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Basic 1st Aid Kit List

I work at a free clinic that specializes in integrated, urgent care medicine. I have been asked many times what to stock in a first aid kit. I promised to publish a list. First Aid kits can be housed in … Continue reading

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On Tuesday morning, around 3:30am, I lost my mother. She had been battling a heart condition and its long reaching implications for 8 years. I was with her in her home at the time. She died peacefully in her sleep. … Continue reading

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Saving Amelia

Amelia was groggy. She sat under the grape arbor like a chicken-shaped brick. If she was a cat, I wouldn’t worry. Cats will sit with their legs folded under them for hours and brag about it later. Amelia, like most … Continue reading

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