Monthly Archives: July 2017

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Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a long lasting disease that can affect your brain, spinal cord and the optic nerves in your eyes. MS can affect everyone differently MS occurs when your immune system attacks fatty material called Myelin. Myelin wraps around your nerve fibers to protect them. When you lose your Meylin your [...]

By |2017-07-19T17:24:53-04:00July 19th, 2017|AllTuff USA First Aid|1 Comment

Children’s Heat Stress Safety

Children's Heat Stress Safety Facts about heat stress safety for children A child’s body heats up 3-5 times faster than an adult's body Children’s heat stroke deaths have been recorded in every month of every year in all fifty states More than half of heat stroke deaths have occurred when a distracted caregiver forgot a [...]

By |2017-07-10T13:19:41-04:00July 10th, 2017|AllTuff USA First Aid|0 Comments

Quadriceps Strain

Quadriceps Strain The quadriceps consists of four separate parts. Rectus femoris which is located in the middle of the thigh. It covers most of the quadriceps muscles. It originates on the ilium. Vastas Medialis which is located on the medial side of the femur. Vastas Lateralis which is located on the lateral side of the femur. [...]

By |2017-07-05T08:52:59-04:00July 5th, 2017|AllTuff USA First Aid|0 Comments

Herniated Disc

Herniated Disc Herniated Disc - Refers to a problem with one of the rubbery cushions found between the individual bones that make up your spine. The spinal disc is similar to a soft doughnut covered with a tough exterior. When the "jelly-like" soft interior slips out through a crack in the disc wall, it becomes [...]

By |2017-07-03T08:14:47-04:00July 3rd, 2017|AllTuff USA First Aid|0 Comments