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PTSD, ARE WE SELLING A LIE?

April 7, 2017 // 42 Comments

Post-traumatic stress disorder has jettisoned its way to the forefront of firefighter health and wellness in recent years. It is a problem that hits home for a substantial [...]

0846

July 27, 2016 // 0 Comments

At 0846 Tuesday September 11th, the United States took a hit on the north tower of the World Trade Center. At 0903 a second passenger airliner slammed into the south tower. [...]

Sleep Deprivation

June 24, 2016 // 1 Comment

THE BIOLOGY OF SLEEP Every person needs a different amount of sleep to awaken feeling refreshed. Individual sleep requirements are genetic and may be hereditary. Scientists [...]

Crisis Intervention

May 16, 2015 // 0 Comments

As much as we like to think of ourselves as unbreakable, we break, and when we do it’s usually hard and fast. If this feeling of being in crisis comes we may not feel [...]

FirefightersWeightLoss.com

April 28, 2015 // 0 Comments

You have in your hand or on your computer screen a booklet, “Chappy’s Weight Loss Solution”: written for the benefit of firefighters with weight issues. This booklet [...]