WiRED International Translates Polio Module into Armenian to Combat Threat of Disease
Recently when polio made a tragic global comeback, Wired International responded by adding a healthcare training module on polio to its Community Health Information e-library. After translating its polio module into Arabic in reaction to the polio outbreak in Syria, WiRED now offers its module in Armenian. Although polio has not surfaced in Armenia, the disease’s eruption in Syria puts its large ethnic population of Armenians at risk. Read more »
New Training Module Release
It has been reported that as many as one-quarter of all deaths from traumatic injury are caused by chest injuries. Often, these are a result of motor vehicle crashes, stabbings and household accidents. See how you should treat chest injuries in our just-released training module on first aid for chest injuries. Knowing what to do on the spot can save a life.
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