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Understanding and Managing the Benefits of Weight Gain After Smoking Cessation

Gaining 10 pounds is less detrimental than a heavy smoking habit.

Posted Saturday, January 17, 2015

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Workplace Fatigue Creates Dangerous Risks for EMS Employees

Coffee can’t combat these hazards.

Posted Friday, January 9, 2015

Understand When to Remove Gloves and Other PPE

Once a provider comes in contact with an infectious pathogen, with or without a gloved hand, that pathogen can now be spread to everything else touched.

Posted Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Eat Right to Make Sure You Don’t End Up a Patient

We are what we eat.

Posted Tuesday, December 2, 2014

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Staging Our Response to Ebola and Other Contagious Diseases

The Ebola challenge for the American emergency system has arisen very quickly, and provides us with another opportunity to refine the approach to contagious diseases.

Posted Wednesday, October 15, 2014

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Metropolitan Medical Directors Share Protocols on Ebola Practices and Procedures

Sharing Ebola resources for EMS from across the country.

Posted Friday, October 10, 2014

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Understanding Ebola Precautions

Learn Ebola infection control measures.

Posted Wednesday, October 8, 2014

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Pinnacle Keynote Speaker Discusses the Effects of Sleep Deprivation & Fatigue

Former Navy Commander also gives tips on maximizing sleep & strategic napping.

Posted Wednesday, July 23, 2014

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The new NFFF Initiative 13 Works to Change Traumatic Incident Response Stigma

Behavior health gets the attention it deserves.

Posted Friday, July 11, 2014


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