First aid

What is First aid?

First aid is the provision of initial care for an illness or injury. It is usually performed to a sick or injured person until definitive medical treatment can be accessed. Some self-limiting illnesses or minor injuries may not require further medical care past the first aid intervention.

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Have you ever performed CPR on a real person? What was the outcome? I performed CPR on my colleague who collapsed in the office. We were from...

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how to stop nosebleed

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by applying pressure

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nosebleeding may have several causes and different treatment approaches may apply. A...

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Hello, my name is xxxx, I have pain in the lower left abdomen , and a purple blood blister the size of a peach below my navel and to the left. It...

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