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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 […]

Family Safety: How to Care for Injuries Such as Broken Bones at Home or in the Workplace

The word fracture means to become broken. In the true sense of the word, a fracture and a break of a bone are the same things. There are different kinds of fractures that one can sustain but the first aid treatment for each is about the same. The most common place for a fracture is […]