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2017-03-12 11:07:21 The Standard : Eve Woman 40 58
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What to do when someone has a seizure

What to do when someone has a seizure
Do:
• Protect them from injury (remove harmful objects from nearby)
• Cushion their head
• Aid breathing by gently placing them in the recovery position once the jerking has stopped
• Stay with the them until they are fully recovered
• Be calmly reassuring

Don't:
• Restrain their movements
• Put anything in their mouth
• Try to move them unless they are in danger
• Give them anything to eat or drink until they are fully recovered
• Attempt to bring them round

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