Ben Affleck and Ana de Armas split over children but could reconcile
“He would not commit to having more kids. She is in her 30s. It was a deal-breaker.” (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prime Minister urged to speed up NHS pay rise as public backs the move
Health unions representing more than 1.3m workers across the UK have written to the Prime Minister today (Monday) urging him to speed up the pay process so NHS staff receive a promised wage rise as soon as possible. The letter to Boris Johnson – signed by the heads of UNISON, Royal College of Nursing and Royal College of Midwives – says “hospitals are stretched to the limit”, with many “demoralised and traumatised” staff facing burnout, such is the pressure they’re under. The letter coincides with the results of a poll published by the UK’s 14 health unions showing a majority...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - January 18, 2021 Category: Food Science Authors: Garfield Myrie Tags: News Press release #OneTeam2K NHS pay Sara Gorton Source Type: news

Tuberculosis Kills As Many People Each Year As COVID-19. It ’ s Time We Found a Better Vaccine
This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article. The post Tuberculosis Kills As Many People Each Year As COVID-19. It’s Time We Found a Better Vaccine appeared first on Inter Press Service. (Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health)
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Global Headlines Health TerraViva United Nations tuberculosis Source Type: news

'Suspected agent provocateur' John Sullivan filmed 'instigating' Capitol protesters to commit crimes
(Natural News) Newly released video shows former Black Lives Matter organizer John Sullivan both allegedly instigating protesters to commit crimes and committing crimes himself while inside the Capitol Building — yet somehow it appears he has managed to escape any charges. (Article by Chris Menahan republished from InformationLiberation.com) The Grayzone Project‘s Max Blumenthal created this... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Compound from medicinal herb kills brain-eating amoebae in lab studies
(American Chemical Society) Primary amoebic meningoencephalitis (PAM), a deadly disease caused by the " brain-eating amoeba " Naegleria fowleri, is becoming more common in some areas of the world, and it has no effective treatment. Now, researchers reporting in ACS Chemical Neuroscience have found that a compound isolated from the leaves of a traditional medicinal plant, Inula viscosa or " false yellowhead, " kills the amoebae by causing them to commit cell suicide in lab studies, which could lead to new treatments. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Violence by persons with serious mental illness toward family caregivers and other relatives: a review - Labrum T, Zingman MA, Nossel I, Dixon L.
Persons living with serious mental illness (SMI) are at a modestly increased risk of committing violence and are disproportionately likely to target family members when they do commit violence. In this article, we review available evidence regarding viol... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Toxins In Marijuana Smoke May Be Harmful To Health, Dana-Farber Study Finds
(CNN) — Smoking weed may expose you to the same type of toxic chemicals found in tobacco smoke, a new study finds. People who only smoked marijuana had higher blood and urine levels of several smoke-related toxins such as naphthalene, acrylamide and acrylonitrile than nonsmokers, according to the study published Monday in the journal EClinicalMedicine. Naphthalene is associated with anemia, liver and neurological damage, while acrylamide and acrylonitrile have been associated with cancer and other health issues. “Marijuana use is on the rise in the United States with a growing number of states legalizing it for...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - January 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health CNN Dana Farber Cancer Institute Marijuana Source Type: news

50 countries commit to protection of 30% of Earth's land and oceans
Coalition says promise is key to preventing mass extinctions and ensuring clean air and water (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

