January 2018 - Page 2 of 5 - Toronto First Aid

24 January 2018
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Acetone poisoning

24 January 2018, Comments: 0

Acetone is an organic liquid with a characteristic scent. Generally, it is a cleaning solvent, paint thinner and various pharmaceutical and chemical applications. It […]


23 January 2018
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Ammonia poisoning

23 January 2018, Comments: 0

Ammonia is a colorless gas with an overpowering odor that readily mixes with water. It is considered as a versatile chemical that is utilized […]


22 January 2018
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Crush injury

22 January 2018, Comments: 0

A crush injury occurs if a body part is caught or crushed between heavy objects such as a steel girder, boulder or a vehicle. […]


19 January 2018
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Torn meniscus

19 January 2018, Comments: 0

A torn meniscus is a common form of knee joint injury. It occurs once the cartilage that provides cushioning between the femur and tibia […]


18 January 2018
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Chronic shoulder instability

18 January 2018, Comments: 0

Chronic shoulder instability might be caused by traumatic injuries or weakening of the shoulder joint. Once shoulder dislocation occurs, the joint is moved out […]