Being able to test for blackouts
enables us for the first time to begin serious research into blackouts
Abnormalities in an ECG could suggest a heart problem, as could blackouts
following exertion or resulting in breathlessness.
The guidelines also call on doctors to look out for possible neurological conditions and symptoms, such as jerky limbs during the blackout
or a person biting their tongue or experiencing confusion when they come round.
Chavez said he asked Electricity Minister Angel Rodriguez to resign and that "he has taken it like a soldier." Chavez said he ordered the chief of the city's state electric utility not to schedule any more blackouts
until the process is reviewed.
Small vocational shop owners, such as those working in the welding, carpentry, and mechanical industry, are the ones affected the most by the repeated blackouts
Now fed up residents, who have already been hit with five blackouts
this year, are rallying a 180- strong protest group to force power bosses to fix the problem.
I have no idea why, but travel--sometimes far distances to strange places--long has been associated with the blackout
. Even stranger, my mall suggests a rink between blackouts
and breaking glass windows.
(EDS: UPDATING POSSIBLE CAUSE OF BLACKOUT
IN BOTTOM 3 GRAFS)
triggered by cardiovascular irregularities, when blood supply to the head is interrupted, can appear similar to epileptic seizures and are often mis-diagnosed.
A new Department of Health-endorsed "blackouts
checklist" is available on the STARS website.
Europe's power grids have been interconnected since the 1950s, and when the French power provider EDF attempted to meet the surge in demand, it led to blackouts
in Paris and elsewhere in France, affecting an estimated five million people.
Connecticut's Department of Public Utility Control (DPUC) is calling for immediate measures to reduce the long-term risk of costly blackouts
or brownouts in the state and to reduce the short-term risk of federally mandated rate hikes.
Recent major studies of power quality from Bell Labs and IBM respectively reported similar findings: blackouts
, surges higher than 200 volts, and sags together accounted for fewer power-related issues than surges under 200 volts (82.2% and 87.5% respectively).
RICH NOW PROTEST THE BLACKOUTS
. Hundreds of people from the upper middle- and upper-class residential neighborhoods carried out their first public demonstration to protest the frequent power blackouts
, tying up traffic along some of the major arteries of Santo Domingo, reports Hoy (Aug.
Also discussed during the session was how to survive blackouts