BLM extremist calls for sex offender-style registry for "race offenders"
(Natural News) The leader of a new political party inspired by the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement wants to create a sex offender-style “race offenders” registry to punish white people who commit “micro-aggressions” in the workplace. Sasha Johnson, a self-declared “Black Panther of Oxford” who identifies as a member of the “Taking the Initiative Party”... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Shifting Conversations in Multifaceted Policymaking
People walking in public space with medical masks on to protect themselves from coronavirus infection. Credit: iStock / DragonImagesBy Sudip Ranjan BasuBANGKOK, Thailand, Jan 7 2021 (IPS) As the people of Kiribati, Samoa and Tonga gear up as the first nations to welcome 2021, communities around the Asia-Pacific region and beyond look forward to bidding farewell to the most tumultuous year in recent decades. 2020 brought unparalleled human suffering that continued to devastatingly impact on the daily lives of people across all corners of the region. With the emergency authorization and distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, pe...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 7, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sudip Ranjan Basu Tags: Asia-Pacific Climate Change Development & Aid Economy & Trade Education Financial Crisis Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Cannabis vaping: understanding the health risks of a rapidly emerging trend - Chadi N, Minato C, Stanwick R.
The rapid emergence of youth vaping has completely changed the landscape of adolescent substance use in Canada and has become a pressing public health issue of our time. While nicotine remains the most common substance encountered in vaping devices, cann... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Potentially fatal ingestion of heat-not-burn cigarettes successfully treated by gastric lavage - Yumoto T, Hamaguchi H, Mae S, Nakao A.
Newly introduced heat-not-burn or electronic cigarettes can cause lethal nicotine intoxication if ingested at higher doses. Although routine gastric lavage is not recommended, it should be considered if the amount of intoxicant is lethal. A 59-year-old m... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Smart vaccine patch research gets go-ahead
(Swansea University) Researchers at Swansea University have received £ 230,000 to develop the world's first smart vaccine device that will both deliver the COVID-19 vaccine and measure its efficacy through monitoring the body's associated response.The team will use microneedles to create a 'smart-patch', similar to transdermal nicotine patches that help people give up smoking. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - January 6, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

NIDA: Teen Vaping Levels Seem to Have Plateaued in 2020
Percentage of teenagers in eighth, 10th, 12th grade vaping nicotine and marijuana remained stable from 2019 to 2020 (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - January 5, 2021 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Institutional, Source Type: news

"We serve too!": Everyday militarism of children of US service members - Frain SC, Frain B.
There are 2 million United States military-attached children worldwide; however, the US government does not track the data of those who commit suicide. Military children's daily lives are affected by the everyday and slow violence of constantly preparing f... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Behind the eight ball: the effects of race and number of infractions on the severity of exclusionary discipline sanctions issued in secondary school - Blake JJ, Smith DM, Unni A, Marchbanks MP, Wood S, Eason JM.
African American and Hispanic students receive more punitive school discipline than White students even when students of color commit similar infractions as Whites. Similarly, students with a disability status are more likely to experience harsher discipli... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The gender gap in sex offender punishment - Shields RT, Cochran JC.
OBJECTIVEs This paper tests theoretical arguments that suggest court actors hold gendered views of sex offenders that result in a gender gap in sex offender punishment, where women who commit sexual offenses are treated more leniently than their male co... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Doctor Kills Children, Attempts Suicide
[The Herald] Neighbours of prominent Chiredzi medical practitioner, Dr William Phiri, who allegedly killed his two children with a knife before trying to commit suicide on Sunday, have reacted with shock to the horrific incident. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 5, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Smoking Plus Vaping Just as Deadly as Smoking on Its Own: Study
MONDAY, Jan. 4, 2021 -- Smokers who swap some traditional cigarettes for the electronic kind may not be doing anything to protect their arteries, a new study hints. People who smoke sometimes use " e-cigarettes " in a bid to get a nicotine fix... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 4, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Democrats ask FBI Director Wray to open criminal probe into Trump after leaked phone call
Reps. Ted Lieu and Kathleen Rice wrote that they believe Trump "engaged in solicitation of, or conspiracy to commit, a number of... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Even'Light' Smoking Can Quickly Become Addictive
MONDAY, Jan. 4, 2021 -- Think your'light'smoking habit isn't really all that dangerous? A new study finds that people who are casual cigarette smokers can also be addicted to nicotine. Those who smoke one to four cigarettes per day or fewer meet... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 4, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Featured Review: Does behavioural support help people to stop smoking?
Behavioural interventions for smoking cessation: an overview and network meta ‐analysisKey messages Behavioural support can help more people to stop smoking for six months or longer, without causing unwanted effects.Some types of support appear to work better than others. More studies are needed to identify the best ways to support people who are trying to stop smoking, and to identify the best people to support them.Stopping smokingThe best thing people who smoke can do for their health is to stop smoking. People breathe more easily and cough less when they stop smoking. Stopping also lowers their risk of getting l...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - December 31, 2020 Category: Information Technology Authors: Rachel Klabunde Source Type: news

