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HOW TO SAFELY REMOVE A TICK

HOW TO SAFELY REMOVE A TICK

ASHI and MEDIC First Aid Blog Ticks are blood-feeding parasites that attach firmly to the skin’s surface. They’re usually found in shrubs and tall ...

THE IMPORTANCE OF CPR IN SCHOOLS

THE IMPORTANCE OF CPR IN SCHOOLS

ASHI and MEDIC First Aid Blog High-quality cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and early AED use can make a significant difference in a person’s c...

THE BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO CPR AND AED

THE BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO CPR AND AED

ASHI and MEDIC First Aid Blog Cardiac arrest is a leading cause of death in the United States. It can often happen with little or no warning. This...

WHAT TO DO DURING AN ASTHMA ATTACK

WHAT TO DO DURING AN ASTHMA ATTACK

ASHI and MEDIC First Aid Blog Asthma is a chronic condition that makes breathing difficult, as a result of inflamed or narrowed airways, or tubes ...

EMERGENCY BLEEDING: HOW TO STOP THE BLEED UNTIL HELP ARRIVES

EMERGENCY BLEEDING: HOW TO STOP THE BLEED UNTIL HELP ARRIVES

ASHI and MEDIC First Aid Blog Uncontrolled bleeding is a major cause of preventable death in the United States. In fact, around 40% of deaths from ...

THE IMPORTANCE OF CPR TRAINING FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

THE IMPORTANCE OF CPR TRAINING FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

ASHI and MEDIC First Aid Blog Many students take CPR as a requirement for their workplace. But the truth is you’re more likely to use your CPR trai...

Bystander CPR: What Is It Really Like to Perform CPR?

Bystander CPR: What Is It Really Like to Perform CPR?

ASHI and MEDIC First Aid Blog  CPR, AED and First Aid training is designed to prepare you to respond to a variety of emergency situations. But wha...

HOW TO PERFORM A FIRST AID ASSESSMENT

HOW TO PERFORM A FIRST AID ASSESSMENT

ASHI and MEDIC First Aid Blog If an individual appears to be injured, it’s important to complete an assessment of the scene and the person. This al...

NATIONAL POISON PREVENTION WEEK 2022

NATIONAL POISON PREVENTION WEEK 2022

ASHI and MEDIC First Aid Blog The third full week of March is National Poison Prevention Week (NPPW). This serves as a time to shine a light on the...

AVERT: THE IMPORTANCE OF EMERGENCY BLEEDING TRAINING

AVERT: THE IMPORTANCE OF EMERGENCY BLEEDING TRAINING

ASHI and MEDIC First Aid Blog   Bleeding isn’t always life-threatening. But when severe bleeding occurs, immediate responders can be the difference...

SPRING BREAK SAFETY TIPS

SPRING BREAK SAFETY TIPS

Blog by:  ASHI and MEDIC First Aid  With children out of school during Spring Break, many families take the opportunity to go on vacation. Here ar...

HEART MONTH: CPR AND AED TRAINING MAKES A DIFFERENCE

HEART MONTH: CPR AND AED TRAINING MAKES A DIFFERENCE

ASHI and MEDIC First Aid Blog American Heart Month brings awareness about the importance of heart health. But it’s also a time to celebrate our net...