Second Edition of the Heart-Healthy Firefighter Resource Guide Now Available

Tuesday, 06 September 2011

The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) has released an updated, expanded 2nd edition of the Heart-Healthy Firefighter Resource Guide.

The Resource Guide, originally published in 2005, provides life-saving information on coronary heart disease, diabetes, hypertension, fitness, nutrition, cholesterol, smoking cessation, and more. The new edition includes this information plus updated statistics and new resources, such as the NVFC’s Put It Out smoking cessation campaign for first responders and the NVFC’s Health and Safety Priorities. The Resource Guide also addresses steps you can take to reduce your risks and additional resources for getting the help you need to start and stay on the path towards good health.

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