Benefits of dressing and bandaging wounds
A wound is a kind of injury that occurs quickly in which the victim’s skin is cut, torn, or punctured and increases the victim’s risk of contracting infections.
Dressing a wound prevents it from coming into contact with contaminants and infections. These contaminants and germs tend to enter the body through the open wound.
How to manage bleeding and infection is another core skill you should know something about as a serious survival expert. None start as an expert, but after this article, you will have more knowledge. Another step in the correct direction.
What is first aid?
First aid is the essential and preparatory care administered on an injured person to lower the chances of permanent damage. It is given to ward-off the time between the injury and the administration of proper medical care.