Are You Cut Out to Give First Aid?

See if you're prepared to handle a medical emergency

1. You pour yourself a steamy cup of joe and walk into your coworker. Scalding hot coffee spills all over her hand. You...

2. You're waiting in line at the grocery store and the shopper next to you passes out. He's unconscious! You call 911...

3. You're enjoying dinner with your friend and she goes into anaphylactic shock. You get an EpiPen out of her bag and...

4. Ouch, your friend just sliced his finger while cutting an apple in the kitchen. Blood is pouring out! You...

5. The man waiting for the train next to you is jamming to music... wait, no. He's having a seizure! You...

6. You're having a grand time camping with your friends, but one of them suddenly gets bitten by a snake. You...

7. Your work team is having a meeting and out of nowhere your nose starts bleeding. You should...

8. You're having fun dancing with your best friend at home but she danced a bit too hard and sprained her ankle. You...

9. What a nice picnic you're having! It would be perfect if it wasn't for that bee that stung your friend. You need to...

10. Your friend starts choking while eating. You're ready to perform the Heimlich maneuver, but remember that...

Are You Cut Out to Give First Aid?

You got: % Correct. You're A Newbie With Potential

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We can tell you don't know your first aid basics too well — and that's OK! Don't be rough on yourself, nobody expects you to know everything.

We know you have potential though, and really, it doesn't hurt to know what to do in a medical emergency. They can happen at any time and you should be prepared. After all, it's not too difficult to accidentally slice a finger or spill scalding hot coffee on your hand. You won't have time to panic when you're busy helping in these common situations. You'll be a hero and your friends will be so grateful to have you around!

THIS TOOL DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. It is intended for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional medical consultation, diagnosis or treatment.

Are You Cut Out to Give First Aid?

You got: % Correct. You're Still in Training

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Have you been hitting the books? It's obvious that you know a thing or two about basic first aid... but we wouldn't trust you to handle all medical emergencies quite yet. There are a few first aid facts you should brush up on.

You got at least half the questions correct though, so you're doing something right. Just keep at it! Before you know it, you'll be as good as the pros. You'll be able to provide care and comfort in a medical emergency — at least until more medical help arrives. Think CPR, or stopping excessive bleeding. If that sounds like something you want to learn how to do, keep reading.

THIS TOOL DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. It is intended for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional medical consultation, diagnosis or treatment.

Are You Cut Out to Give First Aid?

You got: % Correct. You're As Good as the Pros

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How many lives have you helped save? Don't be humble, you definitely know your first aid facts! Anyone in a medical emergency would be lucky and grateful to have you around.

Hey, maybe you should consider actually going pro. First aid responders know the most helpful life-saving techniques, such as CPR and how to stop excessive bleeding. In the case of a medical emergency, they're the ones that offer care and comfort until more medical help arrives. Sounds like something you can do, since you know so much about first aid! 

THIS TOOL DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. It is intended for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional medical consultation, diagnosis or treatment.

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