Toxic shock syndrome
How shock develops Toxins produced by streptococcus A and Staphylococcus aureus, the most pathogenic species of these microorganisms, cause shock. In general, these bacteria in many live in the environment…

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First aid for food poisoning
Food poisoning (food intoxication) is a nuisance from which no one is immune. That is why you need to be able to recognize it and provide necessary assistance to yourself…

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What not to do with solar and thermal burns
Burns are the most common domestic injuries. Even far from medicine people face them. And of course, there is a whole list of methods that can bring relief to the…

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How to do injections?

There are situations when it is necessary to give an injection to your loved ones or yourself. Therefore, to know how this is done, it is desirable for everyone.

Intramuscular administration of the drug is most common, and it is easy to master the intramuscular injection. The main thing is to overcome your fear and to strictly observe the technique of the procedure.

In some cases, it is required to inject the medication subcutaneously. This can also be learned. But intravenous injections without the appropriate education and training should not be done – it is better to contact a specialist. Continue reading

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