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. […]
Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women, taking more lives than all forms of cancer combined. Someone you know and love may be affected – at any age. Heart disease and stroke claim the lives of 1 in 3 women – a third of our mothers, sisters and friends. It’s time to change […]
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 […]
The first minutes after an accident are critical and essential to provide the right care to prevent escalation. Speeding up emergency response can prevent deaths and accelerate recovery dramatically. This is notably true for heart failure, drowning, traumas and respiratory issues. Lifesaving technologies such as an Automated External Defibrillator (AED), medication, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) aids […]
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!
“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?
“Rip currents account for 80% of beach rescues, and can be dangerous or deadly if you don’t know what to do”. Fast Facts Rip currents are powerful, narrow channels of fast-moving water that are prevalent along the East, Gulf, and West coasts of the U.S., as well as along the shores of the Great Lakes. […]