First Aid and CPR/AED classes are valuable for anyone, but especially parents. Learning these life-saving skills is essential for keeping yourself and your loved ones safe during an emergency.   One of the skills that you will learn during a First Aid class is how to help a victim that is bleeding. Approaching the Victim […]

If an emergency occurs and someone needs mediate medical attention like CPR, the odds are not in their favor. A study from Duke University finds that only 3.5 percent of people each year are properly trained in CPR.   Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, commonly known as CPR, is a lifesaving technique that can be administered to someone […]

An automated external defibrillator (AED) is a portable device that checks a person’s heart rhythm and sends an electric shock to the heart in an attempt to restore a normal rhythm. How The Heart Works Inside the heart there is an electrical system that regulates the rate and rhythm of the heartbeat. An average resting […]