Home > Medical > First aid > Health tips Health tips All sections in First Aid » About First Aid » Bites and Stings » Breathing Emergencies » Burns » Crime » Drowning » Eye Injuries » FAqs » Head & Spinal Injuries » Health Tips » Heat Emergencies & Hypothermia » Multimedia » First Aid News » Real-life Story » Removing Foreign Objects » Safety First » Shock » Medical Emergencies » Sprains, Fractures and Dislocations » The Basics » Unconsciousness » Wounds & Bleeding Be safe in the water It is estimated that more than one child drowns in South Africa every day. There are things you can do to protect your child from drowning. What to do if someone has a seizure A seizure is an uncontrolled burst of activity in the brain. The essential home first aid kit Every household should have a well-stocked first aid kit. Here's what you should pack into yours. Assess Am I at risk of a stroke? » Join Parenting Forum » Ask CyberDoc » Quiz Would you survive disaster? » How to save a choking child Vinnie Jones' hard and fast hands-only CPR Safe candle burning Romantic dinners, holiday decorations and powercuts all demand the use of candles. But candles can still be dangerous, and are sometimes disregarded as fire hazards. The danger signs of a lesion Exposure to sunlight can increase your risk of developing one or more of the three types of skin cancer. Centrum tip - Sore throat solutions Have a sore throat? Luckily, there are quite a few simple home remedies that can bring relief. What to do when you're sprayed with pepper spray Pepper spray is used in riot control and for personal self-defence. It's a non-lethal chemical agent that can be sprayed into an attacker's face or into the air. Doctor that sore throat away During this time of the year, a sore throat is an extremely common complaint. Centrum tip - Tips to prevent drowning Sadly hundreds of South Africans are victims of drowning each year. In most cases, drowning could have been prevented if simple safety precautions were taken. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors A number of good reasons why saving the tooth is a better option Breakfast like a King Alzheimer’s disease – incurable but preventable Cancer is a word that strikes fear into the hearts of many.