First Aid for Heat

First Aid for Heat

First Aid for Heat Injuries As we approach the end of summer I hope we haven’t seen the last of the sun.  This week I thought I would blog about first aid for heat injuries.   Burns The immediate first aid for burns is important.  These are things to do in the...
First Aid for Head Injuries

First Aid for Head Injuries

First Aid for Head Injuries This week’s blog focuses on first aid for head injuries.  You might wonder why the image of a box of eggs?  I’ve used this image because it’s the analogy I use when examining people with a head injury.  Yes, we are...
First Aid for Gardeners

First Aid for Gardeners

8th – 14th August National Allotments Week 2016 This week is National Allotment Week 2016.  Gardening is great for our mental health.  This year the theme is about reaching out to the wider community and being inclusive.  This week also sees International Youth...
National Parks Week 2016

National Parks Week 2016

25th – 31st July is National Parks Week 2016 I’m lucky to live within one of our National Parks.  I decided to use this theme this week to write about some first aid.   Be Prepared Always make sure you’re dressed appropriately and have the necessary...