If your laptop has a USB port with a lightning symbol next to it , you can use it to charge your phone or accessories without switching the laptop on .

If your laptop has a USB port with a lightning symbol next to it , you can use it to charge your phone or accessories without switching the laptop on .

If the symbol is there but it doesn’t work, check your BIOS, you’ll have an option to enable usb power delivery . You can enter the BIOS only during startup (before you see the windows icon) by pressing a key specific to your system manufacturer. It’s usually one amongst the function keys or DEL key in some cases . You’ll have more information in your instruction manual .

Flood water is more than just rain. It contains sewage and chemical run-off that can make you sick or cause rashes.

Flood water is more than just rain. It contains sewage and chemical run-off that can make you sick or cause rashes.

Flood waters that are high enough to enter homes or impede traffic are usually high enough to have filled sewage systems. If businesses or factories or storage facilities have flooded then gasoline, cleaning chemicals, and production chemicals might have been washed away. If the flood affected areas with septic tanks there will be sewage and strong acids meant to dissolve the sewage. Don’t play in the rising water, and don’t let your pets walk in it or drink it. Carry…

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Babies do not shiver when they are cold. If you see a baby shivering it needs to be fed immediately because it probably has an extremely low blood sugar.

Babies do not shiver when they are cold. If you see a baby shivering it needs to be fed immediately because it probably has an extremely low blood sugar.

Babies have a major problem with thermoregulation (keeping a normal temperature). Because of this, many people think that when a baby starts to shiver it is cold. That’s not true. If your intervention is to try to warm the baby it will more than likely die of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar). Keep this in mind and it could save a baby’s life. Source 1: http://www.stanfordchildrens.org/en/topic/default?id=hypoglycemia-in-the-newborn-90-P01961 (shows signs of hypoglycemia including ‘jitteriness, which is often confused as shivering.) Source 2: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3726172/ (shows baby’s do not…

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What To Do When Anxiety Causing Thoughts Arise?

What To Do When Anxiety Causing Thoughts Arise?

When anxiety causing thoughts arise, start mentally describing objects or actions you see in your vicinity, as if you were narrating a story. This will distract your brain from spiraling down that dreaded black hole. The idea is to make the voice in your head act as a narrator to things that are happening around you. This turns your focus outwards rather than inwards. Lots of anxiety arises from too much focus on oneself. There’s a recently coined word that…

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If you cannot access abortion services for any reason, AidAccess.org will mail you the abortion pills for a donation amount of your choice.

If you cannot access abortion services for any reason, AidAccess.org will mail you the abortion pills for a donation amount of your choice.

So ladies if you’re in an area where abortion is banned or restricted, you aren’t out of options. AidAccess.org is run by physicians and women’s rights advocates who offer abortion services internationally to women who may not otherwise have access. This includes the USA where abortion is heavily restricted in some states and often very expensive. After a brief questionnaire, an advocate will mail a valid prescription, instructions, pills (plus some extras) and will even walk you through the steps if needed…

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The $35 that scientific journals charge you to read a paper goes 100% to the publisher and 0% to the authors. If you email a researcher and ask for their paper, they are allowed to send them to you for free and will be genuinely delighted to do so.

The $35 that scientific journals charge you to read a paper goes 100% to the publisher and 0% to the authors. If you email a researcher and ask for their paper, they are allowed to send them to you for free and will be genuinely delighted to do so.

If you’re doing your own research and need credible sources for a paper or project, you should not have to pay journal publishers money for access to academic papers, especially those that are funded with government money. I’m not a scientist or researcher, but the info in the title came directly from a Ph.D. at Laval University in Canada. She went on to say that a lot of academic science is publicly funded through governmental funding agencies. It’s work done…

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