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Certifying ACLS and PALS Online

Health care providers are aware of ACLS and PALS certifications. When needing a provider card, most people need a quick solution that will not interfere with the strenuous work schedules. The best way to accomplish this is through online ACLS PALS certification. Not only can you certify from anywhere in the world through an online program, but it is easier to work around a hectic life.
Online ACLS and PALS courses are private and self-paced, and this allows the student to study and complete the course on their time. Many may already be familiar with the ACLS and PALS algorithms and are capable of completing the work quickly. Others may prefer to move at a slower pace and review areas of the online training analytically. In both cases self-paced online courses afford the luxury of a personalized learning experience. Individual healthcare providers are able to tailor the class to their own private needs. Below are some of the many other advantages to signing up for online ACLS and PALS …

ACLS Study Guide with Test Answers Released On Amazon Kindle

June 7, 2018, Philadelphia, PA – Today, www.CPRTrainingFast.com announced it has published threeeBooks on multiple platforms, including the Amazon Kindle marketplace.  The most exciting part:  our exams and answer keys are included in the form of a practice test.
The eBooks are being sold for just one dollar. They are named The Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider Study Guide, The Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Provider Study Guide

Officials Encourage Summer Water Safety

by Max Gotlieb
Healthcare Reporter

As summer approaches, many will begin swimming in pools, lakes, and the ocean. Swimming, a fun pastime, is enjoyable, yet extremely dangerous when proper precautions are not taken. Drowning is the fatal consequence of pool safety not being taken seriously.
According to the CDC, there is an average of 3,536 deaths as a result of unintentional drowning every year. Children aged 14 years and younger account for 1 of every 5 unintentional drowning deaths.
It is crucial to understand risk factors that contribute to drowning. These include swimming without the proper ability, lack of barriers around the body of water, lack of supervision, alcohol use, and preexisting medical conditions.
Meghan Holohan from Today.com writes, "For safer open water swimming the organization recommends teaching open water swimming, as well as pool swimming, and having a designated "watcher" who keeps an eye on swimmers the whole time they're in the water.&…

ACLS Certification Eyes Virtual Reality

ACLS Certification Eyes Virtual Reality Posted by Max Gotlieb - Healthcare Reporter



Virtual reality has transcended the notion that it is solely for entertainment purposes. No longer is virtual reality only used in video games and remote laboratories. Recently, the new technology has been adopted for practical uses. The complex computer functions work to simulate and recreate human senses and real situations. 
Obviously, this technology would seem to be perfect for medical applications. Now that virtual reality programs and devices have been matured and fine-tuned, locations such as the Children's Hospital Los Angeles have started to use it. Teaming up with AiSolve, Bioflight VR, and Oculus, they have constructed a training simulation for emergency pediatric trauma situations to ensure readiness, quick reactions, and proper ca

March Savings Promo Code

Save 40% off ACLS, PALS, TLSA and NLSP full certification exams by visiting www.cprtrainingfast.com .  Enter promo code "MARCHBLOG" in the promo code field in your shopping cart to receive this discount.

Discount applies to full certification exams, not re-certification exams.  This offer is valid through midnight March 6, 2018 and is applicable to new purchases only, cannot be combined with other offers or applied to previous purchases.

Exams may be completed at any time.

New Study Reveals Impact of Having Children On Women's Bodies

Graves Disease - What You Want To Know

Wendy Williams has just announced a hiatus from her show, The Wendy Williams Show, because she is suffering from Graves Disease.  But most people don't know much about Graves.  Find out what the symptoms and treatment for it is, and if her 3 week hiatus will be enough.



https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/graves-disease/symptoms-causes/syc-20356240

To Wash Or Not To Wash, That Question Is Answered

A dermatologist explains whether or not you are at a health risk by not washing brand new clothes before wearing them




https://www.msn.com/en-gb/health/mindandbody/dermatologist-explains-why-you-need-to-wash-new-clothes-before-wearing-them/ar-BBJnxRL?li=BBoPH6F

New Research Reveals Connection Between Fertility and Soda Consumption

New research indicates a connection between soda consumption and fertility.  How much is too much?


https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/320948.php

A Call For Women To Stop Wearing Yoga Pants To The Gym

Women should stop wearing yoga pants to the gym immediately, at least that's the opinion of one New York Time's writer. 



https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/17/opinion/sunday/yoga-pants-sweatpants-women.html

6 Diet Tips to Improve Your Love Life

Could Hurricane Irma Have Contributed to Over 300 Florida Flu Deaths?

This year's flu-related death toll in Florida is now over 300.  It's victims aren't just the elderly or health-compromised people that we typically think of as being particularly vulnerable to the flu.  The latest victim is a 12 year old boy who was thought to otherwise have been healthy.

Dr. Peter Lamelas of South Florida urgent care clinic MD Now speculates Hurricane Irma may have contributed to the unusually high outbreak there.




http://www.mypalmbeachpost.com/news/boy-flu-death-spurs-concern-palm-beach-county/MFUdN1nGRRrpAVeTcGF67N/amp.html

ACLS Algorithm

ACLS Adult Algorithm - ACLS certification prep materials.

http://cprtrainingfast.com/downloads/ACLS.pdf

Feeling Stressed? Smell Your Partner's Laundry

It's a long known fact that stress can impact your health, and prolonged stress may have impacts as serious as cardiac disease.  It's not surprising that reducing stress is on some many people's new year's resolution lists.  A recent study has found that a simple way to help reduce stress may be smelling clothing items worn by your partner.  Dirty t-shirt, anyone?

https://www.menshealth.com/sex-women/smell-test-stress

Does Jeff Sessions Latest Marijuana Move Jeopardize the Marijuana Industry?

What impact may Jeff Sessions new marijuana changes have on the legal marijuana industry?

http://time.com/5088442/jeff-sessions-marijuana-legal/

Where's The Beef? Mostly In These Southern States According To Study

According to the Center for Disease Control, seven out of ten adults aged 20 or older are either overweight or obese.  While the problem is certainly nationwide, a new study showed higher prevalence in the southern states listed in this article.  Of course the article also offers a list of each state's most popular comfort food. 



https://wallethub.com/edu/fattest-states/16585/

DASH, Mediterranean, Keto and Whole 30 Diets Ranked. Which Weighs In Highest?

Each new year, millions of Americans make the resolution to get healthy and lose weight.   While some choose a trend diet, others take a completely different route.  But which diets do the experts think are the best to achieve long term weight loss and overall health?

Which Diets Are Ranked Best By Experts

West Virginia, The Flu Is Headed Your Way!

As reported flu cases start to increase in West Virginia, health care professionals say it is not too late to get the flu shot.  While you can still get the flu if you're vaccinated, symptoms of this year's strain can be lessened as can recovery time. 

If you haven't yet been vaccinated or think you may be experiencing the first symptoms, seek help quickly.  Click this helpful link to MedExpress Urgent Care for locations near you.   
http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/flu-activity-worsens-in-w-va-ohio-as-peak-approaches/article_12d1b55a-36a9-5baf-ab30-f1cc80976e37.html