Archive | May, 2016

Overview on swine flu

The swine flu (H1N1) is a condition that typically affects pigs. It can trigger a respiratory illness and highly contagious but rarely deadly. The virus circulates among pigs throughout the year but quite common during the late fall and winter season. Why are humans at risk for swine flu (H1N1)? Generally, humans do not acquire […]

Proper steps on how to perform CPR

CPR or cardiopulmonary resuscitation is a life-saving technique that everyone should be capable of executing in times of emergencies. Being familiar with the basics is definitely an advantage. Basic steps in CPR Shake and shout Hold the individual by the shoulders and vigorously shake to wake him/her up. In case the individual could not be […]