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New York City Mourns Slain EMS Worker


New Yorkers from all over the city are not only expressing their condolences to the family of Emergency Medical Technician Yadira Arroyo–who was tragically killed on a Bronx street when a man hijacked her ambulance–but they are also helping the five children the Local 2507 member left behind. 285 more words


Symptoms of Brain Injury

Traumatic Head Injury can have several physical and psychological effects.

Mild traumatic Brain injury

  • Loss of consciousness for a few seconds to a few minutes…
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First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS, Fifth Edition (First Aid USMLE)

The best-selling USMLE Step 2 CS review book–nowcompletely updated to reflect the latest exam format!
  • 44 full-length practice cases that simulate the real exam–including pediatric and telephone interviews as well as suggested closing statements for each case …
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Emergency Medical Services

EMS Worker Killed in Ambulance Hijacking


An EMS worker was killed and another was injured on Thursday, March 16, as a 25-year-old man attempted to commandeer their ambulance. 436 more words


GBI investigating inmate death in Spalding County Jail


The Spalding County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of an inmate who died Saturday while being housed in the Spalding County Jail. 388 more words

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Two hospitalized after separate shooting, cutting incident


The Spalding County Sheriff’s Office is investigating two aggravated assaults that occurred this week, with one suspect currently being in custody.

According to a press release issued by Sheriff Darrell Dix, deputies were dispatched to WellStar Spalding Regional Hospital at 6:20 a.m. 168 more words

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New app encourages CPR response to life-threatening emergencies

Every minute counts when someone is experiencing a heart attack.

Now, a new partnership is hoping to speed up response.

We first told you about the City’s PulsePoint app last month… 108 more words