- Emergency at midnight?
- No doctor is available??
- Looking for Hospitalization??
WAIT!!!!……….No need to get Panicked! A simple awareness can help you handle such emergency easily and calmly. Want to know how…. Just Read the text below.
As you know, anybody can get into the above situation, anytime. The severe stomach pain, Diarrhea, High fever, Insect Bites, tooth pain, mild burn, mild Injury, etc..any type of emergency can occur to anybody …anytime. And when it happens at odd hours, It becomes very painful for us to handle it. Because all the clinics are closed, and no doctor is usually available for consultation at midnight. And a hospitalization means
– Which hospital should we go to?
– Will the right (disease specific) doctor be available at that time??
– How to take the patient to the hospital as most of the mode of transports are unavailable during the night??
– What if the condition of your loved one is serious and the nearest hospital is also quite far or no transportation available?
– How much will be the cost of hospitalisation?
There are ‘N’ number of questions come to your mind in such situation and you would be surprised to know that in most of the cases, we can avoid hospitalisation by providing primary relief to the patient. Even in cases where the hospitalisation is mandatory, providing primary treatment to our patient will help to a certain extent and that would be only possible if we make it a habit of keeping a First Aid Kit at our home. Yes, Prepare your own First Aid kit at home. Your kit should be simple and compact with enough space to keep medicine and wound supplies separately. Need not to spend a lot of money on fancy First aid kit. Use the re-sealable and water resistant bag for it. Home First Aid kit is usually used for treating these type of minor injuries and diseases:
- Nasal congestion
- Insect bites
- Loose motion
- Mild pain
- Skin problem etc.
Ensure the proper use of all the items kept in First Aid kit. Check the kit quarterly in a year and remove expired medicines. Also, ensure that every adult in the family should know the use of kit because you may be one of the victims.
Some essential medicines, which can be useful in emergency conditions, should always be kept in your first aid kit. We will share with you the tips – the essential medicines that you should keep in your first-Aid kit.