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My last column was about changing behavior in EMS. The take-home message was that training changes behavior, and we must educate new responders coming into our departments before ...
JACKSON, Miss. — Colleagues are reaching out to support a fellow paramedic who was struck by a drunk driver while assisting a pedestrian at the scene of a crash last week. ...
The medic noticed that she had no way to get out of her house in an emergency ...
The Associated Press WASHINGTON — Just as drinking and driving can be deadly, so can drinking and walking. Over a third of the pedestrians killed in 2011 had blood alcohol ...
The Associated Press DALLAS — Former President George W. Bush has successfully undergone a heart procedure after doctors discovered a blockage in an artery. Bush spokesman ...
ClickonDetroit.com DETROIT — Sherri Muzher is 43 years old. She's young, beautiful and brilliant. But she says she's ready to die. She has advance stage Multiple ...
The Associated Press FRANKLIN, N.C. — Authorities in western North Carolina say one person died and 16 others were hospitalized after being exposed to high levels of carbon ...
The Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. — Women across the U.S. are risking their lives for black market procedures to make their buttocks bigger, often involving ...
ST.ROBERT, Mo. — A woman is recovering after a knife attack forced her into early labor Thursday night. KY3.com reported that former EMT Alisha Timmons was one of the first ...
Police said she was loading a patient into an ambulance when a truck hit both of them ...
The Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. — Health officials in Iowa and Nebraska on Tuesday identified prepackaged salad mix as the source of a severe stomach bug that sickened ...
TRUMANN, Ark. — A man awoke Monday morning to find his dog eating one of his testicles. The 39-year-old man is paralyzed and told police he has “no feeling from the ...
The Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A 13-year-old girl with a peanut allergy died after taking a bite of a treat at a family summer camp in Sacramento, Calif. The El ...
The Associated Press LEWISTON, Maine — A Maine man who was dragged from his tent and attacked by a polar bear in Canada has a broken jaw and neck injuries but is improving in ...
WBBJtv.com CAMDEN, Tenn. — If you have called 911 in Benton County in the last 30 years and an ambulance responded, Danny Hooten was probably the man who came to your rescue. ...
NBC Chicago CHICAGO — Officials want festival-goers to think twice about poppin' Mollys this summer. The Illinois Poison Center (IPC) sent out an alert this week warning ...
The Associated Press URBANA, Ill. — Almost 80 teenagers were expected to be sent home from an eastern Illinois hospital Thursday after being accidentally sprayed with ...
While some argue that stealing narcotics is a choice, research would indicate that it may be much less voluntary than it might seem. ...
The Associated Press ATLANTA, Ga. — Another reason to eat breakfast: Skipping it may increase your chances of a heart attack. A study of older men found those who regularly ...
Our awareness that verbal abuse can be harmful begins with the recognition that some of our patients are remarkably good at verbal abuse. ...