How to Make a First Aid Kit : Towellettes used in First Aid Kits

And, the next item that I think should be important in a kit is, of course, the toilettes, and the medicated pads. Sometimes it says alcohol pads but deffinately anything that can sterilize a wound, kill off all the bacteria and germs before you apply the ointments, the antiseptic ointments, or the bandage. And in […]

Epilepsy drugs: Seizure Medications: Benzodiazepine, Phenobarbitol, Ethosuximide, Valproate

Help Hippo: Help Support the Hippocratic Oath Our previous tutorials explained seizure classification, and the drugs to treat simple partial and complex partial seizures. Additional seizure drugs can be remembered by: “Barbara Valiantly Sucks Good-Pam” Phenobarbitol helps GABA activation – remember “NO BARB” – means do NOT use phenobarbitol unless you’re desperate, because there tends […]

First Aid Basics : Basic First Aid: Using Rubber Gloves to Treat a Patient

Hi my name is Amy, and we are discussing protecting yourself from providing care to someone who may be bleeding severely and protecting yourself from bodily fluids. You want to treat all blood and body fluids as if they are infected even if you know the individual you are providing care for who may be […]

First Aid Kits and Tips : Treating a Hangnail: First Aid for Minor Injuries

Hi! I’m Tracey Cullers on behalf of In this segment, I’ll show you how to take care of a hangnail. Now a hangnail can seem like a pretty simple thing, but if it becomes red, inflamed and pussy then it quickly becomes more serious. Before it gets to that point, what you want to […]

Healthy Heart: what you should know about medication adherence

[Music] [Applause] [Music] did you know that an estimated two hundred and eighty-five thousand deaths in Europe each year could be prevented if people took their medications as prescribed your doctor prescribes medication to help control your risk factors taking your medication exactly as the doctor prescribed it helps maintain the steady state of control […]