SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileA study published in Wednesday’s issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association, analyzed data on Ontario’s population of 25 to 84 year olds, based on population size, coronary heart disease (CHD) mortality and changes in the use of drugs to lower cholesterol and blood pressure and surgical treatments.Between 1994 and 2005, the age adjusted coronary heart disease mortality rate in Ontario decreased by 35 per cent, to 125 deaths per 100,000 inhabitants from 191, which translated into an estimated 7,585 fewer heart disease deaths in 2005, Dr. Harindra Wijeysundera of Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and his colleagues found.”Just under 50 per cent of that overall mortality was associated with behavioral changes and risk factors, specifically the biggest players being high blood pressure and high cholesterol, and that just over 40 per cent was from improvements in the uptake of treatments,” Wijeysundera said in a journal release.The behavioural changes included less smoking and more exercise.Read more:Have you made changes to your lifestyle that include more exercise and a better diet? Tell us about it. Take our poll.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports.
Henry Ford and the Auto IndustryHenry Ford was the father of the modern assembly line used in the mass production of large numbers of inexpensive automobiles. This was an idea that changed the world. Before Henry Ford there were some automobiles. If all you need is a small 200W invertor for basic power during a road trip, you can wire an inverter to the car battery. You need a 20A fuse for safety on the line if you don go off the cigarette lighter outlet. Ideally, you should add a relay via something like the radio power line so power is cut to the device when the vehicle is off and prevent vampiring power and killing your car battery.
Winter 2011 Air Force Buddies Reunion in Central FloridaTim, Tom, Denny, and Phil made it for this reunion and two of the wives were there. The weather was perfect for the ones coming from Maine and Missouri as they were quite weary of snow and ice. There was lots of visiting while relaxing on the lanai, at the pool, and there was even time for tennis..
In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale. In the other, Wrath of the Titans, the sequel to the widely panned remake from 2010. Continue reading this post. If you are riding in a car or on a plane the ZooGue iPad Case has another trick. The elasticized band the works to hold the case shut while traveling flips to the backside to fit over a headrest. The strap is adjustable so I can see it attached to the handles of a roller bag at the airport..