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- Thursday, April 24, 2014

The 78-year-old said police arrived before paramedics, and assaulted him for no reason; he suffered a black eye and stitches to his head. (Image KSPR)

He dropped 30 pounds so far, and is participating in the show's 6 Months to a 6-Pack challenge after writing to producers about the difficulty of a living a healthy lifestyle in EMS. (Image the Today Show)

He somehow skirted security; officials say he is unharmed and "lucky to be alive" after facing cold temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen. (Image AP)

Boston EMS wants this year's story to be about the runners, and the weather, once again. (Image NECN)

Medic pronounces still-breathing woman deadEMS1 Article Comments11

She eventually died from a closed head wound; her husband questions if her life could have been saved had the EMT not determined she was DOA

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