Author Archives: Jean Alfonso

How To Treat Heatstroke

Arthritis

Overview Heatstroke takes place when the body fails to standardize its own temperature and body warmth persists to increase. It expands steadily and it frequently occurs with individuals who are not acclimatized to hot clammy conditions or individuals that are ill, particularly those with poor health that cause nausea and diarrhea. They are more vulnerable than others in developing heatstroke. These effects coupled with ... Read More »

Understanding Asthma

Overview of Asthma When a person has asthma, their airways become affected. When a person comes into contact with what triggers their asthma, the small tubes that carry the air in and out of their lungs begin to shrink due to this allergen. The lining of the airways starts to swell and a mucus is produced. This makes it difficult to ... Read More »

First Aid For Kids

Overview Knowing first aid prepares anybody for a quick and educated reaction in situations, whether they are tragedies or non-emergencies. Even kids these days can take advantage of first aid training in order to assist them in responding correctly in a variety of situations. Providing basic first aid training for your kids can give them confidence. Basic First Aid By ... Read More »

Assisting Someone With A Seizure

Overview A seizure is an unexpected incident caused by an electrical fault in the brain. With a seizure, an individual has a change in awareness, feeling, or body movements. Signs And Symptoms There are several kinds of seizures. Common types are: A Tonic Clonic Seizure. This is also referred to as a grand mal seizure. A convulsion takes place with this type of seizure. Signs of a ... Read More »

How To Stop Severe Blood Loss

What is Bleeding? Bleeding is the name generally used to define blood loss. It can indicate blood loss within the body (internal bleeding) or blood loss that occurs outside of the body (external bleeding). Blood loss can take place in almost any part of the body. Usually, internal bleeding takes place when blood escapes out through a damaged blood vessel. ... Read More »

Overview Of Food Allergies

Food Allergies A food allergy occurs when the body’s immune system responds abnormally to certain foods. Allergic reactions are generally minor, but they can be quite severe. In young kids, some food allergies include eggs and milk. In adults, vegetables and fruit are the most common for food allergies. Allergies to nuts, including peanuts, are pretty common in both adults and school ... Read More »

First Aid – Eye Injuries

Overview Of Eye Injuries Most eye wounds can be done at home. If you ever get a slight cut on your eyelid, place an antiseptic dressing or cloth to safeguard the area. If you don’t have an antiseptic dressing, use a fresh cloth. Do not use soft cotton dressings around the eye. They might tear apart and get wedged in ... Read More »

How To Avoid Food Poisoning

Rinse Your Hands Rinse your hands carefully with soap and warm water, and dry them before managing food, after touching raw foods – as well as vegetables, eggs, fish and meat – and after touching the garbage can, using the toilet, blowing your nose, or handling pets. Wash Counters Wash counters prior and after preparing food, mainly after they’ve been touched by uncooked meat, ... Read More »

How To Manage Your Asthma

Asthma Triggers Asthma is activated by various things. Another individual’s trigger can be completely different to yours. As such, you have to watch what yours is very closely. Some of the most frequent allergens that result in asthma attacks are mites, cigarette smoke, pollen, and dust. Excessive physical movement and anxiety are also general triggers. Furthermore, other individuals can have ... Read More »

Beating The Effects Of Fatigue

Overview Of Fatigue Has somebody advised that ‘adrenal fatigue’ is the reason you continually feel exhausted? Adrenal fatigue is a fascinating idea, but it is not a recognized medical disorder. There can be several causes why individuals feel exhausted all the time and therefore it is often not straightforward to identify a cause. Overview Of Adrenal Fatigue The description adrenal ... Read More »