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Steps To Treat Food Poisoning

Overview Of Food Poisoning Food poisoning also referred to as food-borne illness take places when you eat foods or drinks that are polluted with germs, microorganisms, parasites or pollutants, which are toxic substances. These toxic elements can pollute foods at any point during its handling or production. It can also pollute foods at home if the foods are not correctly prepared or handled. Causes Of Food P ...

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First Aid For Mouth Or Tooth Injuries

Overview Of Mouth Injuries Injuries sustained to the mouth and teeth can happen from falling on the face or a harsh blow, such as a punch. A blow beneath the jawbone can result in the casualty biting their tongue or lips. Such injuries can be related with excessive bleeding, which can be a hazard to the casualty’s airway. If a tooth is knocked out in an accident or fall, the proper first aid might be able t ...

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Dealing With Diabetes

Overview Of Diabetes Diabetes is a health condition in which there is little or no insulin produced in the pancreas. The outcome is the inability to process carbohydrates, fats, and proteins efficiently. The majority of patients with diabetes cope with their illness well with nutrition and/or insulin. Occasionally sugar levels might drop and the patient requires immediate first aid. This illness is termed h ...

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The Different Types of Eczema

Eczema refers to an umbrella of skin disorders that are characterized by skin inflammation or irritation. Although eczema can affect anyone, it is most common in infants and young children. It cannot spread from one person to another, however, it can be inherited. Eczema is also called dermatitis. Eczema is not considered a medical emergency, although it can cause discomfort to the individual suffering from ...

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How To Avoid And Treat Heat Exhaustion

Overview Of Heat Exhaustion Heat exhaustion is a heat-related illness. This is where loss of liquids takes place. This reduces the flow of blood to the central organs, causing shock. Causes Of Heat Exhaustion Heat exhaustion is a result of extreme heat. It is increased by overexertion, scorching and humid climate. Risk Factors Associated With Heat Exhaustion Poor flow of blood. Recurring illness. People who ...

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How To Control Severe Blood Loss

Overview Blood is transported around the body in three core types of blood vessel: Arteries: Conveys blood under high compression away from the heart. Veins: Conveys blood under low pressure back to the heart. Capillaries: Conveys blood to the person’s tissues and cells; small and low pressures. Injuring an artery or even a vein can lead to severe blood loss if the flow is not controlled. A serious bleed is ...

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