Tags » Mythbusting

A secret to finding your perfect career

Are you frustrated with the unending struggle of figuring out what you should be doing with your career? Too many interests, too many options and no idea where to begin? 1,604 more words

The Avid Doer

UNICEF'S 'Children Without' Study 2018

A recent study published by UNICEF entitled “Children without: A study of urban child poverty and deprivation in low-cost flats in Kuala Lumpur” caused some waves in media as well as in the government. 793 more words


Mythbusting The Florist Industry

Oh you have such a lovely job, it must be so pretty and relaxing!” is a statement all florists have heard and I’m going to tell you why it’s not 100% accurate. 545 more words



I live in Uganda…

No, I’m not pulling your leg I actually live in Kampala; Uganda’s national and commercial capital.

The best East African city to live in, according to the Quality of Living survey of the World’s Top 230 Cities by Mercer, as of 2016. 817 more words

Less transfusions, the better, platelet style.

Over 4 years, the Mayo clinic reviewed over 40,000 ICU patients, and sought to determine if prophylactic platelets for critically ill thrombocytopenics matter.

Of these 40,000 ICU patients, they excluded anyone who received RBCs within 24 hours prior to the PLT count that triggered transfusion “to minimize the risk of including those with active bleeding” … The primary outcome was essentially to determine if transfusing platelets led to more RBC transfusions, and, secondarily, all-cause mortality, ICU and hospital free days (among others). 292 more words


BCAA's. Mostly Bullsh*t.

BCAA’s. Code name for Branched Chain Amino Acids. You’ve probably heard of them from your fellow bodybuilding or athlete friends. If you have Instagram, you’ve definitely seen them in a picture of a girl with a tub of BCAAs neatly placed next to her derrière. 501 more words