The Chemistry of Asthma Inhalers

First Aiders often have to assist causalities with their medications, including asthma inhalers. So what exactly is in those ‘puffers’ and how does it help in the event of an asthma attack? NOTE: Each casualty will have different medication in their puffers (drugs/dose/delivery) – Only assist a casualty with a Continue reading

Did you know – First Aid Training Equivalencies

If you take St. John Ambulance Standard First Aid CPC-AED here in Alberta it’s good across the country? The First Aid Committee’s including provincial representatives for each province sat down in 2012 and came to an understanding – allowing Standard First Aid training from one province to be good in Continue reading