Firefighters Honor Volunteer EMT Killed at WA Hospital
Mallory Gruben The Daily News, Longview, Wash. (MCT) Cowlitz 2 Fire & Rescue Chief Dave LaFave said he first met Liliya Zagariya as he does most of the people working with his fire department — over a conversation at a table in the station’s break room. The 20-year-old’s positive attitude and big dreams to become a paramedic, despite the long and intensive path to get there, stood out to LaFave. Though she had only spent about eight months as a volunteer emergency medical technician with the department, she was quickly working her way into the Cowlitz&nbs...
Source: JEMS Patient Care - December 31, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: News News Feed Source Type: news

Firefighters Honor Volunteer EMT Killed at WA Hospital
Mallory Gruben The Daily News, Longview, Wash. (MCT) Cowlitz 2 Fire & Rescue Chief Dave LaFave said he first met Liliya Zagariya as he does most of the people working with his fire department — over a conversation at a table in the station’s break room. The 20-year-old’s positive attitude and big dreams to become a paramedic, despite the long and intensive path to get there, stood out to LaFave. Though she had only spent about eight months as a volunteer emergency medical technician with the department, she was quickly working her way into the Cowlitz&nbs...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - December 31, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: News News Feed Source Type: news

Firefighters Honor Volunteer EMT Killed at WA Hospital
Mallory Gruben The Daily News, Longview, Wash. (MCT) Cowlitz 2 Fire & Rescue Chief Dave LaFave said he first met Liliya Zagariya as he does most of the people working with his fire department — over a conversation at a table in the station’s break room. The 20-year-old’s positive attitude and big dreams to become a paramedic, despite the long and intensive path to get there, stood out to LaFave. Though she had only spent about eight months as a volunteer emergency medical technician with the department, she was quickly working her way into the Cowlitz&nbs...
Source: JEMS Latest News - December 31, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: News News Feed Source Type: news

Firefighters Honor Volunteer EMT Killed at WA Hospital
Mallory Gruben The Daily News, Longview, Wash. (MCT) Cowlitz 2 Fire & Rescue Chief Dave LaFave said he first met Liliya Zagariya as he does most of the people working with his fire department — over a conversation at a table in the station’s break room. The 20-year-old’s positive attitude and big dreams to become a paramedic, despite the long and intensive path to get there, stood out to LaFave. Though she had only spent about eight months as a volunteer emergency medical technician with the department, she was quickly working her way into the Cowlitz&nbs...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - December 31, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: News News Feed Source Type: news

Firefighters Honor Volunteer EMT Killed at WA Hospital
Mallory Gruben The Daily News, Longview, Wash. (MCT) Cowlitz 2 Fire & Rescue Chief Dave LaFave said he first met Liliya Zagariya as he does most of the people working with his fire department — over a conversation at a table in the station’s break room. The 20-year-old’s positive attitude and big dreams to become a paramedic, despite the long and intensive path to get there, stood out to LaFave. Though she had only spent about eight months as a volunteer emergency medical technician with the department, she was quickly working her way into the Cowlitz&nbs...
Source: JEMS Operations - December 31, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: News News Feed Source Type: news

