Definitely big event occurring in Damascus, Virginia. Listening to a scannerfeed discussing need for air evac.
Listened to dispatcher saying LZ’s had been cleared. Does that mean ready to receive incoming?
From WJHL: Pokey Harris, Emergency Management Coordinator with Washington County, VA, tells News Channel 11 the driver of the vehicle that hit the pedestrians is a male who had a medical emergency, which she says likely caused the wreck.
Vitamin D has been big news in Public Health recently, as research indicates that its role in the body extends far greater than simply ensuring bone health through the prevention of such diseases as rickets, osteomalacia and osteoporosis.
Studies also suggest that achieving and maintaining an adequate Vitamin D blood serum level, as determined by a 25(OH)D blood test, is essential to the prevention and treatment of autoimmune diseases such as multiple sclerosis (MS) and type 1 diabetes. Additionally, Vitamin D appears to play a protective role in cardiovascular health, various types of cancer, autism, depression, schizophrenia, and respiratory conditions such as cystic fibrosis.
It is no secret that the number of health conditions positively influenced by maintaining adequate levels of Vitamin D seems to increase daily. Continue reading →
That leaves us with Google+ which really isn’t that great, down the road, maybe, just not now.
Adios Google Reader. You’ll be missed.
Update 4/5/2013: As Pooh would say, “Oh bother.” I’m not finding any really good alternatives to Google Reader. On iOS anyway. I’m trying Pulse, but it seems bugy, not picking up the feeds like it should.