Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Signs & Signals of sudden illness

No description

Albert Dusseault

on 17 March 2011

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Signs & Signals of sudden illness

Signs and Signals
for Sudden Illness There are a lot of common symptoms for sudden illnesses They are: * Changes in consciousness, such as feeling lightheaded, dizzy, or becoming unconscious
* Nausea or vomiting
* Difficulty speaking or slurred speech
* Numbness or weakness
* Loss of vision or blurred vision
* Changes in breathing. The person may have trouble breathing or may not be breathing normally
* Changes in skin color
* Sweating
* Persistent pressure or pain
* Diarrhea
* Seizures
* Paralysis or inability to move
* Severe headache -Specifics- Fainting -
Losing consciousness
Light headedness
Blacking out Diabetes -
Common symptoms listed earlier Seizures -
Blurred vision
Change in concsiousness
Defacation Stroke -
Slurred Speech
Lack of feeling in half the face
Lack of feeling in one arm
Unnatural fatigue
Cold sweat (women)
Pain around the torso Substance abuse -
Behavioral changes not otherwise explained
Sudden mood changes
Restlessness, talkativeness, irritability
Altered consciousness
Slurred speech, poor coordinationMoist or flushed skin
Chills, nausea, vomiting
Dizziness, confusion
Irregular pulse
Irregular breathing
Loss of consciousness Poisoning -
Nausea and vomiting
Chest or abdominal pain
Trouble breathing
Changes in consciousness
Irregular pupil size
Burning or tearing eyes
Abnormal skin color
Burns around the lips, tongue, or on the skin Poisons can be inhaled, absorbed, injected, or swallowed. So be on the watch out for poisonous/venemous animals while outside.
(Snakes, spiders, insects, scorpians, and marine life like: jellyfish, sea anemone, stingrays, and the Portuegese man-of-war)
Full transcript