First aide is the first immediate assistance given to a person who is ill,injured,until professional medical help comes. It’s the preventive measures for conditions not to be worsen,it can literally be the difference between life and death. There are minor and non life threatening ailments that first aide can be applied until professional medical help comes.
First Aid Natural Effective Tips
Lavender oil works well on cuts, wounds, dermatitis,eczema, baby’s diaper rash, pimples, insect bites and burns, while lavender or camomile essential oils can be added to a bath to soothe minor sun burns.
Be Infection-Free with Tea Tree Oil , it’s cleansing, antiseptic can be applied directly to the skin in order to help keep minor scrapes and wounds clean, studies has shown that its a more powerful antibiotic than many modern drugs. Keep some handy in your medicine cabinet for day-to–day use.
Bee Stung After-Pain, if stung by a bee carefully grasp and pull out the stinger as fast as you can. The less venom that enters your body, less swelling and less painful the resulting welt will be. Ice the area quickly to reduce swelling and pain.
A Natural Alternative to Antibiotics, is Eucalyptus oil it has been long prized for it’s healing abilities, but recent research studies have shown that it can be even more effective at fighting bacterial infections than some modern antibiotic. It repels insect bites including mosquitoes by rubbing on the skin.
Severe Bleeding Until 911 Ambulance Arrive, use clean gauze or cloth on the wound by applying direct pressure to stop or slow down the blood flow. If cut is on arms and or legs elevate above the heart level to reduce flow blood while still applying pressure so that blood does not escape too much from the body, life is in the blood. Aim is to get the blood to clot until medical help comes.
Assess wound and level of bleeding minor or major. Remember your doing first aid while waiting for an ambulance,your role is not first responder.Less talking don’t be in panic if you must say positive things .let the wounded lay still.
Lean Forward For Nosebleeds, for Nosebleeds, the aged-old remedy has been tilting the head back but studies have shown that it increases the blood flow instead, the head should be tilted slightly forward and pinch the soft part of the nose .When the bleeding stops don’t blow your nose for at least four hours.
Milk For Knocked Out Tooth, teeth have been knocked out maybe in sporting activities, fights, accidents can be successfully replanted up to 24 hours later – but only if it had been stored in whole milk. Drop the tooth or teeth immediately into some cold whole milk and get to the dentist as soon as you possibly can.
Burns, douse minor burns with cold water immediately for at least 10-15 minutes. Cover major burns with clingfilm (plastic wrap), apply cold water or ice over the top and call for professional medical help immediately.
Don’t wait until it’s too late get yourself First Aide Equipped and Ready to be a Lifesaver.
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