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Don’t Be Caught Off Guard: EcoFemme Hygiene Kits for Every Environment

In today’s fast-paced world, being prepared for any situation is crucial, especially for menstruating individuals who often face unexpected menstrual emergencies. LFA First Response now offers a new EcoFemme Hygiene Kit for menstruating individuals in places like mines, schools, and workplaces.

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Winter Guide to Sore Throats: Types, Causes, Prevention and Treatments

Winter is approaching, and with it comes an increase in colds and flus circulating in workplaces and the broader community. One particularly common symptom of these illnesses is a sore throat. Understanding the different potential causes of a sore throat can help you manage and mitigate this discomfort more effectively during the colder months.

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What Is A Food Allergy? Promoting Better Awareness This Upcoming Food Allergy Week

Food allergies are a prevalent condition, affecting approximately 5 million Australians, according to the Centre for Food Allergy Research. During the upcoming Food Allergy Week (May 26th to June 1). Understanding what food allergies are, how they differ from food intolerances, and how they can be effectively managed is crucial, not just for the individuals affected but for anyone responsible for their care.

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Skin Cancer Prevention – How Sunscreen Can Save Your Skin

Australia boasts some of the most beautiful outdoor environments in the world, from pristine beaches to expansive outbacks. However, it also has one of the highest rates of skin cancer globally. The Australian sun, while a source of enjoyment and vitamin D, poses significant risks if adequate precautions aren’t taken. Understanding the risks associated with UV exposure and taking proactive measures like using sunscreen are crucial for skin cancer prevention.

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Swim Safety for Schools: The Importance of First Aid in Swimming

Swimming is a valued part of physical education in Australia, not only for its health benefits but also for teaching vital life skills such as swimming proficiency and water safety awareness. This month’s blog aims to explore the critical importance of first aid in swimming, particularly within Australian schools, and highlights the necessity of having the right medical and first aid supplies.

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How Does Medical Waste Affect The Environment? The Move Towards Eco-Friendly Medical Supplies

In the face of an escalating environmental crisis, the healthcare industry is under scrutiny for its role in contributing to global waste and pollution. The production and disposal of medical waste pose significant challenges, not just for the sector but for the planet as a whole. This month’s blog delves into the impact of medical waste on the environment.

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Essential First Aid Supplies for Australian School Camps: What to Bring and Why

School camps in Australia offer students unique opportunities for learning, exploration, and adventure. However, with our diverse landscape, wildlife, and climate, it’s crucial for teachers and decision-makers at schools to prioritise safety and preparedness. This month’s blog aims to provide valuable information and guidance on essential first aid supplies for Australian school camps, ensuring the safety and well-being of students during outdoor excursions.

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Staying Safe and Prepared: Your Ultimate Family Holiday First Aid Kit Guide for Australian Summer Adventures

In this guide, we’ll walk you through what to pack for a family holiday, focusing on essential items for your travel first aid kit, and why choosing LFA First Response for your wholesale medical supplies is a smart choice for peace of mind. Before we dive into the specific items you should include in your family holiday first aid kit, let’s talk about why having one is crucial.

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Defibrillators in WA Schools | Updated 2023/2024 Mandate

In the fast-paced school environment, the safety of students and staff is paramount. A key aspect of school safety is the presence of defibrillators, or Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs), on school premises. On November 15 2023, Department of Education Director General Lisa Rodgers released an official CEO instruction mandating Automated External Defibrillators in all WA public schools by 30 June 2024, effective from 15 November 2023.

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Spreading Awareness About Diabetes Management This World Diabetes Day 2023

World Diabetes Day 2023 falls on the 14th of November, and it is not just another date on the calendar; it’s a day of global significance that calls for awareness, education, and empowerment. Diabetes, a chronic medical condition affecting millions worldwide, deserves our attention and action.

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