Category: HEALTH WATCH

HEALTH WATCH: Fishing is Number One Water-Related Recreational Activity for Lightning Strike Fatalities

Fishing is the number one water-related recreational activity for lightning strike fatalities. When “Thunder Roars, Go Indoors!” National Lightning Awareness Week is June 24 – 30, and as Florida enters a regular pattern of afternoon thunderstorms, emergency responders and meteorologists urge people to be aware of the lightning danger and to take cover when storms approach.

HEALTH WATCH: Rockledge Regional Medical Center ICU Nurse Earns Prestigious DAISY Award

Charity Mills, an ICU nurse at Rockledge Regional Medical Center, was awarded the prestigious DAISY Award, presented by the DAISY Foundation to recognize the “super-human work nurses do for patients and families every day,” according to the foundation’s website.