What to do for someone who is having a seizure

What to do when someone has a seizure

Frankly, seizures can look pretty scary. Convulsions, unconsciousness, confusion, and even screaming are all symptoms of a grand mal seizure. So let’s make them a little less scary by understanding what’s going on and how to help. In this post, we’ll talk about what’s happening in the brain and body during a seizure, possible causes, … Read more

How to respond in an emergency

How to respond in an emergency

In an emergency, it’s normal to react with nervousness and confusion about what to do. The good news is that effective preparation can help you keep your cool and respond well in an emergency. In this post, CPR Plus founder Stacy Graff Baehmann shares her tips on dealing with medical emergencies. This information comes from … Read more

Our response to COVID-19

Our response to COVID-19

Our mission at CPR Plus has always been to provide the best safety training to members of our community. Excellent training means people feel prepared to perform life-saving skills when the time comes. In light of COVID-19, we’re even more committed to that mission. We know this is a difficult and confusing time for everyone, … Read more

Here's how to choose a good CPR trainer

How to choose a good CPR trainer

When shopping for goods and services, you usually have a wide variety of options. That includes CPR, First Aid, and life support training. In these classes, you’re learning how to help sick and injured people — and even how to save their lives. So it’s important to choose your trainer thoughtfully. For instance, when you … Read more