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5 signs your firefighter spouse has PTSD–
Ever read an article on PTSD and wondered, “Does my spouse have this?”
My children don’t know their father before PTSD–
As hard as I tried, I couldn’t protect our children from every episode that ripped through our house. Here’s our story.
What if 'Ecstasy' could cure firefighter PTSD?–
The drug MDMA has shown early promise in heading off PTSD, but a lot of research is still needed to learn if it is safe and effective
Strength in numbers: How firefighters can face PTSD and addiction–
A look inside one of our nation's first "warriors only" PTSD treatment plans.
8 rules for properly displaying an American flag–
The American flag is considered a living symbol under federal law. We must treat it as such.
Top 10 locations for landing a firefighting job–
FireRescue1 reveals who’s hiring and what they are looking for on your resume
How to use your GI Bill benefits for on-the-job fire training–
You’ve worked hard for your GI Bill benefits, and now it’s time to let them work for you.
4 strategies to reduce firefighter stress–
Firefighter safety is as much about their mental state as their physical state; here's what the company officer can do to boost the crew's emotional hygiene
Firefighter mental health: Stop sucking it up–
Despite the encouraging trend to address mental health in the fire service, there is still resistance and misconception
What advice would you give your younger self before joining the fire service?–
"Find the most cantankerous old firefighter and follow and hang on every word."
2 ways to prep for the fire-officer exam–
The human resources parts of the text can be the hardest; knowing the content and practicing scenarios will help
What's your Plan B? How to prepare for life after service–
Changes in pension formulas or medical benefits in retirement have caused those in the fire service to consider early retirement or face dramatic reductions in pensions and benefits
How do you give back to the firefighting community?–
For those of us who make a living from the fire service, giving back time, money or energy to firefighters is a moral obligation and profoundly rewarding
Becoming a firefighter: 10 must-do things–
Use this checklist to make yourself the best candidate possible for the firefighter job you want