As the Weather Warms Up Rattlesnakes Come Out to Enjoy the Sun Just as Californians Do
The California Poison Control System Warns that Snake Bites are Becoming More Powerful and Patient Reactions Have Increased
SAN FRANCISCO, May 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The change in weather marks a change in rattlesnake behavior as well. Snakes live all over California and while most are...
Norwegian Glacier Shrinks and Marine Life Poisoned as the Globe Warms
More and more literally devastating evidence of global warming keeps coming up from across the world. A glacier in Norway is shrinking fast and toxic Californian// seawaters are killing marine life in their thousands.
Global warming continues to wreak havoc. A couple of days ago it was report...
New Bill to Fund Climate Change and Public Health Preparedness Praised by Environmental and Health Groups
"Children, the elderly, and people with many common medical conditions -- such as diabetes and asthma -- are especially at risk as the climate warms
and health threats multiply," said Gina Solomon, M.D., M.P.H., Senior Scientist at NRDC. "We need to prepare today, so people don't suffer tomorrow." ...
Thermal Angel Supports Infection Control During the Golden Hour
...ceive definitive care within this first hour of injury.
So, how does the Thermal Angel work? It is portable, battery-powered, and disposable. It warms
IV fluid and blood and is capable of initiating intravenous application within 45 seconds. It also prevents fluid-induced hypothermia, which can creat...
Purdue study projects weakened monsoon season in South Asia
... summer air would lead to less moisture in the clouds and reduced rainfall.
Monsoon moisture flow comes from ocean to land. In the summer, the land warms
faster than the ocean. This creates a pressure gradient that draws air masses from the ocean to the continent, bringing moist air that promotes format...
Post-Workout Snack May Hamper Weight Loss
...rporate a 5-to-10 minute warm-up and light stretching before you start working out. "It could just be going on a bike or a treadmill," White said. "It warms
up the muscles and gets your mind ready for exercising." And don't forget to stretch after you exercise.
Get going with some music. "Studies show t...
Cosmetic Surgery for Men in New Jersey is Seeing a Dramatic Increase at Parker Center for Plastic Surgery
... The men are walking in interested in facial procedures to look more refreshed, less tired."
The center also recognizes that as the weather warms
up and more men want to go outdoors without a shirt, the consultations and procedures increase for liposuction and male breast reduction, New Jersey ...
Warmer Weather Reminds Cat Owners to Protect Against Worms
... Dr. Marty Becker, nationally recognized veterinarian, author,
and media personality. "Even cats who never go outdoors are at risk. As the
outside and people open doors and windows, mosquitoes can
come in, and transmit potentially fatal heartworms to your cat. This is
just one of many com...
Forty-Five Percent of U.S. Employees Have Gained Weight at Their Current Jobs, CareerBuilder.com Study Finds
seem to wait around every corner," said Rosemary Haefner, vice president of
Human Resources for CareerBuilder.com. "As the weather warms
up and people
are more likely to get in a healthy mindset, it's a great time of year to
be more aware of your health, get active and be more cognizant...
Give the Gift of Love With Women's Intimacy Product that Increases Pleasure for Both Partners
...ivers can grant a new level of
pleasure to their female loved one this holiday. "Women want rewarding
intimate relationships, and with Zestra, passion warms
the hearts of women
and their partners during the holidays and throughout the year," Crosby
said. About Zestra(R) Feminine Arousal Fluid (U.S. Patent...
Warms in Medical Products
Bair Hugger® Model 555 - Pediatric Underbody Blanket
Description:... The under-patient design of the pediatric full access blanket warms
even the tiniest patients while allowing full access for surgeons and staff....
Company:Arizant Healthcare Inc.
Bair Hugger® Model 550 - Large Pediatric Underbody Blanket
Description:... The design of the large pediatric underbody blanket conveniently warms
the large child or small adult patient while allowing full access for surgeons and staff....
Company:Arizant Healthcare Inc.
FilteredFlo® Sterile Cardiac Warming Blanket
Description:... The sterile cardiac blanket is utilized during surgical procedures that require access to the upper half of the body. warms
groin area while providing easy access to the area through a perforated opening....
