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Blog Posts in April, 2016

What Is the Role of EMS in the Emergency Care Process?

EMS, or emergency medical services, are professional emergency care services provided by paramedics and trained police or firefighters. In most cases, EMS refers to care from paramedics and ambulance ...
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Knowing What to Do When Someone Is Suffering from Heat Exhaustion

As the warm, sunny days of summer approach, it’s important to keep in mind the ways in which sun exposure can affect health and wellness. While spending time out in the sun can improve physical ...
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Exercise and Other Stress-Reducing Measures to Prevent Heart Disease

The development of heart disease and its effect on health are two of the top medical concerns for both men and women across America. Heart disease occurs in many forms and has many causes, including ...
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Spotlight on Public Health at the Beach

The beach is a popular summertime destination for individuals, couples, and families alike. However, beach environments can carry certain general health risks, including water-borne illnesses and ...
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