EMS1 Lifestyle Staff
The EMS1 Lifestyle content series is written for the off-duty EMT and paramedic. Here you’ll find content on everything from the latest automotive and entertainment trends to tips and tricks for financial planning – all written from a first responder's perspective, with an eye toward what makes you unique even when you’re not at the station.
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World of Warships: Wargaming weighs anchor with this action-packed combat game–
World of Warships, a free-to-play action MMO, engages teams of 12 in a game of naval strategy
‘Hacksaw Ridge’ tells the story of WWII medic and hero Desmond Doss–
Doss objected to killing but enlisted and served without a weapon, earning the Medal of Honor.
Flow chart: What type of credit card should you pick?–
According to EMS1 data, EMTs are 1.23 times more likely than other consumers to have a credit card. Are you selecting the correct one?
18 military service members participating in the 2016 Rio Olympics–
These athletes protect and represent our country and deserve all the recognition they can get during the 2016 Olympic Games
What if a Schedule I drug could cure PTSD?–
One of the factors that determines the legal status of a substance is its medicinal properties – which some scientists claim MDMA has.
5 intense obstacle courses for off-duty training–
Off-duty fitness training is essential for on-duty success. These events are some of the best.
Strength in numbers: How EMTs can face PTSD and addiction–
A look inside one of our nation's first "warriors only" PTSD treatment plans.
Quiz: Where should you take your long-overdue vacation from the station?–
Being an EMT isn't easy. You deserve a relaxing vacation, whether your chief believes you or not.
8 rules for properly displaying an American flag–
The American flag is considered a living symbol under federal law. We must treat it as such.
How to find child care to fit your odd EMT schedule–
Working outside of traditional 9-5 office hours makes finding a sitter challenging – here is your solution.
The 7 best EMS movies of all time–
We will be shocked if you've heard of #1
6 ideal gift ideas for an EMT this Father’s Day–
Don’t forget, Father’s Day is right around the corner. Looking for gift ideas?
7 things you should and should not spend your first paramedic paycheck on–
A brand-new EMS paycheck may bring on spending temptation -- but resist the urge to splurge.
Why do so many EMTs have a ‘Type A’ personality?–
You must be a certain type of person – driven, competitive, organized – to be drawn to a career in EMS.
5 perfect summer and holiday grill recipes at the station–
Try one of these recipes to celebrate a summer holiday or for any weekend cookout at the station.
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