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First Aid Questions and Answers – Part 1

A few answers to First Aid questions that you might want to know. Question:Do cuts heal faster under a bandage or when left to “breathe”? Answer:While a cut is still open, a bandage or plaster can help prevent infection. But after a few days, a little air can speed healing.   Question: Are antibiotic ointments really necessary? Answer: Yes and No. Medicines like Neosporin can help healing but you don’t […]

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Child Safety Tip by First Aid By Levande – 1

Child Safety Tip by First Aid By Levande 1. Ensure They Know Names, Numbers And Address: Your child may be small but it is important to teach basic contact details like you and your partner’s name and contact number; they will remember these details. Your child should be able to share your contact number with someone in case of an emergency. Also, knowing where home is and any nearby landmark […]

What Will You Do If You Had A Medical Emergency?

Seeing my son suffer a seizure was the worst experience of my life. An unexpected medical emergency. Luckily, I knew what to do. But foremost, I am a mother and I panicked because I didn’t want to believe what was happening before my eyes. I didn’t expect it.  Luckily, my training took over and I helped him during and after the seizure by doing the right thing. I didn’t wring […]

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