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Treating Severe Blood Loss

Treating Severe Blood Loss

Overview Blood is transported around the body in three core types of blood vessel: Arteries: Conveys blood under high compression away from the heart. Veins: Conveys blood under low pressure back to the heart. Capillaries: Conveys blood to the person’s tissues and cells, small and low pressures. Injuring an artery or even a vein can lead to severe […]

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How To Treat Alcohol Poisoning

Overview Consuming too much alcohol may sound like fun, but it can be lethal. Drinking too much alcohol that eventually makes you blackout is one symptom of alcohol poisoning, a deadly intake of alcohol that’s actually easy to treat if it’s discovered in time. There’s an old recommendation that one alcoholic drink every hour is […]

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Treating Breathing Problems

Overview Breathing complexity can vary from being short of breath, incapable of taking a deep breath, panting for air, or feeling like you are not receiving sufficient air. Causes There are several diverse causes for breathing troubles. Regular causes include: Anemia (low level of red blood cells) Asthma Being at an elevated height Blood coagulate […]

How To Treat A Snake Bite

Overview Snake bites can be lethal. It’s vital to respond quickly to bites and to call for medical assistance quickly. If in an isolated region, getting the casualty to a medical facility is imperative. North America is home to several different species of venomous snakes. The most common is the rattlesnake. Antivenin is available, but it […]

How To Get Rid Of Bunions

Overview of Bunions A bunion is a solid bump at the end of the big toe. It is caused by the movement of the big toe away from the smaller toes. Causes of Bunions The precise cause of bunions is unidentified, but it is likely a mixture of genetics and ecological factors. Risk Factors Bunions […]

How To Treat Middle Ear Infection

Overview of Middle Ear Infection With this disorder, the middle ear becomes infected and swollen. The middle ear is positioned behind the eardrum. Causes of Middle Ear Infection In most cases, middle ear infections are triggered by viruses. In other circumstances, specific bacteria might be the reason. Risk Factors of Middle Ear Infection Middle ear […]

First Aid For A Nosebleed

Causes of Nosebleeds Nosebleeds may be caused by: When the lining of the nose breaks Extremely dehydrated nasal tissue Picking or knocking the nose Blowing or chafing the nose with force Putting a foreign item in the nose Tumors in the nose Risk Factors Factors that might increase your possibility of nosebleeds Abnormality in the […]

How To Treat Poisoning

Overview Of Poisoning Every year hundreds of individuals from all age groups need medical assistance for poisoning from products generally found in the home. These items include medicines, cleaning stuff, peroxide, swimming pool detergents, insecticides, cosmetics and fuel. 60 % of the victims of accidental poisoning are kids. Kids aged between 1 to 3 years […]

The Treatment For Nausea

Overview Of Nausea Nausea is an unpleasant feeling in the tummy or the back of the throat. Nausea can be explained as feeling sick or squeamish, or as an upset tummy. This illness often takes place prior to throwing up or vomiting. Symptoms that can be present with nausea include faintness and dizziness, trouble swallowing, increased […]