What Is The Correct Way Of Activating 911 When Giving First Aid?

What Is The Correct Way Of Activating 911 When Giving First Aid?

The field of emergency services is as dynamic as the nature of emergencies that characterize the industry. This has led to increased publicity as far as the use of such services is ...

First Aid Renewal: A Better Option for Businesses Financially

First Aid Renewal: A Better Option for Businesses Financially

According to the Workplace Safety and Insurance Act that is currently being followed all over Canada, all business establishments should have employees who are well-trained in firs ...

Spinal injuries

Spinal injuries

Spinal injuries are very delicate and must be looked after with the utmost care. I have looked after several patients with spinal injuries and it is important to know how to deal w ...

Migraines in Adults

Migraines in Adults

Migraine headaches are often described as throbbing, pounding or pulsating pain, usually at one side of the head, but may also occur on both sides. Pain may also affect the whole h ...

How to Administer First Aid on Testicular Pain

How to Administer First Aid on Testicular Pain

When there is pain in one or both testicles in the male groin area, it is called testicular or scrotal pain. The testicles are enclosed in sacs called the scrotum. The groin area, ...

Responding Appropriately in Emergencies

Responding Appropriately in Emergencies

What you do during an emergency is crucial in the outcome of the victim’s health. Even if you have not received any first aid certification, you can help in a myriad of ways. In ca ...

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Preventive First Aid For Sport Injuries In Children

[caption id="attachment_1049" align="alignright" width="190"] Ankle Pain During Sports[/caption] Children love to stay active for a good part of their lives, and while this is a good thing, there is always the risk of injury lurking. This is one of the key reasons why parents, guardians and the children thems more ...

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First Aid Information For Calf Strain

Having adequate first aid information for calf strain injuries is important since it allows you to know the proper way in which this condition should be managed. Also known as a tennis leg, a calf strain injury results from the inflammation of the muscles located at the back of the lower leg. This results in more ...

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