We are confronted on a daily basis with news of stabbings. Our youth are carrying lethal weapons and using them on each other. The mortality rate is high. Catastrophic bleed can lead to death in less than 5 minutes. The USA realised this and Obama in 2015 endorsed a campaign called "Stop the Bleed". It is aimed at teaching the general public how to recognise and stop catastrophic bleeding. I urge all of you to take time to go to their website at
May 23rd is "Stop the bleed day" let's take action against the bloodshed.