Your First Aid Kit List for Winter

Safety challenges We tend to think of the winter months as a period of hibernation where we prefer to stay indoors. And while that’s true, we still like to be out and about and with that comes a few safety challenges for you and your family, especially your little ones. So it’s wise to stay […]

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What you can expect to learn in an Online First Aid Course

A parent’s love We are hardwired to protect our young. That goes without saying. However, we often don’t think about what we would do if our little one’s life was on the line. Would you know what to do, depending on the circumstances? It could be hugely beneficial to find out what you can expect […]

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Why doing first aid training with a paramedic makes a difference

Knowing what to do in an emergency situation with your child can be reassuring when you know the basics of first aid. So when it comes to the wellbeing and care of our children, learning from a paramedic who does this every day and has a wealth of knowledge can be even more empowering. They […]

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Snake bite first aid and other nasties in Australia

  Dangerous ground Australia is a country where everyone loves to be outdoors. But we are also a nation which has some of the most venomous snakes in the world. That’s why it pays to know about snake bite first aid and other nasties when it comes to protecting your children and loved ones from […]

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Top 5 Kids Injuries In Summer

Summer is usually the happiest time of year for Australian families. It’s a time when we enjoy extended holidays and sun-soaked Christmas celebrations, long days at the beach and barbecues with friends. However, sunny days spent outside in the backyard or on the sand can mean injuries are more commonplace. We’ve had a look at […]

How to prevent and treat children’s sports injuries

Saturday mornings spent on a football field, or after-school gymnastic or swimming lessons are an important rite of passage in most kids’ childhoods – and for good reason. While we know the health benefits of regular exercise, the ever-present risk of injury can be a dampener for parents. However, there are a few simple things […]

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Treating bites and cuts on your child’s lip or tongue

Any parent who’s cared for a child after an injury to the tongue or lip can testify that it can be a confronting experience for everyone involved. Injuries to the lip and tongue tend to be common, occurring often during playground knocks and falls, through sporting activity, or just general childhood play. They can also […]

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Free DRSABC First Aid Poster

Here’s another potentially lifesaving resource for you and your family – put together by our team of trained paramedics. Click HERE to get your copy of the Dr’s ABC poster for FREE It’s a first aid poster focused on the simple process for handling any emergency situation confidently and calmly. The six step process is […]

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