ParamedFlorena's MedHelp Blogs https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/424549 Medical communities and forums staffed by doctors from leading medical centers. Over 325 forums and communities providing medical information and medical help. en More Music (Great Big Sea) I've always had one great passion about Irish music. Finally I found a great band doing some of that ParamedFlorena Fri, 03 Jul 2009 18:30:55 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/103064/More-Music-Great-Big-Sea https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/103064/More-Music-Great-Big-Sea Cake-ideas?!?!! Uh-oh! My daughter has been chosen to be "bride" at midsummer's day. It is a great tradition here ParamedFlorena Mon, 22 Jun 2009 11:53:07 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/99997/Cake-ideas https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/99997/Cake-ideas Work work work c",) Before it soared me that I had been asked to do the funeral Friday, I had said yes to a graveyard-shi ParamedFlorena Fri, 08 May 2009 00:00:00 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/87639/Work-work-work-c- https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/87639/Work-work-work-c- Crime - venting/ranting, Hero or YouTube? How close does crime have to get before we act? When you as a responding unit enter a scene and yo ParamedFlorena Tue, 03 Mar 2009 18:28:50 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/67503/Crime---venting-ranting--Hero-or-YouTube https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/67503/Crime---venting-ranting--Hero-or-YouTube The eye is the lamp of the body (Spiritual guidance through darkness) Luke 11:33-35 The Lamp of the Body 33"No one lights a lamp and puts it in a place where it wil ParamedFlorena Thu, 11 Dec 2008 13:45:33 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/46970/The-eye-is-the-lamp-of-the-body-Spiritual-guidance-through-darkness https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/46970/The-eye-is-the-lamp-of-the-body-Spiritual-guidance-through-darkness Daylight savings and still going! Well, the clocks are turned an hour and it gets darker at night. Usually I get depressed a few days b ParamedFlorena Wed, 29 Oct 2008 11:23:43 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/37307/Daylight-savings-and-still-going https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/37307/Daylight-savings-and-still-going Is "a little bit" enough to tell who you are? Who am I? Who am I to others? To me, I'm just this regular woman who goes from day to day, curious ab ParamedFlorena Fri, 18 Jul 2008 08:25:05 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/17576/Is-a-little-bit-enough-to-tell-who-you-are https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/17576/Is-a-little-bit-enough-to-tell-who-you-are Stress, stings and frustration After a week's work on and off, I notice my daughter is getting just as tired of it as me. My husband ParamedFlorena Sun, 29 Jun 2008 06:32:18 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/15065/Stress--stings-and-frustration https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/15065/Stress--stings-and-frustration Halfways through a week (hypo-caffeinated but working on it!) A lot of people have asked me: "But is this what you want your life to be? You're married to a chef ParamedFlorena Wed, 18 Jun 2008 05:34:42 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/14035/Halfways-through-a-week-hypo-caffeinated-but-working-on-it https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/14035/Halfways-through-a-week-hypo-caffeinated-but-working-on-it One day at a time A while ago I experienced something as a trainee that happens pretty seldom in a paramedic's career ( ParamedFlorena Tue, 17 Jun 2008 03:39:35 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/13888/One-day-at-a-time https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/13888/One-day-at-a-time Do you have Post-it notes? I have a special commercial in mind today. A family-father wakes up in the morning, gets dressed a ParamedFlorena Mon, 16 Jun 2008 11:17:31 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/13815/Do-you-have-Post-it-notes https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/13815/Do-you-have-Post-it-notes Fuel for thought (about worry, fear and phobia) What is a phobia? It is an exxagerated fear - inexplicable and illogical. They ruff up a havoc in yo ParamedFlorena Wed, 04 Jun 2008 03:52:28 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12523/Fuel-for-thought-about-worry--fear-and-phobia https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12523/Fuel-for-thought-about-worry--fear-and-phobia 40-some hours left and nerving out My husband laughed at me this morning. He knows how the final exams take a major grip on a student. H ParamedFlorena Sun, 01 Jun 2008 07:11:37 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12275/40-some-hours-left-and-nerving-out https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12275/40-some-hours-left-and-nerving-out In the beginning it was dark.... This is a Norwegian story about trolls. Not the forum trolls, but the ones that turn to stone if touc ParamedFlorena Thu, 22 May 2008 14:15:38 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/11500/In-the-beginning-it-was-dark https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/11500/In-the-beginning-it-was-dark United we stand against Trolls "Tell me the reason, tell me your story, tell me your castle" Today I was pretty much dumbfolded b ParamedFlorena Tue, 20 May 2008 16:08:12 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/11302/United-we-stand-against-Trolls https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/11302/United-we-stand-against-Trolls Eating disorders Based on my own experience with eating disorders (anorexia with bouts of bulimia) I know as much as t ParamedFlorena Mon, 12 May 2008 04:29:49 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/10628/Eating-disorders https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/10628/Eating-disorders Rowing out of depression I write this because ... I don't know... Maybe it is because I know that the way out of depressio ParamedFlorena Fri, 25 Apr 2008 17:45:20 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9545/Rowing-out-of-depression https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9545/Rowing-out-of-depression Remember your seatbelt! This movie will load from a Norwegian site. It is a winner-video for Traffic Safety and "Remember you ParamedFlorena Tue, 15 Apr 2008 16:04:26 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8876/Remember-your-seatbelt https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8876/Remember-your-seatbelt Do you exercise? A couple of years ago I was starting to have issues with my hips. I thought it was after a pregnanc ParamedFlorena Wed, 09 Apr 2008 16:45:19 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8457/Do-you-exercise https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8457/Do-you-exercise It is reasonable that one positive can break five negatives! You don’t have to think in pure black and white at once - try to think more colorful. Through many li ParamedFlorena Tue, 08 Apr 2008 03:08:30 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8360/It-is-reasonable-that-one-positive-can-break-five-negatives https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8360/It-is-reasonable-that-one-positive-can-break-five-negatives