In medical terms a shock is a condition in which various cells of the body fail to receive enough oxygen as there is an insufficient supply of blood to the entire body parts. Shock is an extremely dangerous and a life threatening situation as the...
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Are you an outdoor person? Then it may be good to know the facts about heat exhaustion and stroke. You may save a life, maybe even your own!
Outdoor fun doesn't have to end just because it's cold outside!Learn the warning signs of frostbite & hypothermia. How to keep safe on winter roads & how to stock an emergency kit plus many more tips!
It's Summer time which means several things including bbq's, swimming and playing in water and vacations. It also means sunburns. The majority of people don't pay a whole lot of attention to sunburn prevention until it's to late. First and foremost,...
We all have scary medical histories lurking in our genetics or packed deep in the back of our closets, but that doesn't mean we shouldn't be prepared to handle an emergency if it arises.
It's always a good idea to have a First Aid Kit handy, because you never know what life will throw your way. Here are the essential items you should have in your First Aid Kit(s).
The Three P’s of Evil Vegetation are Poison Ivy, Poison Sumac, and Poison Oak. The allergic reaction can be a small red patch of mild irritation to extreme itchy huge blistering sores that swell and ooze with infection
Learning CPR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation isn't just for health care professionals. But everyone from young children up to older adults, should learn the basics of CPR. You never know when knowing CPR might save someone's life in an emergency.
Burns are physical injuries that are occurred when the human skin comes in contact with heat, radiation, electricity or certain chemicals. Burns are extremely dangerous and excruciatingly painful, even a minor burn can be extremely painful. They...