Life Threatening

Performing CPR with a human dummy

How to Perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

This comprehensive guide explains everything you need to know about performing CPR or Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation.

Automated External Portable Defibrillator or AED

The 4 Best Portable Defibrillators and Which to Buy

According to the American Red Cross, improved training and access to Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) could save 50,000 lives each year. Do you know how to use a portable defibrillator?

How Chest Seals/Occlusive Dressings Can Save Your Life

How to Choose a Chest Seal and Occlusive Dressing

Chest seals and occlusive dressings are used to treat deep cuts and puncture wounds in the chest, abdomen, and neck.

What is an Israeli Bandage and How to Use It

How to Use an Israeli Bandage to Stop Bleeding

Israeli bandages are designed to quickly stop bleeding in emergency situations. Learn different ways of applying the Israeli bandage on different parts of the body and more.

CAT Tourniquet vs SOFT T Wide Tourniquet

SOFT T Tourniquet vs CAT Tourniquet

Tourniquets are used to stop uncontrollable bleeding in the arms or legs. If a major artery gets severed you can bleed out in less than a minute, so speed is everything.

Quikclot, Celox, and XGauze to Stop Bleeding

Hemostatic Agents - Quikclot, Celox, and XGauze

Hemostatic agents help control bleeding by speeding up the body's own natural clotting process, learn about the best hemostatic agents available today.