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Personal Trainers Need CPR training

Personal Trainers Require Extensive CPR Training and Knowledge When you choose to pursue a career as a personal trainer, you have chosen to enter the field of exercise science. This is an exciting industry that is full of opportunity and involves…

A Helmet Could Be the Difference Between Life or Death

Helmets Save Lives Just a few weeks ago I was traveling to work and noticed heavy traffic in the northbound lanes. I was trying to determine what the cause of the slow traffic was and quickly realized that an accident had occurred. It did…

Dangers of Drowning

Extremely Dangerous! May Cause Drowning Drowning is much more prevalent than you might expect. The image that you have in your mind surrounding drowning might not be the reality of the situation. In most cases, victims of drowning are not…
CPR Training for Firefighters

When the Rescuer Needs Rescued

CPR For Firefighters There are plenty of cases where CPR is the difference between life and death. There are many classes out there that teach CPR however most of the time CPR is used for bystanders, average citizens that need help but what…

Life Saving Stories From Using CPR

CPR – Life Saving Stories There are more incidences of CPR around the world on a daily basis then most people realize. You do not have to be a first responder to be a hero to someone. Being able to perform CPR can save a life literally. There…

Local Bakersfield Couple Honored for Their Heroic Act of Kindness

Owners of CPR Plus Honored as Hero's On Saturday, the Red Cross Real Hero’s organization recognized Tony and Sharon Mejia. This annual event will honor a real life local hero in the Kern County area who has helped to save a life or that…

Honoring Real Heroes in Our Community

Honoring Real Heroes in Our Community Every year, there are real heroes in our community who go unnoticed. A recent dinner hopes to honor these heroes, who come from all walks of life. This year, the Kern chapter of the American Red Cross will…

Garlic Recipe From Medieval Times Kills MRSA Superbug

MRSA is no joke. It is a superbug that literally refuses to die but it is not the only super bug that has modern medicine stumped. All the known antibiotic treatments are just not working but the answer may be easy enough. Garlic, some stomach…

The Unexpected Technique That Will Help You Perform CPR

Lifesaving Beats: Research Proves That the Right Songs Help People Perform CPR The 1977 hit song “Stayin’ Alive” by The Bee Gee’s, has been a popular medical tool used for training people about the techniques of CPR. The song has a…

If This Baby Can Do It, So Can You! Learn CPR Today!

CPR: You’re Never Too Young to Learn I recently watched a YouTube video of a baby girl practicing CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) on a CPR practice dummy and was inspired by her performance. The girl was still too young to actually walk…