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Getting The Formula Right

A few years ago, a doctor had doubts about the accuracy of the blood test report furnished by a neighbourhood pathology laboratory. He devised a test: he sent a sample containing red ink, marked as a patient’s blood sample. The report shocked him. It stated that the patient was hypothyroid as his thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) level was above normal! Not only did the lab fail to detect that it was not a blood sample at all, it incorrectly diagnosed the condition of above-normal TSH as hypothyroidism when, actually, the diagnosis should have been hyperthyroidism.

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The Sound Of Music

Xiaomi Piston 2 In-Ear Earphones It's not often that you’d find anything in particular to say about the way a little pair of earphones is packaged, but that’s not true of the Mi (Xiaomi’s nickname for itself) Piston 2 in-ear earphones. They arrive in a little brown box with instructions all over the fold-out parts. Inside the box there’s a bit of casing into which the earphones are nestled. The cable part is wound-in around and around in grooves made for it and the two ear-buds, and remote also have little spaces of their own.

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