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First Aid: How Much Do You Know About Administering It? 2

Sunday, January 17th, 2010


In addition, those who reside in certain areas of the U.S. or in Australia must be on the lookout for lizards. For instance, the southwest American desert is home to a dangerous lizard known as a Gila monster. While it is not poisonous, there are deadly bacteria in its mouth to aid in the digestion of food. Death could occur should these bacteria enter your child’s bloodstream, since there is no antibiotic or other known way to battle these bacteria. (more…)

First Aid: How Much Do You Know About Administering It? 1

Sunday, January 10th, 2010

Be Familiar With Basic First Aid Necessary in Certain Situations

It can be very important for children over the age of ten to know some first aid in case they encounter emergencies at a time when an adult is not readily available. A number of youth groups routinely teach first aid to children, with the Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts being among the best. But if your children are not members of any group such as this, either teach them how to administer first aid yourself or enroll them in a class that will do so. (more…)

Simple Steps and Recommendations as to What Should Be Included in Your First Aid Kit

Monday, December 14th, 2009

When you set out to stock your own personal first aid kit, you usually can include anything and everything that you think will be required during an emergency.

Outdoor First Aid Kits

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

Putting together your own first aid kit for outdoors is a good way to save money and customize the kit to meet your demands. If you have kids, this is a fine method to help them learn a bit about first aid.

Be certain your kit is good to go for any outdoor emergency by using this checklist.

Main Parts of a First Aid Kit

Thursday, October 8th, 2009

What One Should Put in Their First Aid Kit

These Main Parts of a First Aid Kit

Each house needs to have a basic First Aid Kit available. With the correct supplies, almost any medical emergency that is minor can be handled by you. Additionally, your First Aid Kit may be able to help you stay in control of the situation until medical workers show up in the event of a major medical emergency. (more…)

A Good Addition to Your Home First Aid Kit

Monday, September 21st, 2009

It can be difficult, but it’s vital to find the best thermometer for your home first aid kit. Due to continual advancements in technology, a number of kinds of thermometers are available from which to choose. Here, we will teach you about the most common versions of thermometers currently in stores.

First Aid Kits: In Any Cases You Have to Be Prepared

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

We all have noted first aid kits in the stores, but most of us never think about getting one for our home. And so, when you get hurt, or get a cut, or anything else occurs, you dash to your medicine cabinet, thinking that you have a first aid kit, only to find out you don’t have one. These are a couple reasons why it is essential to keep a first aid kit on hand.

Handy to Keep

It’s a fact that you should keep a first aid kit available in your house. Similar to Tylenol tablets everyone keeps on hand in case they need them, this will be there, always ready when needed. And so, you need to have one in your house, if you ever find a requirement for it; however, you most likely won’t be using the first aid kit on a daily basis. Hopefully you will never have the occasion to use a first aid kit, but if you do need it, you will be glad you had it on hand.

Households with Children

Anyone who has kids is sure to already be aware of the importance of keeping a first aid kit. Parents will always need one, so if you have children, you are probably aware of the importance of having a first aid kit. You’ll need to apply dressings and antiseptics, according to how severe the injury is. So you will definitely want to have a first aid kit on hand whenever you have children or the grandchildren staying with you.

It is always a good thing to have a first aid kid around the house, but if you think it is not necessary to buy a pre-made first aid kit, you will want to look at first aid kit items.