Firefighters Honor Volunteer EMT Killed at WA Hospital
Mallory Gruben The Daily News, Longview, Wash. (MCT) Cowlitz 2 Fire & Rescue Chief Dave LaFave said he first met Liliya Zagariya as he does most of the people working with his fire department — over a conversation at a table in the station’s break room. The 20-year-old’s positive attitude and big dreams to become a paramedic, despite the long and intensive path to get there, stood out to LaFave. Though she had only spent about eight months as a volunteer emergency medical technician with the department, she was quickly working her way into the Cowlitz&nbs...
Source: JEMS Special Topics - December 31, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: News News Feed Source Type: news

Nicotine vs. Dopamine – The chemical messenger war and why people who try to quit nicotine keep failing
(Natural News) Over 95 percent of people who quit nicotine without help return to the habit within 6 months. How could that be, when the true nicotine physical addiction wears off after just 3 to 4 days? It boils down to the fact that nicotine is a short-term stimulant, but a long-term depressant. Plus, much... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Clinical characteristics and treatment of mixed-pesticide poisoning in a patient: reflections on a particular case - Tao Y, Liu T, Han J, Jian X, Kan B.
We report here a case of mixed-pesticid... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Poisoning Source Type: news

CT EMT and Student Thrives in Unfamiliar Circumstances
Sten Spinella The Day, New London, Conn. (MCT) Dec. 25—This is part of a series that highlights the work of those who stepped up to help others during the difficult days of 2020. To read other articles in the series, go to www.theday.com/brightlights2020. Sydney Bryan, a Connecticut College senior, is working two EMT jobs during a pandemic while taking classes. Who does this? Her dance professor at Conn, Heidi Henderson, may know the answer: “Sydney, evidently!” But, why? “She’s a person who’s interested in things. She doesn’t just float thr...
Source: JEMS Patient Care - December 28, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed Connecticut COVID-19 EMT Source Type: news

CT EMT and Student Thrives in Unfamiliar Circumstances
Sten Spinella The Day, New London, Conn. (MCT) Dec. 25—This is part of a series that highlights the work of those who stepped up to help others during the difficult days of 2020. To read other articles in the series, go to www.theday.com/brightlights2020. Sydney Bryan, a Connecticut College senior, is working two EMT jobs during a pandemic while taking classes. Who does this? Her dance professor at Conn, Heidi Henderson, may know the answer: “Sydney, evidently!” But, why? “She’s a person who’s interested in things. She doesn’t just float thr...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - December 28, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed Connecticut COVID-19 EMT Source Type: news

CT EMT and Student Thrives in Unfamiliar Circumstances
Sten Spinella The Day, New London, Conn. (MCT) Dec. 25—This is part of a series that highlights the work of those who stepped up to help others during the difficult days of 2020. To read other articles in the series, go to www.theday.com/brightlights2020. Sydney Bryan, a Connecticut College senior, is working two EMT jobs during a pandemic while taking classes. Who does this? Her dance professor at Conn, Heidi Henderson, may know the answer: “Sydney, evidently!” But, why? “She’s a person who’s interested in things. She doesn’t just float thr...
Source: JEMS Latest News - December 28, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed Connecticut COVID-19 EMT Source Type: news

CT EMT and Student Thrives in Unfamiliar Circumstances
Sten Spinella The Day, New London, Conn. (MCT) Dec. 25—This is part of a series that highlights the work of those who stepped up to help others during the difficult days of 2020. To read other articles in the series, go to www.theday.com/brightlights2020. Sydney Bryan, a Connecticut College senior, is working two EMT jobs during a pandemic while taking classes. Who does this? Her dance professor at Conn, Heidi Henderson, may know the answer: “Sydney, evidently!” But, why? “She’s a person who’s interested in things. She doesn’t just float thr...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - December 28, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed Connecticut COVID-19 EMT Source Type: news

