Your Kidney Function Really Matters: A Lighter Look at What You Need to Know to Prevent Adverse Dru by Timothy McNamara
... What you do is run the serum creatinine value through a fancy equation that will give you an estimated creatinine clearance, which is itself an estimate of kidney function. (Estimates of estimates of the kind of exacting science I live for.) For adults, that equation is the famous 'Cockcroft-Gault equation corrected for ideal body weight and equation everyone loves to hate. The Cockcroft-Gault equation (presumably named after Drs. Cockcroft and maybe just Dr.
A Look Into The Future Of The Headset Industry In North America And Beyond by Melissa Vokoun
... The financial ROI on the purchase of a headset for employees in Accounting, Marketing, HR, Engineering, Administration or Mid-level Managerial functions when compared to the increase in productivity, decrease in employee absenteeism due to fatigue and "handset usage" in conjunction with telephone usage will insure that within the next 20 years, the majority of all "knowledge workers" will consider their headset as integral to their job as a computer, calculator, or phone.
Headset Growth Ė Out Of The Call Center And Into The General Office Cubicle by Melissa Vokoun
... It is estimated that in North America, there are well over 30 million "knowledge workers" who use the telephone in excess of 2 hours per day. Yet, according to the Gartner Group, the telephone headset penetration rate is less than 10 percent of those workers. With the emergence of the segmentation and industry recognition of "customer experience" staffs in public and private organizations, those responsible for corporate communications, the need for companies who offer products and services ...
Online Movie Rental And The One Billionth Movie For Netflix - Putting It in Perspective by Christine Peppler
... It is estimated that at least one billion mobile phones were shipped in 2006 alone. Apple's iTunes has experienced similar success. After only three years in operation the service served up its one billionth download in Feburary 2006. Online movie rental is not currently a global service like iTunes or mobile phones. Could this change? Perhaps. Certainly, iTunes has altered the way many people enjoy their music and mobile phones have changed the way we do business and stay in touch with others.
GED Programs and the GED: A Value Beyond Basic Skills Proficiency by Michael Ormsby
... An estimated 60 percent of GED recipients continue their education through workplace training, technical programs, adult continuing education or higher education programs at community colleges and universities. Those with a GED have more full-time work and experience employment consistency for longer time periods than their non-credentialed peers. Those with a GED report more job satisfaction, better self-esteem and confidence in their job and abilities.
What is Body Mass Index (BMI) by David Brooks
... Don't allow yourself to be underweight
If you are underweight (BMI less than 20), you may be malnourished and develop: -Compromised immune function -Respiratory disease -Digestive disease -Cancer -Osteoporosis -Increased risk of falls and fractures. Where to get helpConsult your doctor about ways to lose weight. Things to remember- BMI is an approximate measure of your total body fat. - Being underweight or overweight can cause health problems, especially if you are also inactive.
Fat Burners: The Biggest Rip-Off of the Weight Loss Industry? by Nathan Latvitis
... This will help to decrease your appetite by filling up your stomach, itís natural, and you need water to function properly anyway. 2. Eat fiber. You can either eat foods with fiber in them, like vegetables, or you can just buy some of that powdered fiber at the store (it actually doesnít taste that bad), and take some with your meals. Fiber cannot be digested, so it will decrease the actual capacity for your stomach to hold food. Plus fiber pushes food through your digestive tract faster ...
Increasing Brain Power by Tim Bryce
... WORK - 8 HOURS Based on studies we have performed on time management, we have found most people in corporate offices to be approximately 70% effective, meaning in an eight hour work day, they are spending about six hours on direct work assignments, and two hours on indirect activities (time that doesn't contribute directly to their assignments; e.g., breaks, meetings, taking instruction or direction, etc.) PERSONAL TIME - 8 HOURS This represents time where we perform pet projects and ...