2007-06-15

So now what?

So, I've finished my paramedic program. No more school, no more clinical hours to complete (or as I prefer to call them "work-for-free hours"). I'm down to one job now. Quite a chang...
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Guest Blogger David Brach Tells Why He "Likes Mike"

David is a Paramedic , a proud parent and is very enthusiastic about Governor Huckabee. Thank you David for letting America know why you like Mike! If you would like to submit an answer to the question "Why I Like Mike" please send me ...
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The Dismal Failure of Psych Tests for Public Servants

For example, numerous fire fighter candidates with stellar credentials (including degrees in fire science technology, EMT and Paramedic certifications) doing well on all other portions of the exam yet failing the psychological part. ...
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DID IT!!!!!!

Well, I can finally breathe a sigh of relief....at least until August 9th. I received my acceptance letter to the paramedic program at Good Sam!!! Thanks everyone for your support an...
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Trial Notes, 5-23-07

The next witness is David Ridgs, and he'sa paramedic firefighter for the Alhambra Fire Department. Alan Jackson conducts the direct examination. The witness talks about his training and explains that an EMT paramedic has more training ...
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Air Ambulance Services: Fly your loved ones home

On most transfers, a registered flight nurse and/or paramedic will care for the patient on the flight. * If the patient is on a respirator or ventilator, a respiratory therapist will accompany the patient. * When a physician is needed, ...
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Travellers and Treadmills

Well, I managed over an hour of exercise and not a single Paramedic in sight at the end of it. Result! :). One of the exercises written into my programme involves laying on my back with my knees over a large ball and lifting the ball ...
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Heart faillure from London Underground Head Candy party pills

By the time the ambulance arrived my fingers had turned blue (apparently I was in shock) and the paramedic told me I had the heart rhythm of a 70 year old man (I'ma 22 year old girl). I spent the night in the Cardiac unit attatched to a ...
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Paris je T'aime

Place des fêtes, which might have been narrated as well, about a man dying of a stab wound, in love with the paramedic. Also really really sad, but very good. Quartier de la Madeleine, about a vampire and Elijah Wood, was pretty dumb ...
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Cyclist hurt in crash outside pub - ic Coventry


Cyclist hurt in crash outside pub
ic Coventry, UK - 2 hours ago
A CYCLIST was injured in a collision with a car at the entrance of a Leamington pub. Police say the 49-year-old man, from Whitnash, suffered cuts to his ...
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Women in Fire & EMS Leadership Roles - Fire Chief


Women in Fire & EMS Leadership Roles
Fire Chief, IL - 2 hours ago
I like to think that my influence helped them grow and develop as leaders for Chesterfield Fire & EMS, as several of them have becomes lieutenants and ...
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Fire And EMS Safety Stand Down - FireFighting News.com


Fire And EMS Safety Stand Down
FireFighting News.com - 4 hours ago
The IAFF encourages all affiliates and members to participate in the Third International Fire and EMS Safety Stand Down, to be held during the week of June ...
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Sunburst EMS announces new selective soldering capability - Global SMT & Packaging


Sunburst EMS announces new selective soldering capability
Global SMT & Packaging, UK - 1 hour ago
Sunburst EMS, a flexible, full-service provider of electronics manufacturing services, announces the acquisition of new automated selective soldering ...
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Cyclist's race continues - Laconia Citizen


Cyclist's race continues
Laconia Citizen, NH - 4 hours ago
By BOB MARTIN Representatives and friends of the Common Man restaurant have been keeping in close touch with the local athlete, who has so far raised $21000 ...
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Fowlerville a stop on bike tour Cyclist crossing US for cystic ... - Ann Arbor News


Fowlerville a stop on bike tour Cyclist crossing US for cystic ...
Ann Arbor News, MI - 3 hours ago
BY LINDA THEIL Inventor Randy Boudouris pedaled into Fowlerville Monday to visit friends at American Compounding Specialties as part of his cross-country ...
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Lithuanian Cyclist Diana Ziliute takes home the first edition of ... - Canada NewsWire (press release)


Lithuanian Cyclist Diana Ziliute takes home the first edition of ...
Canada NewsWire (press release), Canada - 3 hours ago
The Lithuanian of 31 years won the tour with a 1 minute 19 second lead over Russian cyclist Alexandra Burchenkova (Russian National Team) and a 1 minute 22 ...
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Cyclist Basso gets 2-year doping ban - CBC News



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Cyclist Basso gets 2-year doping ban
CBC News, Canada - 46 minutes ago
During the hearing, Basso's lawyer, Massimo Martelli, said his client was "the first world-class cyclist in history to make this sort of admission. ...
Basso calls for leniency Earthtimes.org
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Cyclist hurt in collision - Peterborough Examiner


