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Handle Fainting Naturally

Fainting is a brief loss of consciousness caused by a decrease in the blood flow to the braing. It can be caused by a number of things from irregular heart beat to seizures to panic attacks, low blood sugar and blood pre....

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First Aid for Pit Viper Snake Bites

These snakes, the rattlesnake, cottonmouth and copperhead are known as the pit vipers and are found in North America. The symptoms of a bite from one of the pit viper snakes usually develop within minutes of the bite if ....

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First Aid for Coral Snake Bites

A snake that likes to chew on its victim, coral snake bites can be deadly. They are often found in the tropical regions of North America and are frequently confused with the non-venomous milk snake as their appearances a....

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First Aid for Black Widow Bites

A black widow spider will deliver a venomous bite if given the chance, with females being much more likely to deliver large amounts of the venom than males. Females are, therefore, considered the most dangerous. They are....

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First Aid for Brown Recluse Spiders

Often found in the southern states in hot, dry and abandoned places, the brown recluse is a dangerous spider whose bites require quick medical attention before they become necrotic or rotting. Bites from these spiders do....

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