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Safety Tips to Keep you Safe in the Heat This Summer

By |May 26th, 2017|

Summer Heat Safety Tips There’s no denying it, summer is an amazing time of year. The earth is in full bloom. The great outdoors calls to us, promising adventure and memories. As we head out to enjoy all that summer sunshine, let’s cover some of the heat hazards that can come into play during our outdoor fun. Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stroke Hot Facts Both heat exhaustion and heat stroke can be life-threatening. The more you are aware of the risks, symptoms, and prevention methods, the better the chance that you can avoid any life-threatening heat issues. Sadly, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an average of 350 people die each year due to the effects of heat. At what temperature should you become more diligent about guarding against heat stroke?  […]

Tips to Keep You Safe at The Pool This Summer

By |May 11th, 2017|

Summertime Swimming Fun Are you ready for summertime fun? My family certainly loves the warm months when we can swim and play outside without bundling up. Before you go to the pool this year, put water safety at the top [...]

My Personal Journey and My Health Challenge to You

By |April 27th, 2017|

Choosing Health Throughout my life, I’ve struggled with being overweight. A never-ending cycle of yo-yo diets and ever-changing weight. I wasn't focused on what my body really needed because I didn't understand what my body needed. In between the episodes [...]

5 Tips for Preventing a Health Crisis, Injury, or Accident

By |April 13th, 2017|

Preventing Injury Did you know accidents in the home rank as the leading location for deaths among children and older adults? Life is unpredictable, and providing competent, life-saving emergency care in those unpredictable moments is the best reason to know [...]

Where to Go to Get Your CPR Recertification Locally

By |March 23rd, 2017|

It's Time to Recert Did you receive your CPR certification about two years ago? If so, then it's time to recert. CPR and First Aid certifications are only good for two years. But don't worry, we have recert events often. [...]

Our Home and Our Community: We Adopted a Piece of Sullivan, MO

By |March 14th, 2017|

Sullivan, MO — Home to Show Me CPR & Personal Safety Did you know Show Me CPR & Personal Safety is located in Sullivan, Missouri? We're outside of town just off of 185 where we are surrounded by the beautiful hills, [...]

A First Aid Guide Every Parent and Child Caregiver Should Read

By |February 23rd, 2017|

Parent Guide to Safety As parent or caregiver to a child or children, you fill a very important role. You're helping to shape the next generation every single day. And while your job may not feel very rewarding when you're [...]

10 Things to Do in Car Accident That Might Help Save Someone’s Life

By |February 9th, 2017|

Car Accidents Imagine that you're driving along a rural road and you notice the driver in the car in front of you begins to drive erratically. Suddenly, you watch helplessly as the car goes off the road and into the [...]

Emergency Preparedness: Building an Emergency Kit and 7 Things That Should Be in It

By |February 1st, 2017|

Be Prepared Emergencies happen. Are you prepared for them? From natural disasters, such as floods and earthquakes, to personal emergencies as in an injury on a camping trip—things don’t always go as planned. Emergencies may be inevitable, but you and [...]

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