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Teaching Kids About First Aid – What To Consider

It Takes Lots Of Patience Instructing adults is tricky enough, but trying to instruct a child how to save a life can be exasperating, irritating, and downright impractical if you don’t know what you’re doing. It always helps if you have knowledge working with kids in other surroundings, whether they are your own kids or you’ve …

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First Aid For Insect Bites and Stings 

Overview Of Insect Bites and Stings Insect bites are, typically, not life-threating or severe Occasionally they cause a severe allergic response such as anaphylaxis Anaphylaxis is serious if not treated immediately Stings from bees, wasps, and hornets are painful Bites from insects, such as mosquitoes, can cause itching The bite of a black widow spider …

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Temperature Control As A First Aid Technique

There are many techniques that trainees learn during first aid training, and one of those that must not be missed is the use of temperature control when administering first aid during emergencies. Why the control of temperature is important as far as first aid is concerned? The reason for this is that in traumatic conditions, …

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