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The Colorado Guardian Angels are hosting a Gala fundraiser to recognize Police, Fire Fighters, military and other local Heroes in our community, we will have food, drinks, music, raffle prizes, and a silent auction. We will also have local… Continue

PTSD + Medical Gaslighting = The STIGMA

Posted by Bree N. on March 29, 2015 at 10:24am 0 Comments

Two weeks ago I had an appointment at which I experienced yet another bout of "medical gaslighting", This has shown me it is still alive and thriving well. It cause me to nearly relapse and to experience an anger so out of control I really didn't…

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Stigma, it's a hot button topic for me. I hate, absolutely hate how the word 'depression' is linked to… Continue

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My Faith is a deep part of the person I was before the TBI and it's not going to fade away. My stubbornness refuses to let go of the peacefulness my Faith held for me day to day. The morning I woke up to realize my Faith was back was similar to… Continue

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TrooperTrevor CasperWisconsin State Patrol, Wisconsin End of Watch: Tuesday, March 24, 2015Bio & Incident DetailsAge: 21Tour: 3 monthsBadge # 2605Cause:…Continue

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Suicidal man kills officer approaching apartment

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Police OfficerMichael JohnsonSan Jose Police Department, California End of Watch: Tuesday, March 24, 2015Bio & Incident DetailsAge: 38Tour: 14 yearsBadge #…Continue

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Paralyzed officer dies from assault injuries

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PatrolmanGeorge S. NissenStone Park Police Department, Illinois End of Watch: Thursday, March 12, 2015Bio & Incident DetailsAge: 51Tour: 27 yearsBadge # 33Cause:…Continue

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Navajo Nation officer slain, two others wounded following domvio call

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Police OfficerAlex YazzieNavajo Division of Public Safety, Tribal Police End of Watch: Thursday, March 19, 2015Bio & Incident DetailsAge: 42Tour: 14…Continue

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Transit Discounts for First Responders

Started by Ryan Jurgensmeier in Member Lounge. Last reply by Janet Liebsch on Friday. 4 Replies

Hey everyone,I am looking to gather some information for my Masters Capstone Project and would like to see if any of you can contribute.I need information from first responders nationwide on any local government sponsored discount/subsidy for…Continue

I Wish You Enough

Started by Janet Liebsch in Member Lounge. Last reply by Janet Liebsch Feb 23. 2 Replies

Several versions of this have floated around for years but sharing in case you haven't seen before. I WISH YOU ENOUGHRecently, I overheard a mother and daughter in their last moments together at the airport as the daughter's departure had been…Continue

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Keurig Recalls MINI Plus Brewing Systems Due to Burn Hazard

Started by Janet Liebsch in Product Recalls. Last reply by Janet Liebsch Feb 3. 2 Replies

Keurig is recalling more than 7 million Keurig Mini Plus Brewing Systems after nearly 100 consumers reported burn-related injuries from the coffee makers.Recall Summary per Consumer Product Safety Commission:…Continue

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Choosy Extinguishers

Started by Capt. D Lewis in Civilian Fire & Life Safety Nov 9, 2014. 0 Replies

A portable fire extinguisher can save lives and property by putting out a small fire or containing it until the fire department arrives. But when it comes to extinguishers, one type does not fit all. There are…Continue

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