firefighter wellness
Oct 11 2020

As Fire Season Gets Longer, First Responders Face Prolonged Exposure to Trauma

In many parts of the world — including the West Coast of the United States — climate conditions have been causing longer and more intense fire seasons. First responders are faced with longer periods of battling wildfires and assisting those in evacuation. Extreme heat, smoke inhalation, and witnessing the widespread destruction of wildfires can all…

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addiction after injury
Mar 03 2020

Addiction After Injury

People begin abusing substances for a wide variety of reasons, many involving trauma or unexpected stress.  Experiencing an injury can upset your life in several ways, leading to difficulties in your work and at home.  Additionally, an injury adds the challenge of severe pain to your circumstances, while also providing you with access to extremely…

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