FIRST AID TIPS
First aid tips and videos
Be ready to
respond to any emergency with these first aid tips from the British
Find out how to treat severe bleeding and nosebleeds.
Burns and scalds
Learn how to treat burns and scalds in three
Watch videos on how to help babies, children
and adults who are choking.
Read tips on how to help people who have
Learn how to help someone who has received an
Would you be able to help if someone was
having a heart attack?
Find out how to resuscitate people who are
unconscious and not breathing.
Read tips on how to help people suffering from
Would you know what to do if you thought
someone had a spinal injury?
Strains and sprains
Find out how easy it is to treat these common
First aid myths
The first aid expert Joe Mulligan debunks some
popular myths about first aid.
First Aid Kits and Equipment
- You need a
first aid kit that has the right type of stock, the right amount
of stock and the highest quality stock to be ready for that
moment when you need it most. Dynacare in Kempton Park offers a
wide range of quality first aid kits and medical equipment. For
more information click
Bad First Aid Tips
- Today, Ann LaBelle admits that
it was a stupid thing to do. But when she jumped off her
boyfriend's motorbike and burnt her inner leg on the tailpipe,
she didn't know how to treat the injury. "It burnt a hole right
through my jeans," she remembers. Her boyfriend's mother
suggested she clean the area and put butter on it.
First Aid Guide from the Mayo
- Learn how to give
aid in emergency situations; more than 50 topics covered.
First Aid Tips for Hikers
- Treatment of sunstroke, snake
bites, wounds, fractures, etc. Click
First Aid Tips for Pet Owners
- First aid is not a substitute
for veterinary care, but it may save your pet's life until you
can get veterinary treatment. Learn how to prepare for pet
medical emergencies, stock a first aid kit for your pets, and
administer basic first aid to dogs, cats and other animals.
Recognising the signs of a
- Sometimes the symptoms of a
stroke are difficult to identify. Unfortunately, this lack of
awareness spells disaster. If the stroke victim does not die
from the stroke, he or she may suffer severe brain damage when
people around them fail to recognize the symptoms of a stroke.
Read and learn!