First Aid

Supermarket produce manager saved life of customer who dropped unconscious on aisle floor

Rhondda Forman finds it hard to describe how grateful she is for the New Plymouth supermarket manager who gave her husband his life back.

New Zealand News

Mayo Clinic offers first aid assistance via Amazon's Alexa digital assistant

Mayo Clinic, Amazon team up to form a new voice-activated system for dispensing reliable medical advice at home.

Amazon

My Medic's USA-Made 'The Shield' Is The Toughest First Aid Trauma Kit On Earth

If you’re looking for a decent first aid kit, there’s a pretty good chance you can count on something that was designed and used by U.S. law …

Jim Rossman: Load these five emergency apps before the next disaster strikes

In the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, I think it's a good time to recommend some apps for your smartphone that you should have before you …

Ecology

Pour Planning: The 7 Essential Items You Need for Your Emergency Flood Kit

Harvey, Irma, Jose — with all these hurricanes and other natural disasters lately, you’re gonna want to be prepared. That’s why we put together this …

Penske Media Corporation

All-Purpose First Aid Kit: 131-Piece for $11.50 Prime shipped

Amazon is offering the 131-Piece First Aid Only All-purpose First Aid Kit for <b>$11.41</b>. It ships free for Prime members or in orders over $25. And your total will drop to $10.84 if you opt for Subscribe & Save. That’s within $1 off the Amazon all-time low and the best price we can find.<p>This kit goes …

Gear & Gadgets

How to deal with becoming a new parent

Having a baby is one of the most life-changing events that many people will experience. The months before and after the birth are often stressful, …

Babies

3 first aid essentials for mountain bikers - MBR

Fix your friends<p>We look at three useful ways to look after rider in a pickle: the St John’s phone app, a medical kit and a training course.<p>1. …

Mountain Biking

Princess Charlene’s foundation tackles home accidents in and around water

The Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation South Africa marked World First Aid Day 2017 on Saturday by raising awareness around the risks associated …

News (South Africa)

Do you know your first aid?

Do you know what to do if someone burns themselves with hot water at home?<p>What about if your child drinks something poisonous or stops …

Red Cross

Travel first aid kit essentials | Van Life | Mowgli Adventures

First aid kits are often overlooked by travellers, mainly because most minor ailments only occur when you’re surrounded by other people or medical …

Teenage boys jailed after boasting online about unprovoked Wandsworth stabbing

An off-duty fire fighter helped give life-saving first aid to the 15-year-old victim.<p>Two teenagers were jailed for 14 years and five years …

Extremism

Only 10% of Israelis know how to properly administer CPR

The study was aimed at discovering how well the general populace of Israel could respond to a medical emergency that they came across before …

Medicine

MyMedic Shield: Best Trauma Kit Ever?

People often ask me, “What is the best first aid kit?” That depends on what you are doing. If what you are doing is shooting, getting shot at or at …

Self Defense

Mexico’s earthquake reminds you to get prepared—now

San Francisco and the Bay Area are long overdue for another major quake<p>An 8.1 earthquake jolted Mexico last night, the country’s strongest quake in 100 years. The death toll has climbed to 32, a number that could reach higher while search and rescue efforts are underway.<p>Now is the time to get your …

Hacking

How To Get Everything You Need For An Earthquake Kit Off Amazon Prime

To paraphrase the Boy Scouts, it's never a bad idea to be prepared for natural disaster—particularly if you live in Los Angeles, where earthquakes …

Earthquakes

PSA: Do you have an "Emergency Travel Kit" ready to go for your family? Now is the time to plan ahead! - Renés Points

Do you have something like this ready to go?<p>What a sad week this is for Florida and the east coast of the United States. Everyone is scrambling to …

Hacking

This First Aid Kit Teaches Anyone To Become An Emergency Life Saver

A first aid kit complete with an interactive app and instructions will enable bystanders to turn into emergency responders<p>The Mobilize Rescue System …

MotoGP: Rossi released from hospital after surgery

Movistar Yamaha racer Valentino Rossi has been released from hospital only a day after undergoing surgery to pin the tibia that he broke in an enduro …

Valentino Rossi

"Intelligent" first aid kits can help untrained civilians save lives

The Comprehensive Rescue System<p>Emergency management startup Mobilize Rescue Systems has created what experts are calling the “Cadillac of first aid …

Medicine

Don't Sleep Hungry: These Volunteers Takes Your Surplus Food To The Less Fortunate

This Independence Day, RHA undertook an unprecedented project #Mission1Million to serve 1 Million people across India and Pakistan. In this tryst RHA …

The 10 Tips You Must Read Before Your Next Road-Tripping Adventure

<i>I love travelling by road, just today we crossed the border and came from Bulgaria to Greece for some #Greeksummer! Road travelling can be so much</i> …

Camping

First doctor on scene recounts Diana’s fatal crash in Paris

The first doctor on the scene of the fatal car accident involving Diana, Princess of Wales in Paris 20 years ago has said he gave first aid to the …

Princess of Wales

The Cadillac of First Aid Kits Could Turn Civilians into Life-Savers

Earlier this year, Collin Smith came into possession of an "intelligent" first aid kit. When he did, the first thing he did was try to outsmart …

Medicine

Rosemary Pests

Rosemary contains anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties, which means that it is relatively trouble-free plant.<p>However, there are some pests that …

Gardening

How to treat a burn: essential first aid and home treatment tips

People can get burned at any time, in any place – whether there is an accidental fire, you accidentally pour boiling water on yourself or get burned …

Alternative Medicine

Asthma Society warns Kildare schools to have asthma inhaler in their first aid kit

As over 9,100 asthmatic children return to school in Kildare, the Asthma Society has warned that every school should have an asthma inhaler in their …

Medicine

My word: First aid against terrorism

Wherever you are, be among those willing and able to help save lives.<p>I enjoy being described as a pundit, especially with the emphasis on the “pun,” …

Opinion

RED CROSS - Accident prevention and first aid for (...) [Android]

RED CROSS - Accident prevention and first aid for (...) [Android] <br>Appysmarts: apps for 3-4 years<br>Educational app. <br>Original appysmarts score: 88/100</b> …

Red Cross

10 Things To Do Before You Head Into the Wilderness

Before you launch out into the wild, you want to make sure you’ve prepared yourself. Here are ten things to do before you go.<p><b>1. Hatch A Plan</b> Don’t …