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About First Aid Guides

Part of being a parent means dealing with mishaps and illnesses. You can handle some problems at home. Other, more serious situations need the attention of a health care professional.

Our 1-page guides take the guesswork out of what to do. Whether it's a medical emergency or minor injury, here's the first-aid info you need:

  • Allergic Reactions
  • Animal Bites
  • Asthma Flare-Ups
  • Broken Bones
  • Burns
  • Chest Pains
  • Chickenpox
  • Choking
  • Common Cold
  • Constipation
  • Coughing
  • Croup
  • Cuts
  • Dehydration
  • Dental Injuries
  • Diaper Rash
  • Diarrhea
  • Dislocations
  • Earaches
  • Eye Injuries
  • Fainting
  • Falls
  • Febrile Seizures
  • Fever
  • Flu
  • Frostbite
  • Head Injuries
  • Head Lice
  • Headaches
  • Heat Exhaustion and Heatstroke
  • Insect Stings
  • Nosebleeds
  • Pinkeye
  • Poison Ivy/Oak/Sumac
  • Poisoning
  • Rashes
  • Ringworm
  • Seizures
  • Sore Throat
  • Spider Bites
  • Splinters
  • Stiff Neck
  • Stomachaches
  • Strains and Sprains
  • Sunburn
  • Tick Bites
  • Urination Pain
  • Vomiting
  • Warts

Make sure you're prepared for anything by having an emergency contact sheet handy. Post this on the fridge or other easy-to-find location:

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Note: All information is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.

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