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1

First Aid Kit

Bandages
Gauze
Scissors
Antibiotic ointment
Topical pain reliever
Thermometer
Ipecac (induce vomiting)
Sharp needle

2

Open Wound

Direct pressure
Bleeding should stop in 15 min

3

Broken bone

Do not attempt to fix!

4

Choking

Heimlich and mouth to mouth
Clear passage physically

5

Burn

Cool/cleanse with water

6

Drowning

4-6 minutes after breathing stops can result in death
mouth to mouth

7

Poison

Call 911 and poison control center

8

Heart Attack

Even if untrained, perform chest compression

9

Breathing Probs

mouth to mouth