Tag Archives: injuries

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 […]