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Are your children in safe hands at nursery?

Are your children in safe hands at nursery?

Mike Dennis
Posted by: Mike Dennis

Date: Tuesday, 09 August 2016. -  
Blog, First Aid, Paediatric

From September 2016 new nursery and pre-school staff will be required to undertake paediatric first aid for the first time, thanks to the new government proposal – ‘Millie’s Mark’.

First aid emergency: How to treat someone who is Choking

First aid emergency: How to treat someone who is Choking

Mike Dennis
Posted by: Mike Dennis

Date: Thursday, 04 August 2016. -  
Blog, First Aid, First Aid Emergencies

How to stop someone from choking

Approximately 16,000 cases of choking are treated in hospital each year in the UK

Choking is something that happens when someone’s airway suddenly gets blocked, either fully or partly, which prevents them from breathing.

First aid emergency: How to provide CPR

First aid emergency: How to provide CPR

Mike Dennis
Posted by: Mike Dennis

Date: Thursday, 04 August 2016. -  
Blog, First Aid, First Aid Emergencies

How to provide CPR to a casualty

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, commonly known as CPR, is an emergency procedure that is used if someone is not breathing properly or if their heart has stopped. The combination of chest compressions and rescue breaths keep blood and oxygen circulating the body.

First aid emergency: How to treat Sprains & Strains

First aid emergency: How to treat Sprains & Strains

Mike Dennis
Posted by: Mike Dennis

Date: Thursday, 04 August 2016. -  
Blog, First Aid, First Aid Emergencies

How to treat with Sprains & Strains


Sprains and strains are very common injuries that affect the body's muscles and ligaments.


When an excessive force is applied to your joints, the ligaments surrounding your joint may be damaged or torn. This results in a sprain.

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