FilteredFlo® Upper Body Warming Blanket
Description:... The upper body blanket is typically used for abdominal or lower body procedures. The upper body blankets warms
the upper torso and arms. A clear drape is included to cover and warm the intubated patient's head....
Bair Hugger® Model 545 - Adult Underbody Blanket
Features:... Easily disposable Latex-free Meets flammability standards 16 CFR 1610 Radiolucent materials accommodate imaging requirements Underbody design warms
the patient while allowing full access to the patient Non-inflated zone at the foot of the blanket protects the feet from thermal injury Fluid out...
Company:Arizant Healthcare Inc.
Astotherm Plus Blood and Fluid Warmers
Features:... Fast, easy setup, requiring no special priming. Astotherm-Plus warms
up in less than a minute.
A visual temperature display lets you monitor fluid temperature.
Astotherm-Plus has 3 independent safety alarms and a ci...
Warms in Medical Dictionary
...% by volume of Earth's atmosphere. Things dipped in liquid nitrogen become very cold. ... As liquid nitrogen is exposed to the air, it warms
up and we can see its ... Properties of liquid nitrogen ... Properties, uses and applications of nitrogen gas and nitrogen liquid . ... ...
Warms in Biological News
Birds migrate earlier, but some may be left behind as the climate warms rapidly
Many birds are arriving earlier each spring as temperatures warm along the East Coast of the United States. However, the farther those birds journey, the less likely they are to keep pace with the rapidly changing climate.
Scientists at Boston University and the Manomet Center for Conservation ...
Studies shed light on collapse of coral reefs
...on the algae for much of its food, it may be largely unaware of its presence," Weis said. "We now believe that this is what's happening when the water warms
or something else stresses the coral the communication from the algae to the coral breaks down, the all-is-well message doesn't get through, the alga...
Dirty snow causes early runoff in Cascades, Rockies
... a scale that predicted impacts along mountain ranges. They found that soot warms
up the snow and the air above it by up to 1.2 degrees Fahrenheit, causing s...hinner snowpack reflects less sunlight back into the atmosphere and further warms
the area, continuing the snowmelt cycle.
This study revealed regional c...
Ocean floor geysers warm flowing sea water
... might be moving through it, we found that there was much more heat than we expected at the outcrops."
The water gushing from sea floor protrusions warms
as it moves through the insulated volcanic rock and picks up heat.
"It's relatively warm and may have some of the nutrients needed to support some ...
Dirty air brings rain -- then again, maybe not
...und releasing energy in the process. This is the same energy that was earlier used to evaporate the water from the earth's surface. The released heat warms
the air parcel so that it can rise further, taking the cloud droplets with it.
But if there is a surplus of these gathering points, the droplets ne...
Pacific shellfish ready to invade Atlantic
... As the Arctic Ocean warms
this century, shellfish, snails and other animals from the Pacific Ocean will resume an invasion of the northern Atlantic that was interrupted by cool...
Cow power could generate electricity for millions
...e naturally, emits two particularly potent GHGs nitrous oxide and methane. According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, nitrous oxide warms
the atmosphere 310 times more than carbon dioxide, methane does so 21 times more.
The journal paper creates two hypothetical scenarios and quanti...
Unmanned aircraft to study Southern California smog and its consequences
... smoke from wildfires. Researchers have seen evidence that this air pollution can mix with falling snow and accelerate its melt when sunlight hits and warms
the dirty snow in mountain watersheds.
Black carbon and ozone are two major contributors to global warming, next to carbon dioxide, said Ramanatha...
Arctic ice more vulnerable to sunny weather, new study shows
... triggers a spiraling effect: the newly exposed dark ocean waters, much darker than the ice, absorb the Sun's radiation instead of reflecting it. This warms
the water and melts more ice, which in turn leads to more absorption of radiation and still more warming.
"Our research indicates that the relative...
NOAA aircraft to probe arctic pollution
...h Laboratory. When we analyze all the data, well be able to piece together the equivalent of a high-def movie of the atmosphere as springtime sunlight warms
the region and sparks a chain of chemical reactions.
Scientists aboard the NOAA WP-3D research aircraft will use nearly 30 airborne sensors to answ...
Warms in Biological Technology