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  • A torch passed between the pieces
    Does Jesus stand "between the pieces" for you?
    I have always taught throughout the past 30 years that the Old Testament was like a visual aid for the New Testament. The Old Testament events are all foreshadows and types of Christ. The message of salvation in Christ Jesus, the promises of God,...
  • Chimney and house fire
    National Chimney Safety Week Promotes Awareness of Chimney Dangers
    Every year during the last week of September the Chimney Safety Institute of America promotes National Chimney Safety Week, where chimney professionals from all over the country are encouraged to promote chimney safety. This year it runs from...
  • New HIV drug appears promising
    New HIV drug appears promising
    On September 24, Gilead Sciences, Inc. today announced the results of two clinical trials that evaluated an investigational once-daily oral medication containing tenofovir alafenamide for the treatment of HIV infections. The drug was found to...
  • GoMotion Light Belt
    Go brightly with the GoMotion Light Belt
    If you exercise, run or bike when the sun is down, you know you need reflectivity – the brighter the better. In what may be the best solution to date, GoMotion has created a lightweight belt system, complete with multi-capable head light in...
  • Change wiper blades regularly for safety
    Change wiper blades regularly for safety
    Here is an interesting question: when was the last time you thought about your car's windshield wipers and their blades?Don't worry if the answer escapes you, wipers and their blades are not terribly exciting. On an excitement scale, they...
  • Is the influenza vaccine safe for cystic fibrosis patients?
    Is the influenza vaccine safe for cystic fibrosis patients?
    Cystic fibrosis (CF) patients are particularly susceptible to complications if they acquire a respiratory infection. The live-attenuated influenza vaccine can significantly reduce the risk of infection; however, the question arose as to whether it...
  • Safe Passage
    Relationships can be compared to chairs
    There is a core need in every person to feel safe. Whether man or woman, we all want -- not just a "sense of", but a very real, tangible protection. Naturally, the first inclination when you hear the word "protection" is to...
  • Cody King
    Kid-saving app created to end hot car child deaths
    Cody King was haunted by the realization one morning that he could have left his toddler in the car in the midst of juggling schedule changes, family life, and work demands. A year and a half later, King has released a smartphone app that’s...
  • X-Shield
    X-Shield, the ultimate in eye and face protection for anglers and others
    I believe the old proverb that necessity is the mother of invention. I see it all the time as I talk to people about their creations. I ran across X-Shield at ICAST, the world’s largest fishing show. After checking it out and seeing its...
  • 787 Dreamliner
    Investigation reveals drug use, gaps in quality control at plant that makes 787s
    Hours before the debut of their investigative documentary concerning the safety of Boeing’s 787 “Dreamliner,” Al Jazeera has released a report on current and former Boeing employees who have said that production and oversight...
  • New La Jolal Shores Lifegaurd Station 090414
    La Jolla Shores sands strip watched over
    The plan to build a new Lifeguard Station at La Jolla Shores gained reliable ground in the lifeguards' plans to make the full sands strip on the long beach safe, using short response trouble runs. La Jolla's first Summer beachgoers showed...
  • Bicycles are vehicles
    A month of cycling: Avoiding death on Houston roads for August 2014
    Have you noticed that whenever Houston media has a story about cyclists, the comment section will be half hateful comments about people who ride round on two wheels (without engines, anyway)? There's almost always at least one scornful comment...
  • Fly6
    Fly6 keeps cycling safer
    Competitive and enthusiast cyclist John Coyle from Lawrenceville, GA competes in road races and criteriums in Georgia, and the Southeast USA, as well as logging over 5000+ road miles yearly.Here is his review of Fly6, a combination rear blinking...
  • Struck-by Hazard
    Don’t Strike-out by Struck-by Hazards
    According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), struck-by hazards are one of the four most deadly hazards found at the construction sites. The other three includes falls, electrocution and caught in or between. Each year...
  • Drive Safe Today Day
    Drive Safe Today Day
    With kids already back to the classroom in many parts of the country, the roads are once again filled with school buses, kids crossing the street and parking lots full with parents dropping off kids. Which is why Progressive Insurance is helping...