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First Aid: Tips & Advice

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  • What should you do when you’re bitten a snake? Kill/capture the snake? Suck out the venom? Worry about infection? Go to the hospital? This article presents the best advice for dealing with snakebites.

    The Expert's Guide to Snakebites

    The Expert's Guide to Snakebites

    by ChristopherJRex4

  • Homemade heat/ice packs are not only easy to make, they are less expensive and more durable than what you can find in the store. Learn how to make a DIY heat/ice pack here.

    How to Make a Homemade Heat/Ice Pack

    How to Make a Homemade Heat/Ice Pack

    by freefogging1

  • How To Stop a Bleeding Cut Crystal (Crystl) from Bloomington, USA, CC-BY via Wikimedia Commons With the raising of 3 active sons, I've had my fair sure of both minor and major medical problems between them. How to stop bleeding cuts was one thing...

    How to Stop a Bleeding Cut

    How to Stop a Bleeding Cut

    by Dorsi Diaz8

  • Do you know the basic steps to administering first aid? Assessing and caring for an injured person until emergency services arrive can help you to potentially save someone's life!

    Basic First Aid and the DRSABC Code

    Basic First Aid and the DRSABC Code

    by India Arnold4

  • There are many types of common bugs, and many types of bug bites that cause swelling. Waking up with bite marks in the morning is no fun, and knowing what kind of bug you're dealing with can help to eliminate them quickly.

    Bug Bites That Cause Swelling

    Bug Bites That Cause Swelling

    by Benji Mester82