Bee stings and stinger removal: have we been doing it right?
One common result of outdoor activity is a bee sting. In this post we’ll take a look at the generally accepted recommendations for removal, and what a new study has indicated about possible revisions.
Is CPR performed any differently for victims of drowning?
“Is CPR performed any differently for victims of drowning?” is a question our instructors often hear. For anyone who is unresponsive and isn’t breathing, CPR needs to be started immediately.
When the Weather Outside is Frightful: What Frostbite is and What it Does
Our last blog entry was concerned with hypothermia, and to continue that thread, we'll be looking at frostbite.