There are two very dangerous posts doing the rounds in Facebook and other social media; one is about a 4th sign of stroke and the other about how to stop a heart attack in yourself. They are complete and utter rubbish. Please do not blindly share, re-post, tweet or in any way keep them going […]
The shortage of Epi-Pens continues with no update from the Epi-Pen company since October last year with the use-by date of some batches of the 0.3mg dosage being extended although none are extended beyond the end of March 2019. It is important to note that this information only applies to Adrenalin Auto-Injectors (AAI) manufactured by […]
Following the recent inquest in to the untimely death of a 21 year old student from Meningitis, it seems appropriate to to provide some information about this nasty illness which it is very easy to misdiagnose even by medical professionals. What is not commonly known by most people is the fact that meningitis normally starts […]
Epi-pen shortage: Some pens can be used after their expiry date but do check first
We often get asked about what a company’s First Aid requirements are. This helpful guide by HSE may well answer your questions.
An light-hearted, but important message about CPR from Carol Smillie