Archive for the ‘First Aid’ Category

Importance of CPR training

Sunday, May 27th, 2012

Importance of CPR training, CPR trainingCPR training is very important and its need cannot be ignored; it is something every family member or at least one of them should be acquainted to and they should be active in case of an emergency. CPR or Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation is something that needs to be applied on the patient who just went into a cardiac arrest. Research has proved that those given CPR within minutes of cardiac arrests have doubled the chances of survival.

Unfortunately, most of the family members are not even aware of such a thing. This is way better a process than just sitting and panicking. CPR in the form of mouth to mouth breathing and chest compressions provides the necessary oxygen and support that the brain, heart and lungs of the patient needs to keep up till emergency ambulance arrives. This is a smart technique to increase the survival rate of heart attack patients which most people are completely unaware of.

Healing broken bones

Saturday, May 26th, 2012

Tips to heal broken bones, broken bones healing tipsThere are different methods through which you can heal up your broken bones. The healing of a bone depends upon person to person. The different age group of the person requires different treatment. The person who is old needs more attention and care in compare to a person who is young. There are many medications and surgical procedures which are available and will help to fill all the injuries.

The next best thing you can apply on your broken bone is the application of the different oil on the bone. There are many essential oils which are present which help to heal up the bone injuries. When there is swelling and pain on the infected part then you can put helichrysum italicum. Then, for connectivity of the tissues and ligaments you can apply lemongrass oil. There are many other essential oils which you can apply for different purposes. You may take guide from doctor for using the right oil for yourself.

First aid for a heat stoke

Friday, May 25th, 2012

First aid for heat stoke, first aidIf you are suffering from a heat stroke, then the following steps should be taken. Firstly, you should take the victim to an open space where the victim can breathe fresh air. This will make the victim feel relaxed. Then, remove or open the clothes of the victim so that the body temperature of the victim gets lower. You can also wrap the victim under the cold and moist sheet.

You may also take the victim to a room where there is fan or air conditioner. If the victim feels well then you can give cold water to him. The intake of cold water will make the victim feel relaxed. You can also spray water on the victim’s face or can clean the victim’s body with a wet cloth. If then also you think that the victim is not getting well, and then you must immediately take him to the hospital. Thus, following these steps will make the condition of the victim better.