Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome – Infographic

Adrian Industry Focus, Life Sciences & Pharma, Opinion and Analysis 0 Comments

This Infographic provides some key facts and figures about Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome, and also dispels a few myths. I have produced it from information provided by the CDC, autism.org.uk, autism-society.org and commentary by Dr Russell of Exeter University, UK. As you can see, there has been a continuous rise in the number of children diagnosed with autism, in recent …

Total U.S. Industrial Production – trend over time (1919 to 2014)

Adrian General Manufacturing, Industry Focus, Opinion and Analysis, US Economy 0 Comments

Introduction Much has been said and written about the apparent recovery, or otherwise, of the recovery of the US Economy. In addition, there is also much commentary on the improving position of US Manufacturing. Indeed I have written about the reasons for optimism in two posts from 2014, Overcoming Our Economic Downheartedness and The Continued Resurgence of American Manufacturing. With …

The Changing Face of US Energy Production

Adrian Energy, Oil and Gas, General Manufacturing, Industry Focus, Opinion and Analysis, US Economy 0 Comments

Introduction   I’ve posted on the topic of the “US Energy Revolution” before. It is such an important topic for Supply Chains across Industries, though, that I am revisiting this today – and will likely do so at some point in the future too. As more information becomes available, the scale of the change becomes much clearer. Oil Production According …

Food and Drug Administration

Clearing the way for Personalised Medicine

Adrian Life Sciences & Pharma, Opinion and Analysis, US Economy 1 Comment

Introduction In “Ride the Wave”, Fred Rogers and Richard Lalich point to the huge potential of personalised medicine based on bio-information. Knowledge of the gentic make-up of an individual will soon allow us to cure many of the maladies that afflict us – and maybe even slow down the rate at which we age. As you will see, this will …