Monthly Archive:: November 2013

Ensuring Safety and Security: The Job of a Security Officer

The job of a security officer isn’t for the faint-hearted. People hire security officers to protect them and their properties against incidence of theft, violence, and other threats. Security personnel ensure safety and order by monitoring and patrolling premises. They also use security systems to keep a watchful eye over a facility. Training Required While […]

Immunization Programs Begin In The Philippines

The World Health Organization and the Philippine Department of Health announced the launch of a joint campaign to vaccinate children against polio and measles. Risk of infection In response to the devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan, around 33,000 children are to be vaccinated in typhoon hit Tacloban City. Huge numbers were left homeless, and many […]

Approaches in Psychotherapy

Psychotherapy is a broad term that refers to all therapeutic treatment between the psychotherapist in Sydney or elsewhere and a patient or a group. This can help many cases of psychological problems, the most common of which is depression. This, however, isn’t just any set of therapies set to solve a problem. There are different […]

Family Set New World Christmas Lights Record

An Australian family has put up more than half a million Christmas lights around their suburban home in Canberra, setting a new world record for Christmas lights. World record Guinness World of Records official Chris Sheedy confirmed that the Richards family set the record for Christmas lights on a residential property with  502,165 shining lights. […]

Making the Weight: Water Restriction

Weight cutting is the practice for rapid weight loss commonly used by athletes to qualify for a sporting competition. It’s done by fighters in contact sports and by competitors in sports where lighter weight is an advantage like horseracing. This has been the bane of most athletic careers that otherwise would be at the peaks […]

Flight Hours, Diet Coke, And Other Secrets Of Flight Attendants

They welcome us with a smile and offer help with our baggage. They’re also known for saying: “Please take a moment, look around, and find the nearest exit.” But these are just the basics. Here are some flight attendant secrets you might not know: They Get Paid for “Flight Hours Only” Flight attendants (FAs) aren’t […]

Energy Assessment: What Energy Experts Look at

The period before winter is the best time of year to get an energy assessment on your home. This gives you a heads up on the circulation of heat inside your house and what you need to do to conserve as much of it as possible. This not only saves heat, but the precious power […]

Winter Home Preparation Tips: TLC for Home Items and Features Before Winter

Fall is the ideal time to take stock of household areas needing some TLC. With that said, here’s a list of home items and features you’ll feed good cleaning or organizing this autumn: Cabinet Drawers and Door Fronts With the splatters cabinets collect each day, these furniture receive their fair share of abuse. If your […]

Chile Election Goes To Second Round

Leftist candidate Michelle Bachelet was the clear winner in Chile’s first round of presidential election, as she will have to wait until a second round voting next month to seal her victory. First-round victory With nine candidates running, the vote was split and Bachelet, seeking her second term as president fell short of the 50% […]

Importance of Good Dental Health

Dental health is important. Visiting your dentist regularly can do more than keep your smile attractive. Having a healthy mouth, teeth, and gums may improve your appearance as well as the quality of your life. For this reason, it’s important to consult dental health professionals who may help prevent oral complications. Read on to know […]