What you should know about Anaphylaxis Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment & Management

Anaphylaxis   What is Anaphylaxis? Anaphylaxis is a severe life-threatening allergic reaction which affects more than one body part at the same time. The most common causes of anaphylactic reactions include foods, insect stings, latex & some medications. When you are allergic to some substance, the immune system overreacts with allergens & releases chemicals.… Read More

How to perform first aid on choking victims?

First-Aid-for-Choking What is choking? Choking is a blockage of the airway/windpipe in the throat when a foreign object becomes lodged in the throat results in the shortage of breath. Often the reason maybe a piece of food. First Aid for Choking 1. If its mild choking encourage the person to keep coughing & clear the blockage.… Read More

6 Frequently Asked Questions About Treatment And First Aid For Meningitis?

First Aid For Meningitis Meningitis Meningitis is an infection/inflammation of the membranes that covers the brain and the spinal cord. Meningitis can be either bacterial, viral or rarely fungal infection. Anyone can get meningitis, but babies and kids are most at risk. Meningitis may become very serious. So, if you suspect someone suffering from meningitis you must call emergency medical help immediately.… Read More

First Aid For Burns

First Aid For Burn First Aid for burns is decided based on the degree of Burns. 1. Cool, the burn under running water for at least 10 minutes, until the pain eases. 2. Remove any clothes or metal or tight items from the burnt area except the one stuck to the burnt skin & protect the burn from further harm.… Read More

First-Aid-for-Stroke

First Aid For Stroke First Aid for Stroke Check the patient’s consciousness: If the patient is unconscious and breathing normally, or not fully alert, place the patient in a supported position. If the patient is conscious, check          Face: whether the patient’s face droop on one side.          Arms: Check whether one Arm is hanging down than the other.          … Read More

7 Frequently Asked Questions About First Aid for Nose Bleed With Image

First Aid for Nose Bleed Nose Bleeding A nosebleed occurs when blood flows from one or both nostrils. It’s normally caused by the tiny blood vessels of the nostrils that are being ruptured. Common causes of nosebleeds include a blow to the nose, Sinusitis, sneezing, picking or blowing the nose, Cold or flu, climate, Nasal allergies and high blood pressure.… Read More

First Aid for Broken Bone

First Aid for Broken Bone Broken Bones First Aid: Control the bleeding by keeping sterile, clothes /cotton pad with a firm pressure. Always keep the injury area in antigravity direction to Blood loss. Do not let the person bear any force on the fracture. Don’t try to move the person only if necessary to avoid further injury.… Read More

Ambulance App – Book an Ambulance in a click

Ambulance Service in Bangalore You are enjoying your ride back with your friend from Raasta Cafe, when suddenly, a speeding car rams into your bike at a crossroad and drives away without stopping. You somehow escape the accident with minor injuries. But your friend is down, unconscious and bleeding. You are in a state of shock.… Read More

4 Different Types of Blood Donations You Never Knew

Types of Blood donations Did you know when you choose to donate blood at donation centers; there are different types of donations you can give? The best type of donation for each individual depends on their blood type, physical characteristics, personal preferences, gender and the availability of convenient donation. Giving the right type of donation helps ensure the best use of your valuable contribution.… Read More

7 Tips to Celebrate Safe & Happy Deepawali

Tips to Celebrate Safe Diwali Deepawali is one of the biggest and most celebrated festivals across India and the world.  Deepawali is the time for fun and festivity. The preparations start many weeks in advance. People get their houses spic and span in anticipation of Goddess Lakshmi to visit their homes during this auspicious occasion.… Read More