First aid – assistance given to any person suffering a sudden illness or injury, with care provided to preserve life, prevent the condition from worsening, and/or promote recovery.

Category : First aid

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Health Tip: Choking First Aid

https://is.gd/XvobST(HealthDay News) -- Thousands of Americans die each year from choking. The American Red Cross describes first aid to help prevent this type of death:Give five back blows. To do so, bend the person forward at the waist and give fiv...

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Why protesting makes me uncomfortable

A protest, like this climate change protest in Vancouver on Oct. 7, 2019, is a perfect storm of social awkwardness. Rafal Gerszak/The Globe and Mail Linda Besner’s most recent book is Feel Happier in Nine Seconds. If the protest sign can be consi...

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Kingsley: Teachers learn new strategies

Monday mornings get a bad rap, and they get even worse when national headlines such as “UN Meeting Reveals a World in a Really Bad Mood” flood our minds. Negative headlines such as this set the tone for the entire day, and if you are like...

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Firstaid Instagram posts

Here’s a practical HOLISTIC FIRST-AID KIT you can create for home use. Large plastic multi level make-up containers or fishing tackle boxes make useful storage. This is a great starter kit – what would you add and why? •Essen...