In tough situations, our body often goes into fight or flight mode, and our mind then decides to either face the problem or run away. More often than not, this means we’ll be nervous. However, if we already know what to do before a tough situation comes around, it might help us keep calm.
For that reason, we at buzznod have gathered a few tips and tricks on how to act quickly and remain calm during such situations.
1. Learn how to treat a jellyfish sting.
After this happens, you need to get out of the water as soon as you possibly can. Next, you will need to remove what’s left of the fish with tweezers — it’s likely that you’ll see leftovers of the tentacles on your skin. Afterward, soak the affected area in hot water or take a hot shower for about 20 to 40 minutes.
With less severe stings, follow the treatment by cleaning the sores daily and use icepacks. For severe ones, you might need to go to the hospital so that antivenom can be administered.
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