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2015-02-27 23:12:44

Wound Care Advantage helps hospitals transition their wound centers to improve patient outcomes and business operations. Sierra Madre, CA (PRWEB) February 26,

2015-02-24 23:20:46

Lifeguard Master introduces new low price lifeguard chairs while keeping the quality high.

2015-02-23 16:29:31

Data from an assessment of more than 6,000 schools provide information about anaphylaxis triggers, response and education in the school setting PITTSBURGH, Feb.

2015-02-20 12:24:20

DUBLIN, Feb .20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets

2015-02-18 23:09:54

When a lifeguard is serving on duty during a chilly day, it can be important to cover up while still being easily identifiable by the public.

2015-02-17 23:11:14

When it comes to serious injuries, lifeguards must be prepared at a moment’s notice.

2015-02-11 23:02:59

Global Energy & Lighting frees Olympic pool of “blind spots”, affording lifeguards improved visibility Boise, ID (PRWEB) February 11, 2015 The

2015-02-11 12:28:02

DUBLIN, Feb .11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/47f8l4/global_cleanroom)

2015-02-10 23:12:58

When out in the sun all day, it is important for a lifeguard to protect her face and ears from the sun.


Latest First aid Reference Libraries

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
2013-04-30 13:21:44

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, commonly known as CPR, is an emergency procedure performed in an effort to preserve brain function and manually pump blood through to the body’s vital organs, until further measures are taken to restore spontaneous circulation. CPR is indicated in cardiac arrest patients, but may also be performed on patients with an unresponsive presentation or those experiencing agonal breaths or severe and prolonged arrhythmias such as bradycardia or tachycardia. The first...

Cold Compression Therapy
2013-03-04 15:59:27

Cold Compression Therapy is used to reduce pain and edema (swelling) for instances such as soft tissue injuries, strains, sprains, or post-surgical therapy. As the name suggests, the therapy includes the application of cold (cryotherapy) but also includes the principles of R.I.C.E. (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation). Cryotherapy, application of cold or ice to the painful area, lowers the metabolic rate of the tissue and prevents further injury to the site from the inflammatory...

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Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.