Wales was an incredible 12 degrees warmer than average for the times of year on Easter Saturday. On Good Friday the warmest place in Wales according to the Met Office was Gogerddan near Aberystwyth reached 24C. The temperatures are measured at weather stations dotted all around Wales and on Easter Saturday that title was taken by the weather station at Usk which reached 23.7C. The reason for the unseasonably warm weather according to the Met Office is that the jet stream, a narrow band of fast flowing air which usually marks the boundary the north and warmer air to south, is above Wales At the moment it is above Wales keeping all the chilly northern air away from us. Added to this is lots of warm air coming up from the continent. This is how warm other places in Wales reached yesterday: Cardiff - 23.6C Swansea - 19.7C Anglesey - 23.3C Aberystwyth - 21.1C Tredegar - 21.4C The coldest place was Pembrey Sands which only reached a high of 18.2C. Despite the warm weather the Met … [Read more...] about This hottest place in Wales yesterday and how long is it going to last
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Ashley May USA TODAY Published 9:29 AM EST Feb 6, 2019 High levels of vitamin D have prompted several pet food brands to recall dog food in recent months, citing how too much of the nutrient can actually cause health problems. Last week, Hill's Pet Nutrition, a company specializing in prescription food, voluntarily recalled more than 20 types of its canned dog food after receiving a complaint about a dog "exhibiting signs of elevated vitamin D levels," the company said in a statement. A company investigation said the problem stemmed from a supplier error. In December, several dog food brands recalled varieties of dry dog food over "potentially toxic levels of vitamin D." So, exactly, how can too much vitamin D hurt a dog's health? The amount depends on the dog's age, weight and overall health, said Michael San Filippo, spokesperson for the American Veterinary Medical Association. He recommends pet owners talk with their vet about the best diet for … [Read more...] about Dog food recall: How high levels of vitamin D can be deadly for pets
Winter is the time of year when you are more likely to fall ill. From sniffles and colds to more serious afflictions, it seems like diseases are constantly spreading at this time of the year. So if you are feeling under the weather, here are the government’s guidelines for when you should stay off work and for how long. The guidelines reveal that depending on your illness, your time off work should vary – often to keep diseases from spreading. Here's what they say: Influenza Influenza, commonly known as flu, is very infectious and easily spreads in crowded populations and in enclosed spaces.Flu viruses are always changing so this winter’s flu strains will be slightly different from last winter’s.Symptoms include headache, fever, cough, sore throat, aching muscles and joints and tiredness.Cases are infectious 1 day before to 3 to 5 days after symptoms appear.Here’s how long to stay off work: There is no precise … [Read more...] about How long should you stay off work when you are sick?
0 Have your say Winter is the time of year when illnesses can spread quickly, especially around schools. From sniffles and colds to more serious afflictions like chicken pox, schools can be like petri dishes this time of year. So if your little one is feeling under the weather, here are the government’s guidelines for when you should keep them off school. The guidelines reveal how long you should keep your children off school for different illnesses. Here's what they say: InfluenzaInfluenza, commonly known as flu, is very infectious and easily spreads in crowded populations and in enclosed spaces.Flu viruses are always changing so this winter’s flu strains will be slightly different from last winter’s.Symptoms include headache, fever, cough, sore throat, aching muscles and joints and tiredness.Cases are infectious 1 day before to 3 to 5 days after symptoms appear.Here’s how long to keep your child … [Read more...] about How long should you keep your child off school when they are sick?
The business end of the NFL season is fast approaching with the race to secure a place in the all-important play-offs hotting up. All roads lead to the showpiece Super Bowl LIII, which will take place in the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia on February 3, 2019. With the growth of the sport in the UK, including the regular international series games held in London, the NFL audience is increasing all the time. One of the common criticisms of the sport from the British audience is the length of a game. But just how long does an NFL game last? How long does a game last? The game itself lasts an hour, split into four 15-minute quarters. However, this only tells half the story, with the average game taking 3 hours and 12 minutes to complete. Why does it take so long? The management of the clock in an NFL game is a key reason as to why a game takes so long to complete. Whenever there is a change in possession, the clock stops and sides change their personnel, alternating between … [Read more...] about How long an NFL game normally lasts