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Studies of firefighters suggest that the combination of smoke, elevated blood pressure, and dehydration raises the short-term risk of a heart attack, Edmundowicz said.
The ad shows moments of struggle, such as a sweating man doing pushups, and moments of heroism, such as a firefighter carrying a boy outside a burning building.
As of late Monday morning, dozens of firefighters were spread out along a charred Malibu hillside, spraying water and mopping up hot spots.
All the dead were from the hospital's general ward, while all 94 people being cared for in a nursing ward for the elderly were safely evacuated after the fire, some carried on the backs of firefighters, Choi said.
All the dead were from the hospital’s general ward, while all 94 people being cared for in a nursing ward for the elderly were safely evacuated after the fire, some carried on the backs of firefighters, Choi said.
And the salaries of the firefighters are expensive, too.
But one firetruck is headed into retirement in a heated garage at PSA Civic Leadership High School in Enfield, where its job will be to inspire and teach new generations of firefighters.
With most of the experienced firefighters lost, the job of saving the ship now falls on a courageous but inexperienced crew.
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