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As a firefighter, you are not in complete control of your sleep schedule. You need ways that help you maximize the sleep you get even if you can’t always get those 7-9 hours that would be ideal. That's exactly what this guide is for - simple, scientifically backed sleep hacks that work!
As a law enforcement officer (LEO) it's not always easy to get enough sleep, and if you work the night shift, it may feel nearly impossible. That's why we focus on sleep quality. Use the easy hacks in this eBook to maximize the sleep you can get and feel more rested today.
As a firefighter, you're not in complete control of your sleep schedule. You need ways that help you maximize the sleep you get even if you can’t always get those 7-9 hours that would be ideal. That's exactly what this FREE 2-week challenge is about! First, you'll learn simple, powerful steps you can take to experience more restorative sleep. Next, challenge yourself to experimenting with 1-2 sleep hacks for the next 2 weeks to start feeling more rested and energized.
As a Firefighter, you're exposed to several toxins on the job such as carbon monoxide, benzene, aldehydes, and PFASs. You're also exposed to toxins off the job such as pesticides, Bisphenol A (BPA), heavy metals, "Franken foods", internal toxins like fungus, pharmaceuticals, and many of the same toxins you're exposed to on the job. Unfortunately, you cannot completely avoid exposure to toxins. The key is to achieve a balance of toxin-toxout. Our new eBook "Firefighter's Guide to Detoxification" teaches you how to do just that. Make powerful choices to support your own body's natural detoxification and reduce your total "toxic burden".
Being a firefighter is stressful - irregular sleep, difficult medical calls, hard physical labor, transitioning from the station to home life, etc. What if you could transform your stress into strength, build your resiliency and mental agility, and ultimately become a stress ninja? The good news is you can! Just as you train in the gym to get stronger, you can also train your brain to be more psychologically fit and agile.
What if you could transform your stress into strength, build your resiliency and mental agility, and ultimately become a stress ninja. The good news is you can! Just as you train in the gym to get stronger, you can also train your brain to be more psychologically fit and agile.
Breathing is the fastest way to return to a calm state after a stressful event and train your nervous system for a healthier stress response. Breath training can also improve sleep quality, digestion, immune function, and cognitive and physical performance. Kind of awesome stuff. This handout offers a few of our favorite breathing exercises that you can start experimenting with today.
What's the best diet for a firefighter? Depends... Depends on how busy and what type of calls your station is running, your activity level and type of exercise you do, your health, your gender, your food preferences, and your genes (among several other factors). In this ebook, we provide some universal recommendations and a few factors to consider.
Healing from surgery and recovering from chronic illness such as cancer require some attention to what you eat. Your fork can be a powerful healing tool, or a vehicle to foods that slow healing, or worse, keep you ill. Use the scientifically backed information in this eBook to rapidly heal from surgery or illness (oh, it'll also help you stay feeling healthy and performing at your best).
Eating healthy as a law enforcement officer (LEO) can be difficult. Many meals may be spent on the roof of your patrol car, you may have limited options for healthy foods, and meals are often rushed by yet another call. You need easy ways to make healthy choices despite these challenges. This eBook provides you with just that - simple hacks you can use to eat healthy and still do the job you were born to do.
Sugar tastes fantastic, but there's a cost to that sweetness. Reducing added sugars in your diet is THE most powerful step you can take to building a body you and your crew can depend on. Get ready to have more energy, better sleep, less aches and pains, and better moods after following this FREE 2-week program.
Starting a new fitness program, especially if you haven't exercised in a while, can be daunting. We've taken the guesswork out of what to do and provided you with a program you can follow daily. We recommend following this FREE program daily for 30 days to form a new fitness habit.
If you're trying to get back into fitness or you want a few new exercises, check out this FREE fitness program. It's a straightforward, no-frills fitness program that's easy to follow and will get you results. The program includes a 1-week warm-up and a 2-week follow along fitness challenge.
Get massive results with just a little time! Exercises that train your breathing muscles are THE most effective, powerful thing you can do to improve your physical and cognitive performance. After 4 weeks of this training, you'll experience: Clearer thinking, longer endurance, improved performance, and a healthier stress response.
Resilience means you get to have the health, drive, and energy to be there for your crew and your community. It means thriving year after year in your career (not just surviving). With First in Wellness, you’ll have professional-level insights from health and wellness experts to keep you in the game and going strong. Our programs are designed with science backed techniques. You’ll learn simple lifestyle hacks in nutrition, sleep, fitness, and psychological health topics that'll keep you at your peak performance now and for years to come.
You need strong, capable firefighters who can withstand the risks of the job, and we’re offering the tools and support to make that happen. We're aware of the stressors of what you’re up against in terms of the costs associated with injuries, illness, and disability. Train your crews in resilience, and that’ll impact more than just the bottom line. It has the potential to save a substantial amount of your budget and give your crews a better quality of life in the long run.
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