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  1. Firefighter Deaths from Prescription Medications: Two Case Studies

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Dec 2008

    involve the short-term prescription of painkilling medications ..... medications for five years. 7 Prescriptions included narcotics (Darvon ..... disclose his former and current prescription use or his history of chronic ..... 1582 recommends that any prescription medicine (narcotics

  2. 12 Members of DC Fire Have Been Arrested Since October

    Online Articles

    Sat, 8 Mar 2014

    arrested in St. Mary's County Friday on prescription drug charges related to possession of oxycodone ..... A search uncovered 47 pain pills, 18 fake prescriptions and six empty prescription bottles in his car. A D.C. firefighter

  1. The Response of Virginia Task Force 1: A Medical Perspective

    Magazine Articles

    Wed, 1 Nov 1995

    members continued after arriving home. Immediately on returning home, people who were taking prescription medications were provided with filled prescriptions , thanks to assistance from a local hospital pharmacy. Within five days after returning

  2. Are You Feeling Sick? Check Your Meds!

    Blogs

    Thu, 10 May 2012

    pharmacist, explains how prescription drugs, over-the-counter ..... substances can react with your prescription drugs. Rule 11 : If your ..... information on your new prescriptions in one section of a hospital ..... about your new and existing prescriptions , you can receive a damaging

  3. Firefighting News: Triangle (NC) Firefighters and Police Train to Revive Drug Overdose Victims

    Online Articles

    Mon, 21 Apr 2014

    departments in the Triangle are giving their frontline officers a device that revives people who have overdosed on heroin or prescriptions drugs, reports The Raleigh News & Observer. Paramedics have carried Naloxone (pronounced Na-LOX-own) in their ambulances

  4. RECRUIT ACADEMY: A GUIDE TO PROCEDURES

    Magazine Articles

    Fri, 1 Mar 2002

    and consistently. The Prescription Agreement should be written ..... counsel has reviewed many Prescription Agreements; none have ever ..... an individual recruit's prescriptions , you will see a pattern ..... been effected with only one Prescription Sheet; it depends on the

  5. FDIC 2014: PROFESSIONAL HEALTH SERVICES INC: Profile

    Exhibitor Listings

    Wed, 5 Mar 2014

    Professional Health Services, Inc. is a nationwide provider of convenient on-site mobile health testing programs offering NFPA medical evaluations, quantitative respirator fit testing, fitness assessments, wellness programs, exercise prescriptions , lifestyle assessments, OSHA compliance ...

  6. FIREFIGHTERS AND HEART DISEASE: BEYOND THE STATISTICS

    Magazine Articles

    Fri, 1 Dec 2006

    include voluntary fitness assessments, personal exercise prescriptions , and weight management consultation. All department personnel ..... establishes personal goals, and writes a personal rehabilitation prescription . Under the direction of the WPC, a peer fitness trainer

  7. Disposing of Unused Medicines

    Online Articles

    Tue, 3 May 2011

    looked at an ever-growing pile of prescription bottles containing medications that ..... medication. I learned too late that once a prescription is filled, even if you did not yet ..... The same holds true if you have the prescription refilled by mail-order. Even if the

  8. Preventing Drugs from Interacting with Other Drugs

    Online Articles

    Tue, 19 Apr 2011

    taking sedatives, tranquilizers, or a prescription drug for high blood pressure or depression ..... are some recommendations for taking prescription or OTC medications safely: • Always read ..... taking an OTC drug if you are taking any prescription medications. • Use one pharmacy for all