Smart homes aren’t smart without fire sprinklers

Today there are many automated options that make homes more comfortable, energy efficient, cost-effective and safe. Typically referred to as smart home technology, these features may include automating control of items such as lighting, temperature, window shades, surveillance cameras, locks, smoke alarms, even pet feeders. Often, these features have smartphone apps that allow the homeowner to control them from anywhere. There is one technology that is so smart it can save the lives of everyone in the home, including pets. It works independently and an app is not needed: home…

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Is Excess Protein Bad For Your Kidneys?

Of all of the myths that abound when it comes to nutrition, the assumptions that surround protein consumption and kidney damage seem to be the one everyone talks about most often. How did it start? From the research, I did this particular myth started from research on patients with kidney disease. And why is that?   People with kidney disease have difficulty of filtrating protein, and that’s why in some cases they are on a low-protein diet. So, the conclusion was made that because patients with kidney disease could not…

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