Posts made in June, 2014

Chautauqua Hills Farm – Blueberries

Posted by on Jun 2, 2014 in Nutrition | Comments Off on Chautauqua Hills Farm – Blueberries

Chautauqua Hills Farm – Blueberries

A family owned and operated specialty crop farm located in the beautiful Chautauqua Hills of SE Kansas. What began as a hobby has grown into a regionally known farm with customers from as far away as California and Maryland! Known for our signature “Nickel Size Blueberries”, Chautauqua Hills Farm was featured as the “Quality Foods Farm Brand” in Kansas in 2013 by the Kansas Rural Center. Located 1 1/2 hours southeast of east Wichita, Kansas, we offer sustainably grown Blueberries, Blackberries, Asparagus and Garlic. Our produce is available during the growing season at Farmers Markets, Pick...

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Near Drowning and Secondary Drowning

Posted by on Jun 1, 2014 in Clinic, Health | Comments Off on Near Drowning and Secondary Drowning

Near Drowning and Secondary Drowning

Do you know what “Near Drowning” looks like? Watch this video and see if you can identify the child that is about to drown before the lifeguard does. Drowning itself is quick and silent, although it may be preceded by distress which is more visible. A person drowning is unable to shout or call for help, or seek attention, as they cannot obtain enough air. The instinctive drowning response is the final set of autonomic reactions in the 20 – 60 seconds before sinking underwater, and to the untrained eye can look similar to calm safe behavior. Lifeguards and other persons...

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