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First Aid for acid attacks

First Aid for acid attacks

Posted on 19 Jul, 2017 - No comments yet!

Acid violence has been well documented in parts of India/Bangladesh for many years, however it seems to have become more common here in the UK. This month saw an unprecedented attack when a teen appeared to have gone on an acid rampage and caused serious injuries to a number of people. The Government this week has been set to discuss consequences for those committing these horrific crimes.

So whats the first aid treatment you could offer if caught up in it? Does it matter what liquid you use to cool the burn? This weeks news article will explain all this and more.

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Stop insect bites and stings driving YOU crazy!

Stop insect bites and stings driving YOU crazy!

Posted on 7 Jul, 2017 - No comments yet!

Do you get driven crazy by insect bites and stings? If so, our quick first aid measures may just save you from a Summer of itchy, red, unsightly bumps and swellings. As with all our news articles they are intended to provide information only and not replace medical attention.

If you are concerned about the bite or sting you have received, or believe you may be experiencing a serious allergic reaction please seek help immediately.

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5 Festival first aid treatments

5 Festival first aid treatments

Posted on 26 Jun, 2017 - No comments yet!

Festivals are great fun and its believed a huge 37 million of us will visit one this festival season. Its a perfect excuse to let you hair down, party with friends, enjoy the sun and see your favourite artists. What happens when the fun stops as someone gets taken unwell?

This blog will focus on the 5 festival first aid treatments you may just need. From drug and alcohol poisoning, to dehydration and heat exhaustion, and of course not forgetting those with pre existing medical conditions. Here are the treatment tips you need!

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On your bike! Cycling first aid tips

On your bike! Cycling first aid tips

Posted on 15 Jun, 2017 - No comments yet!

According to Cycling UK  1.5million of us cycle each day, however I wonder how many of…

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