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How to: Lobster off your stand up paddleboard

Florida spiny lobsters more commonly known as “bugs” to the locals are absolutely delicious! When it’s bug season you can bet there are flags in the air and divers in the water. There are many ways to get out on … Continue reading

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What to do for a jellyfish sting

If you come in contact with a jellyfish while wading in the ocean there are a few steps to take to help relieve the pain. Why does it sting? Jellyfish have tentacles that are covered with sacs that are filled … Continue reading

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Day 6

Today we rode the cattle truck up the mountain to porterillos ariba, one of the highest communities on the mountain. We visited houses, educated in schools, and set up the mobile clinic in the church to treat patients.  The teams … Continue reading

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Day 5

We had another wonderful day working in the schools, clinic, and visiting houses around the campus. Our students triaged and provided nursing care to the many patients in the clinic. A few were able to sit in with the dentist … Continue reading

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Day 4

This morning Robbie led us in a devotion and Holly led us in worship before we left for the day. Today our team members were visiting houses, helping in the clinic, and educating in the schools.  Our team members did … Continue reading

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Day 3

After breakfast, we started our day off with a devotion this morning. Robbie reminded us of Jesus being the all satisfying bread of life while Holly led us in worship.  We then hit the road for our 2.5 hour drive … Continue reading

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Day 2

Today we woke to the sounds of roosters and the slight smell of fire drifting in from the mountains. We had a delicious breakfast, that consisted of eggs, toast, beans, and fruit. We then traveled to the big tent church … Continue reading

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First responder: Near drowning

What to do in a near drowning rescue Call 911! Send someone to get AED Make sure the scene is safe Do not approach victim alone Check to see if patient is breathing Check to see if patient has a pulse … Continue reading

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What to do when someone is having a seizure

Seizures are abnormal electrical activity in the brain. They can be scary to watch if you are not familiar with the manifestation of a seizure. Here are a few steps to follow if you find someone having a seizure. Call 911 … Continue reading

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Insomnia and screen time

Over the past decade we have become more and more dependent on our technology. We use our phones as our personal assistant that wakes us, keeps us socially connected, and entertained all while holding our most precious information and reminders … Continue reading

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