Sometimes, the best way to learn is to test ourselves. It's surprising how little some of us know about CPR, even though this knowledge could save someone's life one day, probably someone we care about. So, here's a little test to see how much you know about giving first aid in case of an emergency.
What has to be put on a minor burn?
During CPR, how many times must you push down into the middle of the chest before you perform mouth-to-mouth?
How many breaths should be given to the person?
True or false? During a heart attack, you should chew on an aspirin pill.
You should hold down someone who's suffering from a seizure. True or false?
When someone is threatening to kill themselves, what should you do?
Persuade them to go to hospital immediately.
While performing the Heimlich maneuver, you must give 5 back blows. True or false?
The first thing you must do when someone is suffering from heat exhaustion is:
Lay them down and elevate their legs.
Move them away from direct sunlight.
Give them some cold water to drink.
Which of these is NOT a sign of hypothermia?
What should you do if a person is suffering from hypothermia?
Apply warm compresses to the center of their body.
Place them in a body of warm water.