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2015-01-15 12:25:50

LONDON, Jan. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2015-01-14 23:11:56

When a lifeguard is on duty, it can be difficult to keep key essentials on hand.

2015-01-13 23:11:03

With lifeguards having to handle difficult injuries until health professionals arrive, lifeguards play a key and crucial role in preserving the health of a victim after an incident occurs.

2015-01-13 08:26:04

PORTLAND, Oregon, January 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new report by Allied Market Research entitled, "Global Cleanroom Disposable Gloves Market (Product Typesand

2014-12-23 08:23:30

LONDON, Dec. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wound management is a highly complex and delicate process that involves tissue repair and other cellular processes which heals a wound.

2014-12-17 23:09:15

When it comes to a lifeguard uniform for men, lifeguard swimsuits are essential for lifeguard visibility.

2014-12-11 12:26:51

TAMPA, Fla., Dec.

2014-12-10 23:09:58

ByzMed LLC announced today that they have developed one of the first homeopathic approaches to nosebleeds, which is a problem for many around the holidays, unfortunately it also happens to be

2014-12-09 23:10:35

The need to perform CPR can strike at any moment to anyone, which is why it is important to be prepared especially for emergency first responders.


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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