The funny thing about emergencies is that you never know when they're going to strike. But, medical emergencies, at least minor ones, can be planned for. A good first aid kit that's well stocked can r...
Imagine that it is about eight o'clock in the evening and your little boy is experiencing abdominal pain. Nothing can be more heart-wrenching than to see your child suffering. Would you know the dif...
Every day there is an emergency of some sort. It could be an earthquake, fire, auto accident, some natural disaster or just a cut finger. Everyone needs to be prepared for an emergency before it hap...
Many today are driven to take emergency first aid classes. This often roots in their desire to be helpful in keeping those they care about safe. Thousands of people seek emergency first aid training e...
Whether it's a cut, burn, sprain or something more serious, it often falls on the people around when an emergency strikes to provide first aid to a patient. Knowing what to do and how to do it during ...
What is a first aid kit?A first aid kit is a collection of supplies and equipment for use in giving first aid, particularly in a medical emergency.Keep a first aid kit on hand for medical emergenciesF...
If your pet runs into trouble and has an accident that has compromised its health, you need to stay calm and assess the situation. Panic spreads and animals sense that fearful urgency quickly, so you...
What it is: All forms of triage are systems for identifying and sorting/classifying levels of severity of injury or illness. Every hospital Emergency Room has a limited number of beds and medical sta...
Medical emergencies can be harrowing no matter where they occur. When they happen on a boat or ship, many miles and days or weeks from hospitals and doctors, they can be especially distressful. Add to...
If you are not a doctor, nurse, or first aid attendant building a first aid kit for your home can seem a bit frightening but we are going to tell you exactly what you need to put in home first aid kit...