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5 Ways To Reduce YOUR Risk Of Heart Disease. 

Published: January 13, 2018

Heart disease is a disorder of the blood vessels that lead to your heart and once you contract it, you will have it for the rest of your life. That is why it is so important to take steps to stop it before it starts.

What Can Cause Dehydration? 

Published: January 12, 2018

Water is essential to our life and well-being, but sometimes we can come up a bit short and our body will likely tell us about it. Insufficient hydration can cause your mood and energy levels to dry up.

10 Tips for a Happy, Healthy Holiday! 

Published: December 21, 2017

The New Year is often a good time to think about making positive changes in our lives. Get a head start and follow these tips for a happy, healthy Holiday Season.

Government Contract To Make Small-Town Paramedic Company Alberta’s Largest Air Ambulance Medical Crew Provider

Published: November 29, 2017

After several months of negotiations, Alberta Health Services (AHS) has awarded Advanced Paramedic Ltd. (APL) a 10-year contract to be the primary provider of emergency medical staff for air ambulance services in High Level and Fort Vermilion, AB. This news comes just months after AHS’s announcement that APL will resume similar operations in Peace River, AB, and add Grande Prairie, AB, to its service area.

What YOU Should Include In Your Winter Survival Kit!

Published: November 21, 2017

Everyone needs a Winter Survival Kit in their car. In an emergency, it could save your life and the lives of your passengers.

10 Tips For Safe Winter Driving

Published: November 13, 2017

Winter is here, and with it comes cold weather, rain and snow — in other words, bad driving conditions.

APL Advisor Newsletter

Published: October 26, 2017

It is here!
APL’s newsletter, the APL Advisor, is packed with all sorts of interesting stories about APL’s people and the services they offer to the region. Have a flip through it to see what’s new.

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How YOU Can Save A Life! 

Published: October 24, 2017

Each year our paramedics respond to numerous emergency calls all over the region. You can help them save a life by following these tips: 

Surprise Visit!

Published: October 13, 2017

A wonderful surprise visit from an old EMS friend, Mr. Wayne Hales, who worked as an EMT with the Peace River Ambulance Service since 1980. Wayne worked with me for a few years when I arrived back to the Peace Country in my first job as a Paramedic in 1993.