If you a Parent and own a smartphone or tablet I suggest you checkout these Apps…..(actually checkout them out anyway , parent or not) ……Wait…I Meant download them…….
FIRST AID AND MEDICAL APPS
Baby and Child First Aid, by the British Red Cross
Learn useful first aid tips, prepare for common emergency scenarios and test your knowledge. The step-by-step section allows you to react quickly in an emergency. Available for iOS and Android.
CPR & CHOKING
This app follows the latest guideline given by the American Heart Association, to give instant information on how to perform CPR and assist those who are choking. Available for iOS and Android.
While this app may not save lives in an emergency, it can help you treat common ailments at home with herbs, spices, fruits and vegetables. Available for Android.
PET FIRST AID
Detailed videos, illustrations and information can help you take care of your cats and dogs. You can also store medical information, such as vaccination due dates. Available for iOS and Android.
POCKET FIRST AID & CPR
The content for this app is provided by the American Heart Association, and gives instructions for adult, child and infant CPR and choking. Plus you can store medical information. Available for iOS and Android.
First Aid for Children If you suspect a child has been poisoned, you can search for the toxin, access do’s and don’ts, and get helpful tips on dealing with bites and stings. An image search tool helps identify unfamiliar plants and mushrooms. Available for iOS and Android.
The app allows you to check symptoms, find information on conditions and treatments, access first aid tips and more. Available for iOS and Android.
Apps for keeping records
ICE : In Case Of Emergency
In case you are in an accident, this app stores essential medical information on your phone. Keep a list of people to call, doctors’ details, allergies, medical conditions and more, so that first respondents to a scene can access vital information. Available for iOS and Android.
MY MEDICAL STORE
Essential medical data, your medical history, appointments and records. You can also keep track of the medical records of the rest of your family. Available for iOS and Android.
Apps to help keep an eye on your family
This family tracker app allows you to see the GPS locations of your family members, on an invite-only map. You can chat with individual group members, or to the whole group. And get alerts when members arrive at their destination. Available for iOS and Android.
Moms and dads are updated on their children’s locations and children can tap a “come-get-me button” if they are in need. Plus parents are alerted when children make new friends on Facebook, or when there are signs of bullying or bad language. Available for iOS and Android.
Stay in touch with family members, locate them, and know when children leave a safe zone or arrive at their destination. Children can also check in with a text message. Available for iOS and Android.