When treating a relatively minor burn, the first few minutes are critical. The most tissue damage occurs during the first 20 minutes or so, and for this reason it is important to cool a burn as quickly and gently as possible. 170 more words
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KELOWNA– A group of Okanagan doctors, nurses and Rotary Club volunteers are part of a 21 person, all Canadian team heading to Ethiopia.
As part of Rotoplast Canada, the team will take over a hospital in the community of Bahir Dar for two weeks to perform life changing surgeries on mostly women and children. 173 more words
Aloe Vera increases the recovery process of burns and skin wounds, stimulates the expansion of new healthy skin cells, and limits the body’s output of scar tissue.The species Aloe Barbadensis is usually recommended extensively by naturopaths, Doctors & Specialists around the world. 619 more words
Guest: Dr. Bruce Cairns, John Stackhouse Distinguished Professor of Surgery, UNC School of Medicine; Director, North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center
Topics: North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center history and programs, Bruce’s career and research, state of the science in burn research… 50 more words
HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA.com) — A memorial service was held Sunday for Dr. Richard Grossman, a medical pioneer who revolutionized the treatment of severely-burned patients. He died last month at 81. 141 more words