A nurse came rushing in. She took my vital signs and noted slightly increased blood pressure of 155/97. She hooked me up to a two-liter oxygen machine that can help with cardiac issues and convulsions. Soon after, I fell asleep. Variations on the same scene would happen over and over almost every night when Stephen was visiting. They rarely happened with anyone else. No one ever provided an explanation. [: _4.jpg] Perhaps American health professionals, dependent on the highesttech gadgets, could learn something from Kinikar. While there is little financial incentive in the marketplace to develop low-tech, inexpensive medical goods for disaster preparedness, the US government has made some investments. A recent federal grant was awarded to a company to create cheaper, easier-to-use ventilators. Already at least one firm, St. Louisbased Allied Healthcare Products, is marketing a line of ventilators specifically for use in disasters. symbols, recognition of, ref 1, ref 2 side, is suggestive of a brain lesion. (This is also the case with such experiences as d?j? vu, which we all have occasionally, but which, if very frequent, suggests a seizure

FAQs – Visitors




Q. Can I hold animals at the Expo?

A. Yes! We feature a FREE reptile petting zoo if you really want to get some hands on time with reptiles. Individual Vendors will allow you to handle animals on a case by case basis. Just ask! Always use hand sanitizer before and after handing animals.

Q. Are there venomous reptiles at the Expo?

A. No. The Steel City Reptile Expo is a Non Venomous Expo.

Q. Is handicapped access available?

A. Yes. Persons with disabilities may enter the Expo through a large door at the rear of the Printscape Arena (formerly IceoPlex). Please contact Tom through the contact us page to make arrangements.

Q. May I bring/sell my reptile to the Expo?

A. Yes. Guests are permitted to bring their personal pets. Just be sure to have an appropriate container to carry them in.

Q. Is group pricing available?

A. We are working on developing a Group Admission Program for larger groups or organizations. Please contact Tom though the contact us page for more information.

Q. Where do I park if the parking lot is full?

A. Additional Free parking is available at another lot near the Printscape Arena (formerly IceoPlex). Just follow the signs marked “Additional Parking”. A Free shuttle will be available to shuttle you between your car and the Expo.

Q. What are the Expo hours?

A. The Expo is open from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.