Doctors and the Danger of Not Knowing How to Stay Awake.

Nobody needs to be reminded of a doctor’s role in society. They are the ones who diagnose and therefore cure, for what is a cure or remedy if it is for the wrong reasons? Occupying a highly important strata in the community, they still are by no means above anyone when it comes to working a shift. As the saying goes, someone has to do it. Hence some doctors are tasked with filling the role of a doctor-on-call for the night, while some may have posts in the emergency rooms of hospitals. They are experts in their field and…

The Effective Nurse Knows How To Stay Awake.

The National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) in the United States indicated that studies made show a decreasing rate in people’s length of sleep over the years. In 1910 for example, most people slept for nine (9) hours, while in 2002 it was only 6.9 hours (during days of work). The digital age could be a culprit too as the internet poses as an added activity before sleep that keeps people unnecessarily awake longer, only to feel deprived of sleep the next day (or night) and struggling to know how to stay awake at work. The vital role…

How To Stay Awake When Lives Are At Stake.

Drowsiness and fatigue are often used interchangeably in the field of driving. What does this mean? It simply means that both terminologies are taken to mean one and the same. Perhaps because fatigue can lead one to fall into sleep, analysts of driving accidents usually assume that tiredness is cured with sleep. This is not necessarily the case all the time. The main question is how to stay awake while driving when fatigue sets in. A study submitted to the Tasmania Law Institute by Dr. Murray W. Johns of Sleep Diagnostics Pty Ltd, Melbourne, Australia entitled “Drowsy Driving…

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In Australia it is estimated that about twenty percent (20%) of road accidents are caused by drowsy driving, drowsy being defined as that state somewhere between wakefulness and being asleep with a momentary loss of awareness as one dozes off involuntarily or manages to stay conscious but undergoes fluctuating states of alertness and non-awareness, with the latter possibly occurring even with eyes that are not shut. Although being drunk may potentially induce sleepiness, it does not necessarily follow that getting drunk will surely result in falling asleep. The trick is to know how to stay awake and…

The Nature of Call Centers and How to Stay Awake.

Stiff competition amongst businesses have paved the way for better customer relations. Since the client is always at center stage, call centers have become a necessity in ensuring that these people who bring in the profits are well taken cared of. Call center agents are always ready to be at their beck and call, not to mention every whim and fancy. Offshore call centers have been in fashion for some time, as the practice has proven to be cost-effective. Outsourcing this aspect of customer services has been a mutually beneficial partnership for all concerned. The trick is just…

The Hazardous Task Of An Air Traffic Controller And Why They Should Know How To Stay Awake.

Have you ever flown? Are you a frequent traveler? Then your life may also depend on air traffic controllers, apart from pilots of course. Pilots are dependent on the signs or instructions that these specific workers issue with regard to landings and takeoffs of aircrafts. They also use visual references, computers, or radars both to monitor and direct airplanes on the ground as well as on the air level. They are likewise responsible for controlling all kinds of ground traffic in airports such which includes airport workers and baggage vehicles. This is certainly one career that needs information…

How To Stay Awake And Stand On Guard.

Security guards are turning out to be more in demand these days, what with the dangerous times people are living. In the United States alone for example, there seems to be a shooting almost on a daily basis. Current times bring to the fore the value of a security officer or security guard. Whereas a police officer’s duty is reactive in nature being a responder to a possible or impending danger, or even a past one, the security guards task has a preventive essence. Thus the importance of their presence cannot be overstated (as is with some other…

Sweet Love Turned Bitter By One Who Didn’t Know How To Stay Awake.

It was the most typical of nights in Sydney. You could cut a knife through the monotony of the chatter, lights, shuffling feet and car noises. It was also typical for Scott and his girlfriend Jen. They’d just finished dinner at a nice restaurant and were on their way home…that’s what she knew, at least. Little did she know a few miles from where they were that a dozen people were waiting with bated breath for a milestone in their friends’ relationship. Flowers, balloons and a banner asking, “Sexy Jen,…

Sleep Apnea And How To Stay Awake Behind The Wheel.

If you can’t save others, at least save yourself! This is a story of Theodore Mathis, a middle-aged bachelor who worked as a librarian at a school library. He didn’t have much family, although one or two distant relatives lived not very far away, they didn’t have a lot in common seeing as their ages were far apart. You could also count his friends with your one hand and they were mostly from the workplace. Known to be a loner, he was a kind soul nonetheless who apart from never having been out of line, was ready to…

How To Stay Awake Behind The Wheel.

The sweetest thing about life is that it only comes once. That makes it all the more precious. But that it can be taken so unexpectedly is horrifying in itself. Death comes in various packages, some more drastic than others. Accidents are known to happen even among the most diligent of persons. This is because it almost always involves at least one irresponsible party who has succumbed to negligence in whatever form that may be. In Australia, how to stay awake and alert behind the wheel has proven to be a real problem that has cost the…