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do you recognise these signs of drowning?

Can You Recognise The Signs Of Drowning?

Today I was alerted to an important article on how many people are not able to recognise the signs of drowning. While movies portray people thrashing, screaming and calling for help, Dr Francesco A. Pia reports that in real life the signs of drowning are very different. Dr Pia reports on what he calls “The Instinctive […]

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How to do CPR

Do You Know How To Do CPR?

Today I wanted to share this great video of a Sydney bus driver who saved a woman’s life because he knew how to do CPR. Watch in the video how he is totally calm. He walks up, assess what is wrong and starts CPR immediately. These simple, calm actions saved this woman’s life. Do you […]

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dont use egg whites for burns

Using Egg Whites For Burns?

Hey there Guys. Today a friend shared a facebook post that was recommending the use of egg whites for burns. As the story goes… A young man sprinkling his lawn and bushes with pesticides wanted to check the contents of the barrel to see how much pesticide remained in it. He raised the cover and […]

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How To Safe A Life If Choking

Would you know what do to if a friend was choking? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tv6mtaefqT8 Hey there Guys, Not sure if you saw the news article yesterday about a baby whose life was saved in a Sydney McDonalds when she had choked on food. Unsure what to do, the parents had called the ambulance and took the daugher […]

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Learn To Use An Epi-Pen And Save A Life

[pb_vidembed title=”” caption=”” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y5BHoSilOIU” type=”yt” w=”480″ h=”385″] Hey there Guys, Today I wanted to share a video that I have created to help teach people how you can save a life if someone is having a severe allergic reaction. To reinforce the main points of the video: Important Signs Of A Life Threatening Allergic Reaction […]

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When Suicide Hits Home

[pb_vidembed title=”” caption=”” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JqIGmlNhd2U” type=”yt” w=”480″ h=”385″] Hey there Guys, Today I awoke to the sad news that a beautiful man that I had worked with had taken his life. They say in that song that “suicide is painless”, but the fact of the matter is it hurts so deeply that today I can hardly […]

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