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Archive for October, 2022

What are the Most Common Side Effects of CPR Everyone Should Know?


Date: October 30th, 2022

Common Side Effects of CPR Everyone Should Know?

CPR is a lifesaving procedure that can be performed on people who are experiencing cardiac arrest or other life-threatening conditions.

Unfortunately, resuscitation can also cause some unpleasant after-effects and injuries. The good news is that the side effects of CPR are temporary and treatable.

In the United States, more than 350,000 people suffer from cardiac arrest each year. According to a study published in the journal Circulation in 2002, CPR causes pain and discomfort in up to 50 percent of patients.

The study also found that this pain and discomfort often results from the compression of the sternum during chest compressions. 

First Aid and CPR Classes for Pets: Everything You Need to Know


Date: October 27th, 2022

First Aid and CPR Classes for Pets

As pet owners, we have a responsibility to keep our pets safe and healthy. The best thing you can do is make sure that your dog or cat has access to emergency care.

While it’s important to prepare for anything, the reality is that emergencies are rare. However, in the event that one does occur, it’s important to know how to react so you don’t cause more harm than good. That’s where CPR first aid training comes in.

In this article, we’ll teach you everything you need to know about first aid and CPR classes for pets.

We’ll also provide answers to some frequently asked questions about these programs so that you can feel confident about enrolling in one when the time comes.

The Details of Oklahoma Bill Which Require Prenatal Centers to Teach Mothers Infant CPR and First Aid


Date: October 23rd, 2022

Oklahoma is one of the few states that do not have a law requiring prenatal centers to teach mothers infant CPR and First aid.

Senator Jessica Garvin filed Senate Bill 1462 to honor a friend who lost her newborn and felt that her daughter would have survived if the prenatal centers knew what to do.

The pals thought it over as a duo and decided new legislation would change the narrative for other mothers.

About Senate Bill 1462

Types of First Aid Shocks (Their Symptoms and How to Treat Them)


Date: October 19th, 2022

Types of First Aid Shocks and How to Treat Them

When a person experiences a shock, it can be very serious. The two main types of shocks are anaphylactic and cardiogenic.

Anaphylactic shock is also known as anaphylaxis and can occur after an allergic reaction to something such as food or medication. Cardiogenic shock is another life-threatening condition that occurs when the heart isn’t pumping enough blood to maintain normal circulation.

But that’s not all; there’s much more to learn about shocks. This post discuss all the types of first aid shocks, their symptoms and how to treat them.

Rescue Breathing vs CPR: Everything You Need to Know


Date: October 15th, 2022

Rescue breathing vs CPR

If you ever find yourself in the position to help someone who’s stopped breathing, knowing the difference between rescue breathing and CPR can mean the difference between life and death. So what exactly are the differences?

When should you choose one over the other? And most importantly, how do you know if the person you’re trying to help needs one or both of these life-saving procedures?

Here’s everything to learn about rescue breathing vs CPR.

How to Start a CPR and First Aid Business?


Date: October 11th, 2022

How to Start CPR and First Aid Business

A CPR and first aid business is a good option if you have a passion for helping people. If you are looking for a business that can earn you money while helping others, then this is it.

The best way to start a business is by choosing a niche that you are passionate about– something that already interests you. If you enjoy working with people, then this is the type of business for you.

If you’re wondering how to start CPR and First Aid business, you’re in the right place. This is your one-stop guide to everything you need to know about launching a CPR and First Aid startup.

How Can You Perform CPR on Someone Who’s Unresponsive and Not Breathing?


Date: October 7th, 2022

Steps to Perform CPR to Unresponsive Person

A sudden medical emergency can leave you feeling powerless and afraid. But there are steps you can take to help a person who has suffered a sudden injury or is in danger of succumbing to an illness.

If you see someone who is unresponsive and not breathing, the first thing you should do is call 911. Then, if you’re trained in CPR, begin chest compressions to help keep blood flowing to the brain.

This post discusses how to tell if a victim is unconscious and the steps to perform CPR to unresponsive person.

First Aid for Drug Overdose: What You Need to Know


Date: October 3rd, 2022

CPR and First Aid for Drug overdose: What You Need to Know

Drug overdose can happen to anyone, even the most careful and responsible people.

According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, drug overdoses are the leading cause of accidental death in the United States, taking more lives than car accidents and gun violence combined.

To avoid these deaths, it’s important to understand how to recognize an overdose when it occurs and what you can do to save your friend or family member’s life until emergency services arrive.

This post discusses drug overdose, its causes, symptoms, and CPR and first aid for drug overdose.