Archive | November, 2013

Treatment and Management of Pubic Lice

Pubic lice are caused by the species Pthirus pubis, a parasite that requires a suitable host (humans are the only known hosts) to exploit but does not enter the body. These tiny blood-sucking wingless parasites are generally found in the human genitals, thus its names, but can also be found anywhere in the body with […]

CPR courses from American Heart Association

American Heart Association, founded in 1924, has taken initiative and is continuously making efforts in promoting heart care and establishing proper standards for CPR training. One such eventful step towards the motive was organizing CPR courses under its vigilance. The ultimate mission of these courses has been to create public awareness and do research for […]

Interested in saving Lives? Choose an Online CPR Courses

CPR – Cardiopulmonary resuscitation is an emergency procedure that helps the brain work through external pressure or shock until the blood circulation is back to normal. It is very helpful and can save the life of the person experiencing cardiac arrest. In today‚Äôs world where the branches of science have stretched to various departments and […]

First Aid Essentials - Triangle Bandage

Nerve Agents

Nerve agents are the most toxic agents in existence which when used as a chemical weapon can lead to considerable destruction to human health and possibly countless loss of life. Nerve agents such as soman, sarin and organophosphates (pesticides) are among the most lethal chemical agents that are used as weapons because of its toxic […]

First Aid class for Chemical Weapons

Chemical Weapons

Chemical weapons may be used as overt agents in that the effects are more apparent and occur much quicker than those caused by biological weapons of mass destruction. Chemical weapons are readily available and easily accessible which as a result can lead to major mortality and morbidity, causing panic and social disruption. There are many […]