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"Would you be able to defend yourself andyourloved ones if someone were to physically attack you? It’saquestion most of us don’t want to consider, but violenceis,unfortunately, a fact of life. Thankfully, regardless ofstrength,size, or previous training, anyone can learn severaleffectiveself-defense techniques. Here’s how to prepare for andstay safe incommon real-world violent situations. Prevention Is theBestSelf-Defense First, remember that prevention is thebestself-defense. Attackers, whatever their objectives, are lookingforunsuspecting, vulnerable targets. So be sure to followgeneralsafety tips like being aware of your surroundings, onlywalking andparking in well-lit areas, keeping your keys in hand asyouapproach your door or car, varying your route and times oftravel,and other personal security precautions."

App Information Self Defense

  • App Name
    Self Defense
  • Package Name
    com.andromo.dev601172.app702137
  • Updated
    November 30, 2017
  • File Size
    Undefined
  • Requires Android
    Android 4.0 and up
  • Version
    1.0
  • Developer
    Educ Topic Inc
  • Installs
    5 - 10
  • Price
    Free
  • Category
    Sports
  • Developer
  • Google Play Link

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