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Paramedics are taught not to risk their lives after mass shootings. Rightly so.

I became a paramedic to provide medical care out of a hospital setting to the sick and injured. I, for the most part, enjoyed my career and I was able to even save a few lives along the way. 1,228 more words

Local medic service prepares for more emergency situations because of high EpiPen prices

DAVENPORT, Iowa– Everyday Chuck Gipson double checks to make sure his ambulance is fully stocked with epinephrine, a life saving drug used to treat emergency allergic reactions. 224 more words

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Young girl airlifted to hospital after tree falls on her west of Calgary

A little girl was rushed to hospital Monday after a tree fell on top of her west of Calgary.

EMS spokesperson Adam Loria said the incident happened just before 11:45 a.m. 56 more words

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Local Musings: The #IAm911 Movement

This blog is primarily dedicated to news about Chicago’s Back of the Yards neighborhood and surrounding areas, but I wanted to take a moment to delve into a broader topic very near and dear to my heart: the work of 911 call-takers and dispatchers. 795 more words

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Man hospitalized in critical condition in apparent near drowning at Sandy Beach

A male in his 30s was hospitalized in critical condition Sunday afternoon after lifeguards pulled him from waters off Sandy Beach.

It happened around a little after 3:05 p.m. 50 more words

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ALEX REVIEWS MUSIC (ARM): TAKING BACK SUNDAY – “YOU CAN'T LOOK BACK” MUSIC VIDEO | 28th August, MMXVI

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– Apologies for not being able to glamorously embed the video directly into this post but my poor man’s WordPress free subscription for some reasons treats said function as superior capability and doesn’t want me to be in a position to undertake it – 1,745 more words

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Man flown to hospital after incident at De Winton home, several people arrested

Emergency crews were called to the scene of an incident at a house west of De Winton along Highway 552 (274 Avenue) at around 4:30 a.m. 67 more words

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