32 Will You Raise Your Hand?
A look at the suicide crisis in the fire service and how to get a handle
on it—a quick solution to the problem doesn’t exist.
By Brandon K. Dreiman
36 Long Days and Longer Nights
The author presents a trilogy of face piece case studies and the harmful
effects of not wearing proper personal protective equipment and self-contained
By Dennis L. Rubin
42 Demystifying Mindfulness
Although mindfulness arose from Buddhist tradition, it has become secular
and is a well-researched treatment for firefighters for everything from depression
to pain relief.
By Naomi L. Baum
44 Ready for Anything
If your incident location is high up on a mountain, is your department
ready to respond?
By S. Patrick Culshaw
46 Fighting More Than Fires
Firefighters can be affected by eating disorders just like the general population.
Here’s a look at the possible causes and how to recover before it takes
a devastating toll.
By Nicola Davies
Volume 35, Issue 6
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