Heart Attack. What to do in case of a heart attack. A heart attack may have warning signs. (See below). It can occur without signs, too..Read on
First Aid Precautions and First Aid Steps. When to give first
Drowning is the fourth leading cause of accidental death. Each year, over 4,000 people drown and about one-third of them are children under 14 years of age. It takes very little water for a child to ...
Burns can result from dry heat (fire), moist heat (steam, hot liquids), electricity, chemicals, and radiation (i.e., sunlight). Treatment for burns depends on the depth of the burn (whether it is first, second, or third degree, how much area of the...
Early CPR is an important link in the chain of survival for a victim of sudden ca
Frostbite looks like a serious heat burn, but it's actually body tissue that's frozen and, in severe cases, dead. Most often, frostbite affects the
Chest pain can come from a lot of things. Causes of chest pain that need emergency medical care include: Heart attack, injury such as to the chest wall or lung, collapsed lung, or a blood clot that has traveled to a lung (pulmonary embolism).