June 2014 - Page 4 of 4 - Toronto First Aid

7 June 2014
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Basics on heat distress

7 June 2014, Comments: 0

It is a known that the body is highly effective and capable in regulating the body temperature. Once the external temperature increases, the body […]


7 June 2014
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What to do when frostbite develops on the hands?

7 June 2014, Comments: 0

Individuals who are exposed to extremely cold temperature are at risk for frostbite. The commonly affected body parts include the toes and fingers. You […]


6 June 2014
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Treating a side stitch

6 June 2014, Comments: 0

A side stitch can be called as a cramp or pain that is experienced by most runners. It can be unpleasant but a side […]


5 June 2014
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Treatment for brush burns

5 June 2014, Comments: 0

A brush burn is basically a form of a first degree burn that is caused by friction. This type of burn is also called […]


2 June 2014
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What is a second degree burn?

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A second degree burn or partial thickness burn affects the epidermis and portion of the dermis. The burn site appears red in color, blistered […]