Tag Archives: First Aid

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Where Basic Life Support Can Take You

As human beings, we value life by helping whatever we can, especially during emergencies. Responding during an emergency can help save lives as even a matter of seconds in providing first aid can help the person in need of medical care. Friendly...

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Know More About Saving Lives Through CPR

CPR or cardiopulmonary resuscitation is an emergency life-saving procedure that is executed when someone's breathing or heartbeat has stopped. It is usually performed after a person suffers from electric shock, drowning, or heart attack. CPR is...

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First Aid Tips on Choking

When a person is choking, that means his or her airway is partly or fully blocked resulting in not being able to breathe. This is the same for kids beyond 1 year old and adults but is different for babies. Now, what do you do when someone...

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Responding to Allergy Attacks

When a person develops hypersensitivity to a certain substance, it often results in allergic reactions. A few things that may cause those reactions may include bee stings, certain foods, dog or cat hair, or a specific drug ingredient. If you...

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Wound Care: Cuts and Scrapes

Our blood is important to our bodies, so when you see someone bleeding due to a cut or a scrape, make sure to prevent as much blood from leaking out as possible. When faced with an emergency similar to this, try to find a clean cloth or bandage...

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