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12 Facts That Can Save Your Life one day
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Published: Aug 10, 2016

These life saving facts could help you or someone else out. They’re basic knowledge everyone should know to save themselves or someone they love.

1. You can perform the Heimlich on yourself

2. If you get stabbed by a sharp object leave it in. Taking it out will cause you to bleed excessively.

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Source: cnn.com

3. People can go three minutes without air, three hours without shelter in extreme weather conditions, three days without water and three weeks without food.

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Source: lisabttc.wordpress.com

4. Adjust your cars side view mirrors so only the outline of your car is seen

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Source: thinkingdriver.com

5. Keep warm in cold temperatures by wearing dry socks.

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Source: favim.com

6. Don’t eat snow for hydration unless you have to

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Source: chemistry.about.com

7. If cooking oil catches fire don’t throw water on it, cover the pot.Water will make the fire spread.

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Source: thisoldhouse.com

8. If you’re caught in a fire stay low to the ground to avoid breathing too much smoke

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Source: sielearning.tafensw.edu.au

9. If a robber sits in your car crash it into a pole, the car will be useless and you will have brought attention to yourself which could save your life

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Source: silive.com

10. If you’re stranded in water your jeans can be made into flotation devices

11. In case of a concussion hold your own or that persons head up high so fluid doesn’t get accumulated in their brain

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12. If you encounter a bear remember “If it’s black fight back, if it’s brown lay down.”

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