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Medic......!

Talking about first aid in one post immediately set me thinking a lot more about the subject, i thought at first to do a much longer post but realise that it’s one of those subjects that’s best taken in small doses….see what i did there ? 1,980 more words

Blog Post

"What Would You Do?" Wednesday - That's Gonna Leave a Mark!

Happy Wednesday!  I’m making a triumphal return to blogging, and as its a Wednesday, I decided to start with a “What Would You Do” Wednesday.  If you’re fuzzy on how we play this games, I’ll review.   131 more words

Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Wilderness First Responder training in San Diego for an Iceland Guide

The tour guiding world in Iceland is exploding, and almost any people person who speaks decent English can get a job taking tourists around the Golden Circle. 496 more words

World Travels

Wilderness Medicine Part 2: High-Risk vs. Low-Risk Evacuations

This post is second in a series meant to show the value in getting wilderness medicine training if you are someone who spends time in the outdoors. 845 more words
Wilderness Medicine

Wilderness Medicine Part 1: Staying safe in the wilderness

The post is the first of a series WildMed meant to show the value in getting wilderness medicine training if you are someone who spends time in the outdoors. 621 more words

Wilderness Medicine

From birds eye view, the Rivière du Moulin, which flows through the quiet French town of Chicoutimi, Canada is quaint and unsuspecting. Winding and rarely wider than a four lane highway, it is easily underestimated. 1,090 more words

Canada

"What Would You Do?" Wednesday - SCUBA plus Chest Pain = Valentines Day!

Happy Valentines day!  I find people fall into two categories; you either love Valentines Day because you’re sentimental, or you feel Valentines Day is a commercial holiday foisted upon society by card companies to increase sales.   224 more words

Emergency Medical Services (EMS)