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Month: June 2019

First Aid Kits

First Aid Kits

Some Myths Busted I was asked a while ago about the contents of a first aid kit. What can and can’t go in one Well the answer depends on what the kit is for, where it is, who is going to be using it. Let me explain… If we’re talking about the kitchen drawer or...
Death by Powerpoint

Death by Powerpoint

If I walked into a classroom and saw this… …I would probably turn around and walk back out again. This kind of regimental, repetitive teaching might be OK for North Korea but not here at Beyond First Aid. While I agree 100% that first aid is a hands on art that needs...
A Sharp Intake of Breath

A Sharp Intake of Breath

I can’t breathe… feels like something… stuck… throat!I love it when people tell me they can’t breathe. This young guy after his bout, fight, or whatever it’s called when kids do judo, was having problems moving air in and out of his lungs. He was breathing because he...