How should you react to a choking?

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When the brain does not receive oxygen for more than four minutes, permanent brain damage can occur and, in the worst case, death. Knowing how to act in the presence of someone who is drowning either due to the obstruction of some food or other element is crucial. First of all, you should know that … Read more

Applying CPR techniques early can save lives

Cómo hacer una RCP básica

The Spanish Society of General and Family Physicians (SEMG) highlights that there are around & nbsp; 30,000 sudden deaths per year outside of hospitals . Of all the cases, 80% occur in the home of those who suffer it. But this situation can be reversed with the action of the people who are present. Knowing … Read more

We collaborate with the Lleida City Council with the educational project “Children saving lives at school”

For the third consecutive year, and together with the Lleida City Council, between the months of October and February we will carry out a free training action “Children saving lives at school” for fourth grade students from different schools in the city of Lleida . Some 260 students from 5 different schools will carry out … Read more

Basic Life Support (BLS)

We will perform the Basic Life Support maneuvers in every patient who is in cardiorespiratory arrest. To make them more effective, we will follow the following sequence of action:   Guarantee the security We will approach the victim ensuring that there are no dangers, such as vehicle traffic, debris, …   Check if the victim … Read more

The Chain of Survival in first aid

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What is a Chain of Survival in first aid? The Chain of Survival refers to a series of steps to follow when faced with a victim who is suffering from a health emergency situation, such as a heart attack or cardiorespiratory arrest. The application of this series of actions is also called Basic Life Support … Read more

Tips for a safe San Juan festival

Unfortunately, firecracker accidents are repeated every year. With a view to the San Juan festival, we tell you the Civil Protection tips for handling firecrackers and an introduction to first aid in the event of an accident. The Interior Department of the Generalitat of Catalonia has posted in its web a series of tips and … Read more

The importance of first aid

We are not aware of the importance of having knowledge of first aid in an emergency situation. Knowing how to react at an unexpected moment can help save lives. First aid is the first actions and sanitary measures carried out by non-expert personnel who will receive an injured or sick person, and who will subsequently … Read more

Training courses at schools

At Neosalus we want to teach the little ones the importance of first aid and for this reason we have devised the courses “Children saving lives at school”. The initiative is carried out to 250 students of 4th grade in 6 educational centers in the city of Lleida and consists of 3-hour courses combining theory … Read more