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Almonds anyone?

The other night, I was snacking on almonds when I was sent to a medical aid call involving a 96 year-old woman, who was not breathing. 369 more words


CPR Trauma

I sat through a First Aid/CPR class with fifteen men I work with.  The instructor asked if anyone had used CPR before.

From the back of the room, I slowly slipped my hand up.  1,127 more words


May Day CPR 2018

A day of fun and safety on May Day CPR 2018.

May Day CPR is a yearly event organized by the #EPFD and the Drowning Prevention Coalition of El Paso. 46 more words


Organization holds free workshop on First Aid, CPR in wake of Toronto van attack

Watching news of the deadly van attack in Toronto that killed 10 people and left 16 others injured devastated Aryan Sekhavati and Ashkon Pourheidary, founders of… 510 more words


World Hypertension Day 2018

Today, May 17th 2018, is World Hypertension Day! Founded in 2005, this day is about raising public awareness, encouraging education, and prevention. The theme for 2018 World Hypertension Day is “Know Your Numbers!” Find out more about this day and how you can get involved with the… 312 more words


Top 5 Basic First Aid Tips

Emergency situations can happen anywhere and at any time and tend to occur at the worst moment. Be prepared for anything! Here are just a few very basic and to the point first aid tips that could make the difference you need in an emergency situation. 293 more words

First Aid Training

Red Cross, Premera & Edmonds C.C. team up to train hundreds in Hands-Only CPR

By Nihit Pokhrel

Edited by Nancy Waddell

Hands-only cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is a technique to provide lifesaving assistance in a cardiac emergency — using nothing but a bystander’s own two hands. 306 more words

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