Eating made her sick, but it took doctors years to figure out why
The sharp pain, often accompanied by nausea, was concentrated on the upper right quadrant of her abdomen, close ... cleared up, the pain, which was sometimes accompanied by diarrhea and chills, did not. Avoiding gluten didn’t seem to make a difference.
What a Toilet Hoax Can Tell Us About the Future of Surveillance
The accompanying website featured a live stream (ha) of toilet data being collected in real time ... check to see if anyone shows up to work drunk, and figure out which female employees are expecting babies. As individuals, we are already tracking our ...
A Close-Up Of Syria's Alawites, Loyalists Of A Troubled Regime
Hassan grew up ... make him a divine figure that will provide protection." What the people of Tartous don't realize, Hassan says, is that the regime is just using this sectarian promise of protection as a way to maintain its own power. He says Alawites ...
What to Do When the Bank Pulls Your Line of Credit
And when Advanta, a credit card company in Spring House, Penn., offered a business credit card with a $7,500 line of credit, he accepted it ... At least 1,000 companies provide this service, called factoring: They buy up your receivables at a discount ...
What are the Odds of Succeeding with a College Degree?
Odds of Earning the Median Salary The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) published a chart called ... to measuring up to median college wage earners, life hands the college student a coin to flip and a high school graduate something close to a die.