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