes the form of a flying seagull and functions similarly too. In response to the eco trend, the light adopts LED as lighting ...
December 10, 2013