Our world is frequently shaken by natural or manmade disasters that endanger our lives and assets. Almost always, such catastrophes come unexpectedly or, if announced, they strike fast and hard leaving us incapable of acting.
However, thanks to technology, we have now plenty of apps to help in a disaster, that alert us when it is about to occur, or, better yet, to make search and rescue operations a lot faster and more efficient. Read More
Modern runners have now a dozen plus apps and devices to help them keep tabs on their mileage, performance, health stats, nutrition, safety and so on. Whether you are a seasoned runner or you just want to keep your health in check, now you have the opportunity to use a handful of apps to track your progress and motivate you to stay fit. Today we chose 5 of them we find useful for all those who are aware that physical exercise is a healthy lifestyle choice. Read More
The daily run, either during the day or at night after work hours is a great way to keep fit, train your body and shake off the sedentary lifestyles we all seem to be swamped with. But running as a daily routine can sometimes prove dangerous. You can slip and fall or you can strain a muscle and need help getting home or at the ER. Read More
Life with disabilities can sometimes be even harder than one can imagine – safety wise. Besides the inherent struggles of compensating an impairment or another, disabled people are also vulnerable to all sorts of dangers, even if they live on their own or together with family or caregivers. Luckily for everybody, today’s technology made sure that people with disabilities live comfortably, providing them with certain apps and software meant to increase their quality of life. Read More
Hurricanes are natural catastrophes that one cannot stand against. We all know that such destructive phenomena take their toll in human lives and material damages that sometimes go beyond measure. But while we can’t put a stop to them, we can certainly take precautions and steps towards awareness and preparedness. Today we will take a look at some advice, tips and recommendations regarding safety measures during hurricane season. Read More
1,342,500 fires were reported in 2015 across the United States of America. This accounts for 3,280 civilian fire deaths and 15,700 civilian fire injuries, $14,3 billion in property damage and a 3.7% increase from 2014. This means that a Fire Department responds to a fire emergency every 23 seconds.
Beside the material and life loss, the post traumatic shock haunts the survivors for life. But home fires can and should be prevented if you follow some basic safety tips! Read More
A panic attack is a sudden onset episode that can be described as the feeling of overwhelming fear or discomfort. Panic attacks are not immediately physically threatening. They can be extremely frightening, as they begin abruptly and are hard to identify especially for first-time sufferers. Read More
We used to think of mobile games as a mainly solitary hobby that did not require us to leave the comfort of our homes in order to have fun. As technology evolves, a new type of gaming is taking the world by storm. It encourages users to step outside and explore, while looking for adorable virtual creatures. Nothing wrong with that in theory. Read More