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How can I tell if someone needs CPR?

  • Jun 01, 2017

Your friend collapses at the gym and becomes unconscious! A bunch of people run over, but no one seems to know how to help... Should you begin CPR? These situations can often be scary. To help you remember what to do, it's best to kee ...

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Ouch! You're bleeding! What should you do?

  • May 15, 2017

Scenario: You're in the kitchen chopping vegetables for dinner. As you begin picking up speed, you suddenly feel a searing pain on your hand and notice a red spray of blood pouring onto the counter. You look at your hand and realize you've cut yourself deeply. It looks re ...

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Allergic Reaction! Act fast.

  • May 01, 2017

You and a friend decide to meet up for lunch at the new fusion restaurant that just opened up near work. Things are going well. You're having a great time catching up - and loving the food. Suddenly you notice your friend is looking flushed and rubbing her throat. "What's wrong? ...

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Take a Breath! How to Help During an Asthma Attack

  • Apr 22, 2017

You're jogging through Central Park when you come across a teenager hunched over with obvious difficulty breathing. You stop and approach the teen: What's wrong? you ask. I can't... catch... my breath..., the boy whispers. ...

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What's the number for Poison Control - and why should you care?

  • Apr 01, 2017

There are thousands of things on earth that are poisonous to humans. Some ...

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