CT EMT and Student Thrives in Unfamiliar Circumstances
Sten Spinella The Day, New London, Conn. (MCT) Dec. 25—This is part of a series that highlights the work of those who stepped up to help others during the difficult days of 2020. To read other articles in the series, go to www.theday.com/brightlights2020. Sydney Bryan, a Connecticut College senior, is working two EMT jobs during a pandemic while taking classes. Who does this? Her dance professor at Conn, Heidi Henderson, may know the answer: “Sydney, evidently!” But, why? “She’s a person who’s interested in things. She doesn’t just float thr...
Source: JEMS Operations - December 28, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed Connecticut COVID-19 EMT Source Type: news

CT EMT and Student Thrives in Unfamiliar Circumstances
Sten Spinella The Day, New London, Conn. (MCT) Dec. 25—This is part of a series that highlights the work of those who stepped up to help others during the difficult days of 2020. To read other articles in the series, go to www.theday.com/brightlights2020. Sydney Bryan, a Connecticut College senior, is working two EMT jobs during a pandemic while taking classes. Who does this? Her dance professor at Conn, Heidi Henderson, may know the answer: “Sydney, evidently!” But, why? “She’s a person who’s interested in things. She doesn’t just float thr...
Source: JEMS Special Topics - December 28, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Coronavirus News News Feed Connecticut COVID-19 EMT Source Type: news

In conversation with Emma Lea
How does a dyslexic become a writer? Having inspirational teachers at school helps, as does parents who won’t allow it to become an excuse. Emma K Lea talks about her journey from ghostwriter to self-publisher, her work as a tutor for others who are also dyslexic and selling children’s books on Etsy. She reflects on the impact COVID-19 has had on her tutoring business and her love of hens. Listen to the interview https://healthyhappywoman.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/Emma-Lea.mp3 Takeaways from this episode: Emma describes herself as a dyslexic who happens to write Words are critical to the writer’s...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - December 27, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Podcast children's books dyslexia etsy ghostwriting hens self-publishing Source Type: news

In conversation with Emma K Lea
How does a dyslexic become a writer? Having inspirational teachers at school helps, as does parents who won’t allow it to become an excuse. Emma K Lea talks about her journey from ghostwriter to self-publisher, her work as a tutor for others who are also dyslexic and selling children’s books on Etsy. She reflects on the impact COVID-19 has had on her tutoring business and her love of hens. Listen to the interview https://healthyhappywoman.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/Emma-Lea.mp3 Takeaways from this episode: Emma describes herself as a dyslexic who happens to write Words are critical to the writer’s...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - December 27, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Podcast children's books dyslexia etsy ghostwriting hens self-publishing Source Type: news

How an L.A. indie bookstore's GoFundMe inspired a small business lifeline
Jane and Raymond Wurwand commit $1 million in grants to support small businesses in Los Angeles County struggling to survive COVID-19. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - December 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Dorany Pineda Source Type: news

Nigeria: USAID Commits U.S.$45 Million Towards Primary Healthcare Services in FCT
[This Day] The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) will commit $45 million over the next five years towards improving primary healthcare services in the Federal Capital Territory. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 24, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Light smokers may not escape nicotine addiction, study reveals
(Penn State) Even people who consider themselves to be casual cigarette smokers may be addicted, according to current diagnostic criteria. Researchers at Penn State College of Medicine and Duke University found that many light smokers -- those who smoke one to four cigarettes per day or fewer -- meet the criteria for nicotine addiction and should therefore be considered for treatment. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - December 23, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Combined effects of soft drinks and nicotine on Streptococcus mutans metabolic activity and biofilm formation
In conclusion, smokers should consider sugar-free caffeinated versions to minimize the chance of developing dental caries dut to the reduction of biofilm formation.  (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - December 22, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Depression and nicotine withdrawal associations with combustible and electronic cigarette use - Pergadia ML, Newcomer JW, Gilbert DG.
Depression is a risk factor for nicotine use and withdrawal. Population level epidemiologic studies that include users of either combustible or electronic cigarette (NICUSER) could inform interventions to reduce nicotine dependence in vulnerable population... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Health Canada aims to cut nicotine limit for vaping products
Health Canada is proposing lowering the concentration of nicotine in e-cigarette products, changes federal Health Minister Patty Hajdu says will help reduce the appeal of vaping to young people. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - December 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Leadership Mindset with an Emphasis in EMS, Part Three
Conclusion “Half of what is taught in medical school is wrong, but nobody knows which half. –  Lucy Hornstein, MD.”15 The same could be said about leadership as well. Many leadership fads have been developed over time and may have had their place, but as times and trends change, so does leadership. As leaders in EMS, it’s crucial to adapt to the new generations of employees and identifying the best ways to work for and with them. The story of the blind men and the elephant is a good story to remember as leaders to say not all things that appear to be true necessarily are.   ...
Source: JEMS Patient Care - December 17, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Administration and Leadership Exclusives Adminstration & Leadership EMS Source Type: news

