A woman in her 80s died in hospital Wednesday afternoon after she was crushed between her own and another car in a Beechwood Avenue parking lot. 216 more words
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Blood, guts and babies: Journal reporter helps deliver (fake) child during hands-on session with first responders
Blood. Guts. Organs.
There was plenty of the three — all fake, of course — at an Emergency Medical Services station Tuesday in Edmonton.
Alberta Health Services had invited reporters to participate in a hands-on session for national Paramedic Services Week to better understand the life-saving skills used by paramedics, and my bosses decided to send me, their most squeamish summer reporter, to participate. 591 more words
High temperatures and the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend have aligned. The result: an increased risk of heat-related illnesses for runners participating in Saturday and Sunday’s events. 456 more words
Hope you are all doing well! It’s been a while since I’ve posted and have since completed Surgery, ER and OMM! I’m on my final rotation–psychiatry at the State Penitentiary–and it’s going to be interesting, only four more weeks to go!! 378 more words