February is American Heart month. There are small changes that we can make that will significantly improve our heart health. Heart disease is the number one killer of men and women in the US. Show your heart some love and start today! Check out the 7 Key Changes to a Healthy Heart: Not Sure where […]
Why are babies vulnerable to choking? Choking is a common cause of injury and death in young children, primarily because their small airways are easily obstructed. It takes time for babies to master the ability to chew and swallow food, and babies might not be able to cough forcefully enough to dislodge an airway obstruction. […]
Did You Know That the Healthcare Sector has More Workplace-related Illnesses & Injuries than Any Other Industry??? OSHA Requirements for Healthcare Facilities: The National Institute of Safety and Health was created in 1970 as a branch of the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention to set workplace standards in the health care sector. The Occupational Safety […]
Is There a Link Between Gum Disease and Heart Disease? Overall the data indicates that chronic gum disease may contribute to the development of heart disease, the nation’s leading cause of death in both men and women. Gum disease is a bacterial infection that can affect your over all health. In heart disease, one theory is […]
Why Go Red? Cardiovascular disease in the U.S. kill approximately one woman every 80 seconds. The good news is that 80 percent of cardiac events may be prevented with education and lifestyle changes. Support Go Red For Women by participating in National Wear Red Day® on Friday, February 2, 2018 and donate to help fund research during American Heart Month. Go […]
Nine Lives CPR is now offering a combination course that includes both CPR and Infection Control for 5 CEUs. This course is designed to satisfy requirements for license renewal by the SC Board of Dentistry. The course is offered ONSITE and can be customized to fit your needs. We will also be offering it at […]
http://s2.quickmeme.com/img/c3/c36f50ca48db638fcbc3661f20a3a22b64903ef571c9ea988fdaa5417f0261ad.jpg Learn the proper techniques of CPR so you can save yourself the embarrassment. Nine Lives CPR training offers a variety of classes to fit your needs. We will even travel to your location! Schedule your training today! Don’t be a Dummy, Get Certified!
When you have a serious health condition, it’s key to have your medication with you along with an easy way to alert your loved ones if you’re having a medical emergency. Health company Aterica developed a smart EpiPen case called the Veta that not only reminds you to take your medication with you every day, but […]
“If CPR is so effective, why don’t more people do it”? CPR Doesn’t Have to Be Perfect to Be Life-Saving The most recent tally by the American Heart Association shows only 40 percent of victims received bystander CPR after their out-of-hospital heart event. Some bystanders may fear getting involved, feel squeamish, or worry they will do […]
The Wonders of Nature! Watch this bird preform CPR on another unresponsive bird and revive him!!! Luckily this bird just updated his certification through Nine Lives CPR and he was prepared. Are you?