Leadership Mindset with an Emphasis in EMS, Part Three
Conclusion “Half of what is taught in medical school is wrong, but nobody knows which half. –  Lucy Hornstein, MD.”15 The same could be said about leadership as well. Many leadership fads have been developed over time and may have had their place, but as times and trends change, so does leadership. As leaders in EMS, it’s crucial to adapt to the new generations of employees and identifying the best ways to work for and with them. The story of the blind men and the elephant is a good story to remember as leaders to say not all things that appear to be true necessarily are.   ...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - December 17, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Administration and Leadership Exclusives Adminstration & Leadership EMS Source Type: news

Leadership Mindset with an Emphasis in EMS, Part Three
Conclusion “Half of what is taught in medical school is wrong, but nobody knows which half. –  Lucy Hornstein, MD.”15 The same could be said about leadership as well. Many leadership fads have been developed over time and may have had their place, but as times and trends change, so does leadership. As leaders in EMS, it’s crucial to adapt to the new generations of employees and identifying the best ways to work for and with them. The story of the blind men and the elephant is a good story to remember as leaders to say not all things that appear to be true necessarily are.   ...
Source: JEMS Latest News - December 17, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Administration and Leadership Exclusives Adminstration & Leadership EMS Source Type: news

Leadership Mindset with an Emphasis in EMS, Part Three
Conclusion “Half of what is taught in medical school is wrong, but nobody knows which half. –  Lucy Hornstein, MD.”15 The same could be said about leadership as well. Many leadership fads have been developed over time and may have had their place, but as times and trends change, so does leadership. As leaders in EMS, it’s crucial to adapt to the new generations of employees and identifying the best ways to work for and with them. The story of the blind men and the elephant is a good story to remember as leaders to say not all things that appear to be true necessarily are.   ...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - December 17, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Administration and Leadership Exclusives Adminstration & Leadership EMS Source Type: news

Leadership Mindset with an Emphasis in EMS, Part Three
Conclusion “Half of what is taught in medical school is wrong, but nobody knows which half. –  Lucy Hornstein, MD.”15 The same could be said about leadership as well. Many leadership fads have been developed over time and may have had their place, but as times and trends change, so does leadership. As leaders in EMS, it’s crucial to adapt to the new generations of employees and identifying the best ways to work for and with them. The story of the blind men and the elephant is a good story to remember as leaders to say not all things that appear to be true necessarily are.   ...
Source: JEMS Operations - December 17, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Administration and Leadership Exclusives Adminstration & Leadership EMS Source Type: news

Leadership Mindset with an Emphasis in EMS, Part Three
Conclusion “Half of what is taught in medical school is wrong, but nobody knows which half. –  Lucy Hornstein, MD.”15 The same could be said about leadership as well. Many leadership fads have been developed over time and may have had their place, but as times and trends change, so does leadership. As leaders in EMS, it’s crucial to adapt to the new generations of employees and identifying the best ways to work for and with them. The story of the blind men and the elephant is a good story to remember as leaders to say not all things that appear to be true necessarily are.   ...
Source: JEMS Special Topics - December 17, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Administration and Leadership Exclusives Adminstration & Leadership EMS Source Type: news