April 2, 2015

Asthma- the Science-based vs. alternative treatments

I wanted to focus this post on Asthma-  what the recommendations are in treating it, what alternative treatments there are that claim to help it, and […]
February 24, 2015

Burns

Let’s talk about the first aid management of burns- what is recommended, and works; and what is not recommended, and doesn’t. Firstly, let me tell you […]
August 22, 2014

The Heimlich Manouevre- why don’t we use it?

Firstly, what exactly is the Heimlich Manouevre? Dr. Henry Heimlich, born February 20th,1920 in Delaware, U.S.A, is a retired chest surgeon. He is renowned for inventing […]
July 14, 2014

Drowning Myths and Realities

Myths & Realities Drowning remains one of the leading causes of accidental death in Australia in children aged 5 yrs and under. However in 2012/13 it […]