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March 4, 2019

AED: Fact vs. Fiction

Let’s begin this article with some urgent facts about reality in Australia: cardiac arrest is the leading cause of death in the country, and when compared to heart attacks, it […]
February 25, 2019

How Will Your Child Benefit from Learning First Aid?

In April 2016, ABC News broke the story of how a 13-year-old boy based in Arizona, named Nathan Boyer, saved the life of his baseball coach Isaac Wenrlch with quick […]
February 4, 2019

How Will Learning First Aid Improve Your Job Prospects?

Any boosts to Australia’s robust economy will surely be felt in Sydney, the country’s most populous city. That distinction also sees the city teeming with new job applicants every year, […]
June 29, 2017

Australia’s Top Health Bloggers

Welcome to Australia Wide First Aid. Partly an occupational hazard, we spend a fair amount of time on the internet exploring health and wellness topics. We decided to scour the […]
June 28, 2017

Why You Need To Know First Aid This Summer

If one thing’s for certain, it’s this: Brisbane can be positively scorching during the summer. In response, many people in the region head for the water. Whether it’s in the […]
February 24, 2017

Why you should learn CPR

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) is something we teach every day at Australia Wide First Aid. No matter what you do or where you are located, we believe anyone over the age […]
February 3, 2017
Paper Bag for Asthma

Why you should bin the ‘paper bag’ technique in asthma cases

You’ve probably heard of using a paper bag as a First Aid technique. When people hyperventilate, they’re often directed to breathe into a paper bag for a short while. This […]
January 27, 2017
Shark Attack in Australia

In case of a shark attack, know your First Aid

While far less common than movies like Jaws would have us believe, the reality is shark attacks do happen. Most Australians accept the inherent risks of ocean swimming or surfing: […]