November 2017 - Toronto First Aid

30 November 2017
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Shingles blisters: How are they treated?

30 November 2017, Comments: 0

Shingles can form in any part of the body. If an individual had chicken pox, the varicella-zoster virus responsible for it is still present […]


29 November 2017
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Infant care: Indications of head trauma

29 November 2017, Comments: 0

Head trauma among infants might be accidental or intentional in nature. Early in life, the head of an infant is very tender due to […]


28 November 2017
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Infected wound: Commonly recommended antibiotics

28 November 2017, Comments: 0

An infected wound is marked by pain and swelling. The presence of bacteria on the tissues prevents wound healing from starting. If the bacteria […]


27 November 2017
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What are the signs of cortical stroke?

27 November 2017, Comments: 0

A cortical stroke occurs once the blood supply to the outside or cortex of the brain is diminished or blocked which leads to brain […]


24 November 2017
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Beta blockers: What are the long-term effects?

24 November 2017, Comments: 0

Beta blockers are drugs given to control high blood pressure with an added benefit of providing protection against heart disease. These drugs work by […]