5 of the Most Common Emergency Situations Involving Children and How to Respond

Falls and Choking are Common Injuries Suffered by Children. Do you know How to Respond? Falls are one the most common emergency situations paramedics see involving children.The effects of falls can range from bleeding and abrasions (which are usually easily managed by a parent with a first aid kit) to sprains/fractures and head injuries. Head […]

The Menace of Medicines in the Home

We tend to associate poisoning with snakes and spiders. But there’s something way more dangerous – and potentially deadly – lurking in the average household cabinet: Medicines. Children are most at risk from accidental poisoning in the home, and those under 5 are in the highest risk category. How do you know if your child […]