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Babysitting Course: Prevent Shaken Baby Syndrome

Dealing with infants can be challenging and frustrating. And in these moments of frustration, you may unintentionally shake the baby; unfortunately, what seems to be harmless act can lead to Shaken Baby Syndrome. Taking a babysitting course is an excellent way to prepare for this major task and preventing Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS). Babysitting is […]

TULAREMIA

Tularemia is a serious disease of animals and human caused by the bacterium Francisella tularensis and is susceptible in humans, rabbits, hares and rodents. Ticks and deer flies are the primary vectors of tularemia. But it can cause infection through skin contact with infected animals, ingestion of contaminated water, laboratory exposure or inhalation of contaminated […]

A Blow to the Head May Lead to Someone Dead

[heading style=”1″]Canadian First Aid Courses: An article about the importance of first aid training.[/heading] Who could forget the sad story of actress Natasha Richardson who passed away at the age of 45 after a skiing accident? Natasha Richardson was with her husband, fellow actor Liam Neeson, and their two kids when the family decided to […]