First Aid Tips For Minor Cuts

These guidelines can help you care for minor cuts and scrapes: Wash your hands. This helps avoid infection. Stop the bleeding. Minor cuts and scrapes usually stop bleeding on their own. If needed, apply gentle pressure with a clean bandage or cloth and elevate the wound until bleeding stops. Clean the wound. Rinse the wound […]

First Aid Tips For Minor Burns

Most minor burns will heal on their own, and home treatment is usually all that is needed to relieve your symptoms and promote healing. But if you suspect you may have a more severe injury, use first-aid measures while you arrange for an evaluation by your doctor. Immediate first aid for burns First, stop the […]

First Aid Tips For Mental Health

If you noticed someone was struggling with a mental health issue, would you intervene? Would you know what to say and how to say it? Would you know where to go to get them further help? Here are five tips for are ways anyone can intervene with someone who may be struggling with a mental […]

First Aid Tips For Babies

One of the best ways that new parents, grandparents, and babysitters can prepare for the unexpected is to take classes in first aid and infant cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). Knowing what to do in the event of an emergency will help you remain calm, think quickly, and take action with confidence so that you can help […]

First Aid Tips For Asthma Attack

Acute Asthma Attack Treatment for Adults Symptoms of acute attack include difficulty talking or walking because of shortness of breath or lips or fingernails turning blue. 1. Follow the Person’s Asthma Plan, if Possible Find out if the person has an individualized asthma action plan from a health care provider. If so, follow its directions […]

First Aid Tips For Animal Bites

Rarely, animal bites (particularly from wild animals) can lead to rabies, a life-threatening disease. Bats, raccoons, skunks, and foxes transmit most cases of rabies. What to Do Wash the bite area with soap and water; apply pressure with sterile gauze or a clean cloth if the bite is bleeding. If the bleeding has stopped, apply […]

First Aid Tips Everyone Should Know

It’s always a good idea to be prepared so we found out how to respond to fevers, seizures, burns and more. 1. What to do if someone has a burn Any burn bigger than a 50p piece or the palm of your baby’s hand needs urgent medical attention. Put burns into cold water for at […]

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