Tuesday, 15 November 2016

First Aid for Foreign body in the eye

Eyes can get injured, when the foreign body gets into them. The object can be soft or hard. Necessary care should be taken if the object is hard and it is of metal. The object should not be tried to remove if it embedded hard. If it is soften and removable, remove it carefully from the eye.

Monday, 14 November 2016

First Aid for Eye injuries from Corrosive Chemicals

The injury of the eye can be physical or from the chemicals. If the physical element caused the injury and if the element is corroded, it would be dangerous and needs serious medical help. So, if there is any metallic projectiles are come into contact with the eyes, immediate care has to be taken. So, ensure what has caused the eye injury.

Sunday, 13 November 2016

First Aid for Electric Shock

Electric shock could occur when the human being comes into direct contact with the source of the electricity. It causes, there would be sufficient current to be passed through the skin, then through muscles and also through the hair. If the current is small, it can be imperceptible and if there is any larger current is passed through the body, it would not let to leave the electric source. Still more current could cause even damage to the tissues.

Saturday, 12 November 2016

First Aid for Ear Injuries

When a strong hit or impression on the ear is happened, it may cause the ear to get injury. And it can be a minor or major injury. Wrestling is also one of the reasons for these injuries. 

Friday, 11 November 2016

First Aid for Drug Overdose

When the drug is given to the body beyond the recommended levels, drug overdose occurs. This overdose could also be resulted to a serious toxic state or even cause the death.

Thursday, 10 November 2016

First Aid for Drowning

Drowning is an experience of respiratory impairment caused from the immersion of the liquid. When the person gets survived, the drowning would be understood as near drowning. It could cause water inhalation and may lead to unconsciousness. The drowned person has to be continuously taken care after 72 hours. 

Tuesday, 8 November 2016

First Aid for Dislocations

Dislocation is also called as luxation that is occurred from abnormal separation at the junction point, where two or more than two bones are met together. If the dislocation is partial, it is called subluxation. A strong impact or fall can cause this dislocation. The dislocation of the joint could damage the tendons, nerves, muscles and ligaments to damage. It can be caused on any minor or major dislocation and common dislocation is shoulder dislocation.

Monday, 7 November 2016

First Aid for Low Blood Sugar

Low blood sugar is also called as hypotension and it is not a disease, but a physiological condition of the patient. It could sometimes happen as a result of a shock, though there are many other causes. 

Saturday, 5 November 2016

First Aid for Hyperglycemia

High blood sugar is caused from the excessive glucose content in the blood. It is also called as a Hyperglycemia. It happens when the glucose levels becomes higher than 11.1 mmol/l. the symptoms are found only this value reaches 15 to 20. It could be life threatening if not treated immediately. Here under are the symptoms of the high blood sugar and first aid for high blood sugar.

Friday, 4 November 2016

First Aid for Crush Injury

Crush injuries are those injuries caused when any part or parts of the body get crushed under any heavy objects. It needs immediate medical attention and an ambulance has to be called immediately for immediate medical help to minimize the risk. Here under are few first aid preliminary precautions to be taken before further medical aid is provided.

Thursday, 3 November 2016

First Aid for Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a different chronic neurological disorder which is generally characterized by the seizures. In some cases epileptic seizures could happen because of the hypersynchronous neuronal activity in the brain. 

Wednesday, 2 November 2016

First Aid for Convulsions

Convulsions are seen as the body of the human being all of a sudden repeatedly shakes. This shaking would be uncontrolled and is seen it as a special medical condition. Convulsions generally occur with the young children. It happens because of the muscles that contract and relax very rapidly. It is sometimes referred as a seizure. Convulsion first aid is always better to have in handy, here under get the same along with the Convulsions symptoms.

Tuesday, 1 November 2016

First Aid for Concussion

Concussions or concussion in the head are generally caused by the action of striking together and it is also called as a mild brain injury, mild head injury, mild traumatic brain injury or minor head trauma, though concussion is a minor problem. However, it is frequently addressed as the head injury. It may cause different physical, emotional and cognitive symptoms. Here under know more about the concussion symptoms and first aid of head injury.