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How volunteering with St John Ambulance helped me on my way to become a paramedic
Jodie Gough, student at the University of West England tells us about how volunteering for St John Ambulance was a stepping stone to study Paramedic Science.
Greenwich student spots dad's mini stroke thanks to St John Ambulance first aid training
Munazah Abid, a student at the University of Greenwich, who is also a volunteer first aider says he spotted her dad was having a mini stroke thanks to her first aid training with St John Ambulance.
5 things I've learned from being part of St John Ambulance for the last 10 years
It's Student Volunteering Week and Abi Davis, Unit Manager at Keele University tells us what she loves about being a student volunteer.
TV GP Dawn Harper stars in new first aid video course produced by Channel Mum and St John Ambulance
We've joined forces with and TV GP Dawn Harper to produce a brand new suite of baby and child first aid videos.
Why you should become a student volunteer
It's Student Volunteering Week and we're celebrating and thanking all of our St John Ambulance student volunteers. Here's Simone Ramacci's story of why he became a student volunteer.
Struck down on National Sickie Day? Make sure you know your first aid
As the nation braces itself for National Sickie Day, we are issuing advice for the most common ailments people phone in sick with.
Dangerous internet craze, the 'salt and ice challenge': How to treat a salt and ice burn
The latest social media craze sees children taking part in the 'salt and ice challenge'.
Heart matters: Daughter saves father's life by performing CPR during sudden cardiac arrest
Jill Warren found her dad lying across the organ peddles in church and ran to give him C PR. This Heart Month read our advice on how you can help if an emergency were to happen.
11 reasons why I'm running the London Marathon
Lucie Vincer from the Digital Communications team here at St John Ambulance is running the Virgin London Marathon for us this year and we couldn't be more proud. Here are 11 reasons why she's lacing up.
New year new you: take part in a challenge event
Forget going to the gym as your New Year’s Resolution. Why not set yourself a challenge of doing something totally out of your comfort zone and raise some lifesaving funds whilst you’re at it?