A tourniquet is a strap of material that is twisted tight above a deep wound to stop bleeding until someone can receive medical treatment.
A butterfly bandage looks like its name. It consists of two wings of adhesive tape with a thin band in the middle.
Some hospitals are turning people away if they do not have a life-and-death emergency. There has never been a better time to learn basic first aid skills.
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Honey has many health benefits, but it also has other uses, particularly in survival scenarios. In this video, SkinnyMedic shares 5 ways raw honey can be used for first aid.
A tourniquet is a crucial medical item that should be in every prepper’s first aid kit. If someone has a major wound, applying pressure might not be enough.
In this video, you’ll learn what medical supplies you need to have on hand in case you or someone you care about gets shot.
Emergency wound care is one of the primary building blocks of survival. Do you know how to treat a sprain, a fracture, an open wound, or a severe burn?
Here are the most common first aid myths and what’s wrong with them. Pass along this valuable information and you may just save a life.