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Cold vs Flu?

Posted by on Dec 23, 2020 in Cary EMS News, News | 0 comments

Cold vs Flu?

Flu season typically begins when the weather gets cold and peaks in mid to late winter.  Most of us confuse the flu for a cold and vice versa.  It is important to know the difference AND know how to treat both. The flu, more scientifically known as influenza, is a highly contagious respiratory infection caused by influenza viruses.  The influenza virus usually enters the body through mucus membranes in the mouth, nose or eyes.  When a person with the flu coughs or sneezes, the virus then becomes airborne and can be inhaled by anyone nearby. Remember when mom told you to cover your mouth when...

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Two New Officers

Posted by on Oct 18, 2020 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Two New Officers

Two of our staff at Cary Area EMS, Christian Bennett and Mike Arnold, have been promoted.

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Annual Flu Clinic a Success

Posted by on Oct 17, 2020 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Annual Flu Clinic a Success

Annual flu clinic a success. This year’s drive thru clinic vaccinated over 250 people in two hours.

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Flu Clinic Announced

Posted by on Oct 3, 2020 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Flu Clinic Announced

BREAKING NEWS: The 2020 Cary Area EMS Flu Clinic has been announced. This is an annual event held each year in the fall. The date for the free flu clinic will be Saturday, October 17, 2020 starting at 8 am. The clinic ends at 12 pm or when we run out of vaccine.

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One of Our Everyday Heroes

Posted by on May 26, 2020 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

One of Our Everyday Heroes

Christian Bennett (aka CB), a paramedic and field training officer with Cary Area EMS, was recently highlighted in the Cary Citizen News as an everyday hero.

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