Most football injuries are minor, with bruises, strains and sprains ranking high on the list. Effective first aid helps to minimize the effects of injury, and is easy to learn, especially the basics. Not every football team has a doctor present all the time so...

Eastenders tonight 20th February 2015, Nancy Carter was over the body of Dean Wicks. Mick Carter says to her ‘is he dead?’ and Nancy says ‘I don’t know how to tell’ Nancy could have saved Dean’s life, or at least know if he was dead or...

On the 6th May 2014 an article was published in many tabloids, which discussed a culture of complacency and a lack of knowledge in regards to asthma first aid, which is leading to unnecessary deaths among patients with asthma, according to a comprehensive review. The National...

Arteries flow away from the heart (red). Veins flow back toward it (blue). When trying to stop a cut from bleeding, you need to know how to tell the difference between a bleeding vein and a bleeding artery. Basically, arteries spurt. Veins do not. Arteries pump. Veins...

An Automated External Defibrillator (AED) is a portable electronic device that automatically diagnoses the potentially life threatening cardiac arrhythmias. Doctor Claude Beck made and succeeded the first test on a young boy in the late 1940s. When someone goes into cardiac arrest, every minute without CPR...