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18 Powerful Ways to Treat Burns Naturally–Even the Most Serious

Burns. They hurt when we get them and they hurt even more when they’re healing. We all know that applying cold—be it an insulated packet of frozen peas or cold water—to the area is the first port of call when it comes to treating our injury, but for many of us, that’s where our first aid knowledge stops. 1,731 more words



Our friend’s grandson survived another night.  He is stable and holding his own.  His grandmother arrived safely at the hospital, and they are being really good to her from what she has said.   84 more words


Fireworks Stands Offer Safety Advice To Prevent Injury

ARAPAHOE COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– Some fireworks stands selling fireworks in unincorporated Arapahoe County have posted warnings about the dangers of fireworks as the 4th of July holiday weekend approaches. 311 more words


The Skin Gun—New Line of Defense for Severe Burns

The skin gun may be one of the new inventions to truly revolutionize medicine and has even been referred to as The Skin Gun Hoax… 688 more words


Biohacking First Aid

We have been reading about biohacking today, though it’s been an interest for a while. You may have heard of the people making vegan cheese… 158 more words

Advances in Burn Treatment - Conductive Bandages

 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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Okanagan surgical team bound for Ethiopia

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