What To Do If Someone Is Having A Diabetic Emergency – First Aid Training – St John Ambulance
05
November

What To Do If Someone Is Having A Diabetic Emergency – First Aid Training – St John Ambulance

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Diabetes is a long-term medical condition, where the body cannot produce enough insulin. Sometimes people who have diabetes may have a diabetic emergency, where their blood sugar level either becomes too high or too low. Both conditions are potentially serious and may need treatment in hospital Hyperglycemia is where the blood sugar levels are quite […]


The Cat in the Hat – Allergies
24
October

The Cat in the Hat – Allergies

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– Where’s the cat? – I don’t know. Good bread. What are you two lookin’ at? Is there a cat in here? I’m gonna… You’re gonna… I have to… Get out of here. See, kids, I told you. Stick with me, it’ll all work out. Oh, no! Little-known fact… cats always land on their tushy. […]


Dr. Mary Sauer | Medication Therapy Management

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Hi I’m Dr. Mary Sauer. I’m a clinical pharmacist at North Memorial Health. So I work with anybody who takes medications whether that’s seasonal or every once in a while or every single day of their lives. Most people that I work with have diabetes, asthma, are transgender and are needing hormone replacements, they’ll have […]


Omega-3 supplements can prevent childhood asthma
13
October

Omega-3 supplements can prevent childhood asthma

By Adem Lewis / in , , /

[Narrator] You probably know somebody who has asthma. You may even have it yourself. It can cause difficulty breathing, chest pain, wheezing, and coughing. In western countries, one in five kids is now diagnosed with asthma before their fifth birthday. That’s more than double the number it used to be. But, what if a simple […]


When should I go to the emergency room for an asthma attack? – Parkland Medical Center
09
October

When should I go to the emergency room for an asthma attack? – Parkland Medical Center

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , /

People with asthma actually know themselves very well. Most of them tried to handle most of their symptoms at home and they have medication that they can usually provide, but if they are unable to control their asthma at home, they should always come to the emergency department.


How to Stop Asthma Attack (Cure Acute Asthma Exacerbation) in 2 Min
09
September

How to Stop Asthma Attack (Cure Acute Asthma Exacerbation) in 2 Min

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

About 200 Russian and Soviet doctors applied this simple breathing exercise on thousands of people with asthma. They found that up to 90% of asthmatics are able to reduce their symptoms, so that they don’t need to use bronchidilators, for example, ventolin or some others, in order to stop asthma attacks. CO2 dilates bronchi and […]


Asthma Symptoms

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Hi, I’m Dr. Melissa Skupin, a board-certified allergist with Family Allergy and Asthma. For most people allergens, smoke, exercise and cold air don’t irritate or inflame their airways; however, all of these can be triggers for people with asthma. Asthma is a chronic lung disease that inflames and narrows the airway to the lungs, and […]



First Aid: Asthma
29
August

First Aid: Asthma

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , /

Now, don’t panic. Come and sit down. Make yourself comfortable. Have you got your inhaler? Don’t worry, I’ll find it. You just take deep, slow breaths. Here we are. There. Now just relax. Okay? That’s right. Now long, slow breaths. That’s right. (Marco’s breathing slows) That’s better. I wonder what brought that on? [MARCO]: I […]


How to Treat an Asthma Attack | First Aid Training
29
August

How to Treat an Asthma Attack | First Aid Training

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

If you’re with someone who’s having an asthma attack, the best thing for you to do is to stay calm and to help them out. Have them sit down. Sitting is the best position for them, rather than lying down. Find their inhaler. Often times they will have it on their person, or nearby. Give […]