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Act FAST and Beat Stroke

Act FAST and Beat Stroke

According to the National Stroke Foundation, someone in Australia has a stroke every nine minutes. One in six people will have a stroke in their lifetime, which is a leading cause of disability in adults. In addition, strokes are one of the leading causes of death for both men and women.  Despite these statistics, many …

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Tradies National Health Month 

Tradies National Health Month: August 2022

Tradies National Health Month  This August 2022, CPR First Aid Australia is supporting Tradies National Health Month. The health and safety of the Tradies are indeed significant, which is why we are providing great offers for our Tradies in our affordable First Aid Courses. This Tradies National Health Month (TNHM), Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) encourages …

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what is seizure

What is Seizure

A seizure is a sudden interruption to the brain’s normal function when an abnormal level of the electrical activity of the neurons takes place. Epilepsy is the term given to describe a condition where someone is predisposed to recurrent, unprovoked seizures. However, anyone can have a seizure given the circumstances, not just people with epilepsy. …

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The skin and burns

The Skin and Burns

The skin is a waterproof cover designed to protect the body’s cells from damage, drying out, infection and temperature changes. The Epidermis Layer This is the outermost layer of the skin and is especially thick on the palms of the hands and the soles of the feet There are no blood vessels in the epidermis …

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First Aid Response to Hypothermia

First Aid Response to Hypothermia

Hypothermia is a dangerous condition that can occur in cold environments. Without proper first aid, hypothermia can lead to death. In this blog post, we will provide information on how to respond to hypothermia which is commonly experienced by hikers and people from countries with snow or winter. First, we will provide an overview of …

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