Category: Thermometer Guide

The Dangers of Mercury Thermometers

The small silvery ball in a mercury thermometer can be dangerous if the glass breaks and the mercury is not cleaned up properly. The mercury will evaporate and can contaminate the surrounding air and become toxic to you and your family.  Occasionally serious illness and even death results may occur from exposure to mercury from...

How to use Braun Age Precision Technology?

Definition of fever changes as newborns grow into little kids and little kids grow into adults. A fever in a newborn can be a normal temperature in a four year-old. Doctors know this, but many parents do not. To help you interpret your child’s temperature more confidently, based on the age of your child, Braun has developed...

Fever thermometer

Temperature is a typical occurrence in children; it signals that the body is attempting to battle off some illness or cold. If your kid has a temperature, he has chills, or may not be cold to the touch, flushed, or perspiration. Because being bundled in a way too many articles of clothing or blankets may...

Ear thermometers

When there are health issues like flu, then it becomes vital to note the body temperature. One of the most useful devices in such situations here is none other than the thermometer. The temperature of the body could be measured with various devices, but one device which seems to score high in terms of convenience...

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Different types of thermometers

There are several different types of thermometer out there. Whether you are checking the temperature of food and drinks, tracking room or outdoor temperatures at the office, picking a thermometer for a kid’s medical kit or using critically important industrial measurements, it is vitally crucial that you find the thermometer(s) best suited to the work available....

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Temporal Thermometer Accuracy

Temperatures are taken generally in the ear, mouth, bottom, or under the arm. Each method is considered accurate when done correctly. Temperature readings can differ slightly depending on the method, so be sure to use the same method for consistency. There are two different types of forehead thermometer, The first one in the form of...

Forehead Thermometers

Get trendy and start using overhead thermometers, gone are the days for traditional mercury based thermometers If you have high temperature then it indicates that you are ill. However, high temperature itself is not any disease but it might be the natural reaction of your body’s immune system, which fights against diseases. Many times we...