Cyclist hurt in collision
Peterborough Examiner, Canada - 4 hours ago
A female cyclist was in stable condition at Sunnybrook hospital in Toronto last night after colliding with a van on Water Street in the city's north end ...
Water Street closed Peterborough Examiner
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Injured teen bicyclist dies - Monroenews.com


Injured teen bicyclist dies
Monroenews.com, MI - 1 hour ago
BEDFORD TOWNSHIP - The 14-year-old boy who was hit by car while riding a bicycle Sunday night across Summerfield Rd. has died. Peter J. Mihos of Temperance ...
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Bicyclist seriously injured - The Advocate


Bicyclist seriously injured
The Advocate, OH - 5 hours ago
By JEN SCHERER NEWARK -- A Newark bicyclist was injured seriously Thursday afternoon when he was struck by a car. Jack Wentzel, 61, was northbound on ...
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The Management of Bicycle Transportation

He was part of Google's ongoing Tech Talks series of invited guest speakers. His topic was The Management of Bicycle Transportation. You can watch the video here. [Thanks to ProBicycle for the reference]
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the bicycle diaries: week 5

Friday (afternoon): I suddenly notice I've gone down a belt size. I'm actually more interested in feeling better than losing weight, but weight loss is probably going to accompany that. I do feel this week that I got over that physical ...
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Worlds Largest Bicycle

Didi Senft is an inventor who has created over a 100 bicycles, including the largest in the world which is 2.86 meters tall that listed in the Guinness Book of Records. He dressing in devil costumes riding his bicycle. largest bicycle ...
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Delay on clothing

Well, my clothing order got pushed back a week. I will be getting it the week of the 25th. I will let everyone know when it arrives.
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as if being on a bicycle is against the law

I was accosted, assaulted with battery, and tased at Minneapolis St Paul international airport, simply for leaving the airport by bicycle. I had broken NO laws. stole this from here theorphanageandyou.blogspot.com ...
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Riding through Colorado this summer (Ride the Rockies and Bicycle ...

Then, on June 23rd, I get ready for my SECOND big bike tour of the summer: the Bicycle Tour of Colorado. My brother will meet me on that Sunday, and we start riding around CO again! (We did this tour, the BTC, last summer together.) ...
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Vintage Bicycles: Vintage Tandems MISC:nealeco bianchi bicycle

MISC:nealeco bianchi bicycle.
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Fragment Design x Bicycle Playing Cards

Here's the latest update regarding an upcoming set of previously seen Fragment Design x Bicycle Playing Cards that were revealed last month. The cards will also be made available with card holders and what we assume are playing ...
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Plea for bicycle lanes

Thank you for the excellent latest edition of "Insight Guelph". I have been a resident of Guelph for almost 20 years, and am as worried as the next person about how we are all going to make the shifts we need to make, now, ...
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Astana team delivers 1-2 punch at Dauphiné Libéré and retains ...

Tour de France contender Alexander Vinokourov played domestique to Antonio Colom on Friday, helping his Kazakhstan-based Astana teammate over a steep climb and the finish line in Digne-les-Bains. ...
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yay my bike turned up

well after waiting, and waiting, and waiting some more, the postman turned up with my frame and i managed to chuck it all together and get out for a couple of half decent rides in the last couple of days, including a couple of 5km tests ...
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Out of shape athletes get trim

THESE topiary models of a cyclist, tennis player and basketball player are losing their shape.
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Föri - Pedestrian/Cyclist Ferry over the River

jroxa posted a photo:. Föri - Pedestrian/Cyclist Ferry over the River.
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Cyclist

Cyclist Originally uploaded by thefotokid.
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Safety Trendsetter Mercedes-Benz Takes a Look into the Future

Tests have shown that this forward-looking technology is able to recognize the danger of a collision with a cyclist rapidly approaching the vehicle from the side two to three seconds before impact. This allows the system to gain ...
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Fit for Battle

Me, being the supremo all knowledgeable cyclist dude that I am said, "Feels great! Let's go with it." Like I have any idea what I am talking about. I figured it was a LOT better than what I had before, and I'll either come back and get ...
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Radler and other news you can use

"The Radler ("cyclist") is a beverage consisting of a 50%/50% or 60%/40% mixture of lager beer and German-style lemonade. It was invented by the Munich gastronomer Franz Xaver Kugler in September 1922 when approximately 13000 cyclists ...
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Book Reviews - It's Not About The Bike and Every Second Counts

Every cyclist has hills to climb. Sometimes they are small, like the hills in my hometown. Sometimes they are large, like the hills on the Tour de France. And sometimes they are the climb of your life. In 1996 Lance Armstrong thought he ...
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