Month: June 2015

Breathing Emergencies

Overview Of Breathing Difficulties Millions of people suffer from asthma or allergies and have problems breathing during an attack. Also, there are millions of individuals who have breathing problems because of pollution in the air. Breathing difficulties also affect individuals who are allergic to certain kinds of medications, nuts, shellfish and insect bites. These individuals …

Breathing Emergencies Read More »

First Aid For An Unconscious Casualty

Overview Of Unconsciousness An unconscious individual is difficult to awaken or can’t be made responsive to his or her environment. Unconsciousness is a result of sickness, injury or emotional shock. Signs And Symptoms There are several levels of unconsciousness. Some are more severe than others. Various levels of unconsciousness include: Short-term. Examples are blacking out and …

First Aid For An Unconscious Casualty Read More »

  • All content is reviewed by a medical professional and / sourced to ensure as much factual accuracy as possible.

  • We have strict sourcing guidelines and only link to reputable websites, academic research institutions and medical articles.

  • If you feel that any of our content is inaccurate, out-of-date, or otherwise questionable, please contact us through our contact us page.

The information posted on this page is for educational purposes only.
If you need medical advice or help with a diagnosis contact a medical professional