Category Archives: Pesonal Injuruy

Building Your Own Car Emergency Kit

Hopefully, you have supplies stocked in your home in case of an emergency. But did you know that getting stranded in your car is much more likely than being confined to your home for a length of time? For this reason, it is critical that you keep an emergency survival kit for your vehicle. The […]

Child Safety: Choosing the Right Car Seat to Keep Your Child Safe in a Car

Car Seat Types The car seat you buy will depend upon the height, weight and age of your child. Your baby will go through different stages that require different types of car seats. Don’t trade up to the next stage too quickly. It is important to keep your child in a rear-facing car seat for […]

How to Keep Your Teenager Safe: What to Must Know Before Handing over the Car Keys

There are probably all kinds of thoughts going through your mind during this period of parenthood. Your innocent, young child has reached a milestone in life that brings a new freedom they have been dreaming about for the last 15-16 years! Your child’s dependence on you has just been reduced tremendously and we know you […]

Workplace Accidents and How to Prevent Them: Muscle Cramps

One of the most common complaints that riddles physicians involve painful muscle cramps and what to do about them. Likely you’ve gotten your fair share of them too, especially if you’re active and exercise regularly. Sometimes they’re just a vague, achy “charley horse” or tightness, and other times muscle cramps can be a deep, intense, […]

Involved in a Car Accident? Keep This Checklist of What to Do Next

Any of the steps you take right after the accident will most likely reduce the chance of worsening the injuries you might have endured, help to secure a quick settlement with your insurance company, keep you in good terms with the law and it might even save a few lives. However, whenever you find yourself […]

How to Buy the Safest Bike for Your Kids at Your Local Bicycle Shop

Think back to the time when you got your first bicycle. The excitement, the magic, and euphoria you felt at that time was unparalleled. Cruising down the street with the wind in your hair, you suddenly had a peek at the glory and power of unlimited freedom. Yes, kids love bicycles and parents love getting […]

Bike Accidents and How to Avoid Them

A combination of factors means that cyclists are exposed to dangers that most motorists don’t even have to consider. For example, being less visible to drivers and being completely without the protection of a ton of metal means that your average cyclist is pretty likely to be badly injured if they come head to head […]

Dealing with Burns and What to Put or Not to Put on Them

Burns and scalds are common types of injuries that a first aid provider will have to deal with. Because they result in tissue damage and in some cases destruction, they are also one of the most painful, and difficult, injuries to heal. However, with prompt, proper treatment when the injury happens this trauma can be […]

Sprains and Strains – Do You Have a Torn Muscle?

How many times have you limped home after a sporting activity only to be slowed by the pain and swelling? Do you know whether you have a sprain or strain? Strains and sprains are typical problems in busy folks, and typically they will not be serious. No matter the seriousness of the problem, though, it […]

Surgical Errors: Is There Anything Patients Can Do?

Surgical gaffes like amputating the wrong leg make headlines, but we rarely hear of a large number of other mistakes that occur in hospitals on a daily basis. Delays in diagnosis are a big problem, keeping a patient from receiving timely treatment. Incorrectly administered medications are another common medical error, as are the wrong prescriptions […]