How to Manage a Throbbing Migraines

How to Manage a Throbbing Migraines

Migraines are headaches that are often described as throbbing, pounding, or pulsating. These headaches typically occur only on one side of the head but may also occur on both sides ...

Hypovolemic Shock

Hypovolemic Shock

Hypovolemic shock occurs when there is a substantial reduction in intravascular volume by 15% to 25% which represents a loss of approximately 750ml to 1,300 ml of blood in an avera ...

First Aid Certification

First Aid Certification

First Aid Certification: Increase Your Chances of Getting Hired If you are looking for a job, you should consider getting first aid training. First aid certification does not only ...

What Are Medical Emergencies?

What Are Medical Emergencies?

Take a while to watch this video that is related to the article you are about to read. What is Medical Emergency Mastery   In basic first aid and emergency training courses, m ...

Paramedic

Paramedic

Emergency Medical Services are recognized as an important part of the health care system. Emergency medical services (EMS) are a type of emergency service dedicated to providing ou ...

Important Safety Precautions When Handling Oxygen Cylinders

Important Safety Precautions When Handling Oxygen Cylinders

There are different equipment and supplies that are used when administering oxygen. One of which is the oxygen source. Oxygen cylinders are the standard source of oxygen when admin ...

Are you prepared with First Aid Training

Are you prepared with First Aid Training

Successful candidates of first aid training are given the knowledge and self-esteem to deal with many different substantial and almost unsubstantial emergency situations. How would ...

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Remedies for folliculitis

Folliculitis is a condition where the hair follicles becomes inflamed. It is generally brought about by a fungal or bacterial infe more ...

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Remedies for chronic rhinosinusitis

Chronic rhinosinusitis is a condition in which the cavities in the nasal passages or sinuses is inflamed and swollen for at least more ...

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    A chilblain is a skin disorder during winter season which is a mild type of frostbite. It is a painful and itchy inflammation that develops on the han more ...

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    There are two types of snakes – venomous and non-venomous. It is important to remember that venomous snake bites are often life-threatening that requi more ...

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                    Oftentimes, when an emergency situation arises, people often panic and don’t know what to do. Calling for emergency medical services d more ...

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  • Approaching a Victim of an Accident

    Emergency Medical Services consider the first hour after an accident as the “Golden Hour.” The chances of survival and the outcome of the victim great more ...

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  • First Aid for Animal bites

    An animal bite can be very infectious; therefore you should seek medical help, promptly. An animal bite may give rise to rabies if a non-immunized pet more ...

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    Individuals who perform physical activity under extreme sunlight or hot weather may suffer from heat cramps, a heat-related illness that involves the more ...

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  • Sports Medicine Trainer

    The sports medicine team is primarily composed of a physician, paramedics, nurses and trainers. The trainers are the ones who are in direct contact wi more ...

    May 23, 2013
  • Treatment for ganglion cyst in the wrist

    A ganglion cyst is the common lump or mass in the wrist. They are harmless and not cancerous. They can also form in other areas of the body, but they more ...

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  • Dealing with heel pain

    Heel pain a common condition that usually affects the underside or the back area of the heel. It is caused by plantar fasciitis which is pain at the b more ...

    January 30, 2018
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    A shoulder knot develops due to repeated movements such as constant throwing of ball. They cause contractions of muscle fibers and becomes tightened. more ...

    November 24, 2017
  • Treating rhomboid muscle pain

    Rhomboid muscle pain is pain felt between the shoulder blade and spine in the upper back. It is caused by straining, stretching or tearing of the rhom more ...

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  • How to treat carpal tunnel syndrome

    Carpal tunnel syndrome is caused by nerve compression within the tunnel with carpal bones and transverse carpal ligament. It causes numbness, pain, ti more ...

    November 21, 2017
  • Important Warning Signs of a Heart Attack

    Never Ignore These Heart Attack Facts According to the website of Government of Canada, 1.37 million Canadians suffer from heart attack annually and 4 more ...

    August 23, 2014
  • Understanding the Meaning of Chain of Survival

    Background to Chain of Survival Increasing the chance of survival of an individual that has gone cardiac arrest is an important goal of treatment. But more ...

    August 23, 2014
  • Mouth to Mouth CPR

    First aid and CPR course and re-certification standards change approximately every 5 years. These changes are recommended through a large statistics a more ...

    April 26, 2012
  • First Aid Course Updates 2012

    All of the major providers that offer basic first aid courses change the course curriculum approximately every 5 years. In 2011, all of the major prov more ...

    April 26, 2012
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