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Leisure centre refuses to let teacher use defibrillator on dying colleague

Posted - 21 Mar 2016

Health and Safety gone mad when leisure centre refuses to let teacher use defibrillator on dying colleague A member of staff working at a leisure centre refuses to let teacher...

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Toddler ‘brought back from the dead’ by CPR

Posted - 16 Mar 2016

Toddler ‘brought back from the dead’ by CPR after falling into an algae-filled pond A toddler who fell into a pond filled with algae in China and drowned was pulled...

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Schoolworker saved the life of a boy who collapsed

Posted - 11 Mar 2016

Christine Kidman, a schoolworker saved the life of a boy who collapsed during football practice a day after she completed a CPR course. A school business manager has been hailed...

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Supermarket staff member saves toddler from choking

Posted - 10 Mar 2016

Supermarket staff member saves toddler from choking Supermarket staff member saves toddler from choking after she got a Smartie stuck in her throat. Lily-Mae Martine from Bromyard, Herefordshire began to...

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All new drivers to learn first aid

Posted - 08 Mar 2016

All new drivers to learn first aid – a good idea? What are your thoughts? Read the below information and make your decision A new Bill is being debated in...

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New App to help in emergencies

Posted - 08 Mar 2016

New App brings Medical Help Fast before Cardiac Arrest In an effort to bring help when it is needed most, a new App to help in emergencies has been introduced....

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Neighbour saves toddler

Posted - 07 Mar 2016

Parents urge others to learn first aid after their neighbour saves toddler who stopped breathing. A couple whose two-year-old son’s life was saved by a neighbour are now determined to...

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Staying Safe in the Snow

Posted - 20 Jan 2016

With the colder weather now setting in, it’s a great time to get out and have those much loved snowball fights. However, the snow can be hazardous and carries its...

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Defibtech's Lifeline AED(R) (automated external defibrillator) was chosen for deployment at the 2006 Winter Olympic Games. Easy to use and portable, Defibtech's Lifeline and ReviveR(TM) AEDs make saving a sudden cardiac arrest victim more possible than ever. Each device "talks" to the user, giving audible instructions on lifesaving defibrillation. The AED's award-winning design makes it easy to operate. Durable and reliable, the AED offers pediatric capability and the market's longest battery life. 1-866-333-4248, sales@defibtech.com, www.defibtech.com (Photo: Business Wire)

Are defibrillators useful?

Posted - 14 Jan 2016

So are defibrillators useful? Sudden Cardiac Arrest is an electrical malfunction of the heart in which the heart stops pumping blood to the body and brain. This is due to...

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How to deal with a nosebleed

Posted - 11 Jan 2016

Nosebleeds are caused by trauma to the outside or inside of the nose. Your nose can bleed after a blow to the face or when you pick it. A nosebleed...

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