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A look over this years’ medical news – highlighting the importance of bleeding control

A look over this years’ medical news – highlighting the importance of bleeding control

As we stand on the threshold of a new year, it’s imperative to reflect upon significant medical news globally and take a moment to remember those who have tragically lost their lives. At the heart of this retrospective lies a critical theme: the paramount...
Stabbing turns fatal in London, UK; TyTek is here to provide life-saving support

Stabbing turns fatal in London, UK; TyTek is here to provide life-saving support

Over in the UK, a man has been arrested on suspicion of murder when a victim in his 20’s was discovered with stab wounds early Saturday morning. The victim was found outside of King’s College Hospital, at 04:55 am and was said to have been driven to hospital by...
Why having bleeding control knowledge is vital to save lives

Why having bleeding control knowledge is vital to save lives

When it comes to a medical emergency, you never know where you are going to be. Whether you’re the first on the scene, in a public space or the workplace – understanding bleeding control is an essential skill that shouldn’t be underestimated to have under your...

Mother of Manchester Arena bombing victim pleas For Bleed Control Kits to be readily available

An impassioned mother of a Manchester Arena bombing victim is calling for the widespread adoption of Stop the Bleed kits, saying they could be the difference between “life or death”, in the event of an attack. Figen Murray, whose son Martyn Hett died at...

How to apply direct pressure

Over the past month in our blog we have been looking at the different ways to save a life in the event of a catastrophic bleed. From applying a tourniquet to packing a wound, each method is effective in stopping a bleed if you find yourself being a zero responder....