10/04/2017 I am taking a basic EMT certification class. Due to the tragic shooting in Las Vegas, New York is making sure it has the emergency protocols and trainings in place should something unthinkable happen. So, I showed up to class, and now I'm in the news, showing the use of tourniquets, and pressure dressings. … Continue reading Controlling Bleeding In An Emergency
I was a vegetarian for 6 years, and I have been a vegan for 8 months. Contrary to popular belief, getting protein is easy as a vegan. What I worry most about is B6, B12, and Omega 3-6-9 Fatty Acids, specifically, EPA, and DHA. I eat foods fortified with B6, B12, and I take vitamins. … Continue reading Kwashiorkor Protein Deficiency
Duodenum: absoprtion of carbohydrates, lipids, amino acids, Ca2+, iron Jejuneum: absopriton of carbohydrates, lipids, amino acids, Ca2+, iron Ileum: absorption of bile salts, vitamin B12, water electrolytes.