Magnolia Medical Reduces False-Positive Blood Cultures With Novel Collection Tech
False-positive blood cultures can lead to expensive and toxic overtreatment. SteriPath improves diagnostic accuracy by reducing tenfold the rate of blood culture contamination.
Monday Lounge (Music & Sports Trends)
VP, Head of Global Agency Development – Spotify Alex Underwood started his career at PHD UK back in 1999 as a TV Buyer. Before moving into Communication Planning (still at PHD), across such brands as HSBC, Transport for London and FedEx Five years later Alex left for the RAB (Radio Advertising Bureau) where aside from leading relationships with media agencies, he also shepherded the marketing of digital radio on behalf of the commercial radio industry in the UK. He then joined Google in 2007 as an agency lead (firstly in London then in New York), taking up the position of Head of Media Agency Strategy in 2010 - developing & executing the go-to-market strategy for media agencies across NA. At the same time launching Google's Global MediaAgency Council & leading efforts to develop…
Animal Kingdom Recap: Smurf's Condition Revealed — Plus, [Spoiler]'s List of Kills Grows Yet Again
Warning: The following contains spoilers for Tuesday’s Animal Kingdom. If you’d rather watch first, read later, make like a Cody who’s spotted a cop and scram.
10 Amazing Benefits of Drinking More Water
Up until about three years ago, my beverages of choice included Diet Coke, coffee, juices, but rarely a glass of water. The only time I resorted to what I considered a "bland" drink was at the gym, because I needed it to stay hydrated. Aside from that, I rarely drank water and found myself dealing with unpleasant symptoms like dehydration, bloating and cramping. Finally, it was my husband who stepped in and helped me see that in order to feel better I needed to break my bad habit and make a healthy change Breaking a bad habit can be challenging, so to make it easier I replaced mine with a good one: always having a reusable bottle filled with water by my side. From the stainless steel bottle for the gym to the…
Sometimes Equanimous Observations During 10 Days of Silence or Notes From a Midlife Crisis
An honest first-person journey through a 10 day vipassana silent meditation course.
How To Get Started Booking Speaking Engagements
How to get started booking (and getting paid for) speaking engagements without having an existing platform or being sales-y
‘Whales: Giants of the Deep' opening at Witte Museum
“What that’s actually doing is recognizing the spiritual element of the show and it’s also honoring the people at the Witte Museum that they’re looking after our onge (treasure),” said Shane James, a cultural representative of Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, where the exhibit originated. The team considers the staff of any museum that presents “Whales” “guardians of our ancestors’ treasures,” James said. The exhibit is a fittingly large-scale look at whales, including an exploration of their role in the culture of the Maori, the indigenous people of New Zealand, who hold the creatures sacred. There also are sections dealing with whale anatomy, including two gigantic sperm whale skeletons, one an adult female and…
A Better Way To Seek Advice For Your Startup
Too many decisions and too little data? Rather than asking smart people for their opinion on what to do — try asking this question instead.
A California Plan to Make Big Tech Pay People for Data Raises Eyebrows
California Gov. Gavin Newsom proposed a “Data Dividend for Californians” to pay residents in exchange for their data.
The Gospel of Self: How Jesus Joined the GOP
"When a former right-hand man of Pat Robertson and one of the key players of the religious right tells you what he really thinks, you'd better listen."