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First aid and safety

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6 Ways to Weather a Natural Disaster
You can't stop them, but you might be able to plan for them.

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How to Do Hands-Only CPR on an Adult
CPR or cardiopulmonary resuscitation can save a person's life if it is performed in the first few mi...

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Ouch, What Bit Me? 10 Common Bug Bites
While some bites and stings are harmless, others could send you to the emergency room.

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Home Remedies That Can Land You in the ER
Skip these DIY treatments—and see a medical professional, for goodness sake. 

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Bug Bite Symptoms You Should Never Ignore
With backyard barbeques, picnics, and summer hikes come...

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4 Ways to Protect Yourself During a Flood
Since Hurrican Ian made landfall on September 29, nearl...

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How Dangerous Are Chemicals in Your Food?
Are you worried about chemicals in hot dogs and plastic...

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E. coli Outbreak Linked to Romaine Lettuce (Again)
Another nationwide outbreak of E. coli infection has prompted recalls of more than 75,000 pounds ...

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This Atlantic Hurricane Season Could Be Bad—Prepare With These Expert Tips
It’s that time again. The Atlantic hurricane season, when storms form in the Atlantic Ocean...
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