Tuesday, March 6
Great for the Reference Library
The American Red Cross Wilderness and Remote First Aid Emergency Reference Guide is a great resource to have in your home library. It is a straight forward how-to the covers the basics of first aid and situations that may arise when you are out and about on a hiking trip or camping.
The photos make this a very visual learning guide and help enforce the written directions, making it easy for all to use.
The cover a wide spectrum of possibilities, from Altitude Illness to Submersion Incidents, and they also have a Special Situations section offering assistance for everything from emergency childbirth to snow blindness.
And even if you don;t go into labor while hiking in the Smokies, you may need to reference the section on broken bones, snakebites and cuts and scrapes.
PDF - Download the free book here.