What to Know Before Making Your Own Pet Food, According to a Veterinary Nutritionist

Elroy Mariano

If you thought store-bought kibble was the only way to feed your dog or cat, then you’d be mistaken. “One can make his or her own pet food at home, but it is a task that shouldn’t be taken lightly,” says Dr. Jerry Klein, chief veterinary officer at the American Kennel Club. “It will take a lot of dedication on the part of the owner, a lot of work and for some pets, may become quite expensive.”



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Before treating your pet to a homemade diet, Dr. Jamie Richardson, medical chief of staff at Small Door Veterinary, says it’s crucial to talk to your vet first. “Certain guidelines must be followed to ensure the diet for your pet is complete and balanced,” she explains. “Any pet owner that has decided to make a home-cooked diet for their pet should

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CenturyLink Transforms, Rebrands as Lumen

Elroy Mariano

With a New Brand Name and Purpose, Lumen is Ready to Enable “Amazing Things” through its technology platform

DENVER, Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — CenturyLink has a new brand name and bold new purpose. As Lumen Technologies, or simply Lumen, the company will help lead enterprises through the challenges and opportunities of the 4th Industrial Revolution – a time when smart, connective devices are everywhere. Lumen brings a new focus to how it views the marketplace and the world with the purpose to further human progress through technology.

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The 4th Industrial Revolution represents the latest technological shift to change how everyone lives, works and thrives. At its core, this new age requires companies to effectively acquire, analyze and act upon their data to stay ahead of the curve and to be competitive.

Lumen’s combination of global technology infrastructure, powerful business solutions

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Resilience Is the New Black: The Lessons of Covid-19

Elroy Mariano

For years it can seem as if the world is predictable, and then all at once, everything changes.

Most of us have been blown away by the speed at which the coronavirus, Covid-19, has swept the world. But 2020’s pace is more comprehensible if you see the pandemic as an exponential phenomenon.

When spreading unchecked, coronavirus infections were doubling over a short time frame, and the doubling time itself was decreasing. This made for a classic exponential curve in which small doublings seemed harmless enough, but then in a blink, they exploded into a worldwide pandemic.

We find it challenging to plan for exponential growth, as our brains are primed for linear growth, where each step is equivalent in size to the last. Lacking planning or foresight, we’re left flatfooted. The exponential growth of the pandemic has taken far too many lives and livelihoods. Its social and economic consequences will

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Positive Effects of Utilizing Modern Gadgets

Elroy Mariano

The world is evolving every single day, and brilliant gadgets are being introduced every year to make those things possible which were once thought to be impossible. Our lives have transformed so much that the endless technology surrounding us has become so typical in our lives that we often forget just how much further we have come in the last few decades.

How Far We’ve Come

Today we utilize many modern-day gadgets in our everyday life. Everything from smart cooking equipment to music devices, they all make use of science and technology in one way or the other. Communication gadgets are another classification of these devices which play a crucial part in our lives by helping us connect with our friends and relatives from all over the world. However, these are not the only gadgets that have a favorable influence on our lives. Think of that security camera outside your

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