Category: Emergency Care

In the emergency section, we publish blog posts on what to do, when to do it and how – if faced with common. serious emergencies.
13/07/2020

Understanding Sickle Cell Anaemia Treatments in 2020

Despite the preventive measures, people with SCA can fall seriously ill.
It is important to note that illness can start from age 4-6 months when levels of the natural foetal haemoglobin, which prevents sickle red cells even in the person with SS genotype begin to drop.

03/10/2019

What is an Allergy??

Allergens are the substance that cause or trigger an allergy reaction.

Sometimes we do not know what causes the reaction.

 But allergens can include: medicines, foods, fibre used in clothing, animals or animal hair, chemicals, dust, grass and tree pollen, cosmetics like makeup, hair dyes or henna, creams or household chemicals like soaps etc.

28/06/2019

Dealing with Children’s Emergency in School

Children emergencies in schools can occur without warning. Sometimes they can’t be prevented.
So, the best way to deal with such emergencies is to anticipate and be prepared, which is one of the core elements now considered in schools.