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Snakebites

First Aid, Accidents & Injuries
December 22, 2014

Snakebites: What to do

That slithering, scaly body is enough to give anyone the shivers! For most of us living in the cities, snakes aren't something we see often, but it's still possible to come across one of these reptiles, and when you do - you want to be ready.  South Africa is home to some of the most poisonous snakes. While snakebites aren’t as common as a road accidents, they can be fatal – so, knowing what to do if you’re bitten, could be the difference between life and death. What to do We’d like to say there’s a home-made treatment, but there…
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