If you are anything like me, you spend far too much time staring at a screen. Whether it be a phone or a laptop, social media or email, with this current age of online living we are always connected. A “digital detox” was therefore just the outlet I needed to provide a necessary break from my excessive digital consumption, and the Eden Health Retreat in Australia’s lush Currumbin Valley was just the answer. Eden is Australia’s longest established health retreat, having been around for 35 years. What was once known as ‘Camp Eden’ - a full on army-style boot camp for health and weight loss - the Eden Health Retreat moved away from that style of offering and has slowly evolved into the retreat it is now - a much more holistic and restorative approach that focuses on nurturing you during your stay, and helping you to find ways to “surrender”, through organic, healthy meals, a tranquil nature setting, and a whole host of invigorating and … [Read more...] about Queensland’s Eden Health Retreat is the perfect digital detox
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Christine Ferretti The Detroit News Published 11:30 PM EST Feb 7, 2019 Detroit — James Davis is speeding behind Detroit Fire Engine 44 to a west side motel for a cardiac arrest run. When he arrives, the outcome already seems clear. "He's ice cold," said Davis, chief of the department's 8th Battalion, after firefighters entered an upper-level room at the Bali Motel off Eight Mile to assess a fully dressed man lying on the floor with drug paraphernalia nearby. The team begins compressing his chest and administers a nasal form of Narcan, an emergency treatment for suspected opioid overdoses. An EMS crew arrives and takes over, but Davis said it's too late. "They have enough knowledge and skill to know this guy is gone," he said of the man that Detroit police on the scene confirm is from Hazel Park. "There's no reviving him." This scenario that played out in July has become the daily reality for … [Read more...] about Detroit firefighters battle growing health crisis
Editor’s Note: Ten days after this story about the death of Laura Levis was published on BostonGlobe.com, the leaders of Somerville hospital’s parent company, Cambridge Health Alliance, met with her husband, Peter DeMarco, at the Globe’s Boston office. DeMarco, who had talked about the story on NBC Nightly News and other outlets, had asked CHA nearly a month earlier to answer questions about his wife’s death. * * * SEPTEMBER 16, 2016, 4:23:59 A.M. 911 operator: “This line is recorded. Where is your emergency?” Laura: “I’m at Somerville Hospital.” 911 operator: “I’m sorry. Where are you?” Laura: “Somerville Hospital.” 911 operator: “OK, what’s the emergency?” Laura: “I’m having an asthma attack. I’m dying.” 911 operator: “Whereabouts are you at the hospital?” Laura: “Emergency room.” 911 operator: “OK.” Laura: … [Read more...] about Laura Levis was left to die outside an ER. Why were the doors locked?
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Do you have what it takes to survive? Author: Edited by Corey Buhay Publish date: Nov 8, 2018 Level 1: The Escape Lightning. Flash floods. Falls. To advance in this game, you first must survive the immediate threats. Here’s how to think fast, avoid panic, and make the right decisions in the critical first hour. It Happened to Me: Struck by Lightning Mary Chandler, 29, and three friends got caught in a lightning storm on a Colorado Fourteener in 2015. Where’s Will? I woke up on the side of Mt. Bierstadt, soaked, shaking, and buzzing with electricity. I could smell burning hair, and my hiking partners—including my fiancé Will—were gone. It was a beautiful June morning, and I’d wanted to make the most of it. Will and our friends Jonathan and Matt decided to grab our dogs and climb Bierstadt, an easy Fourteener near Denver, and set off around 7 a.m. I always wonder what would have happened if we’d left just 30 minutes … [Read more...] about The Most Dangerous Game