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Know How to Make Family Campouts Fun and Injury-Free

It’s spring in Texas and you know what that means: Don’t blink or you’ll miss the fleeting window of weather that’s not too hot, not too cold, but just right for all kinds of outdoor family activities. 796 more words

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First Aid for Burns: 5 Things You Should Never Do

If you’ve ever felt the sting of a hot curling iron or a sizzling barbecue grill, you know how much these relatively minor burns hurt. You probably ran cold water on the singed area or applied some ice—we’ll tell you why that’s not a good idea—and went about your merry way. 690 more words

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Alberta doctors stress oxygen and smoking don't mix

EDMONTON – The raw, red burn scars on Al Pombert’s face are a warning of what can happen to someone who smokes while on oxygen therapy. 511 more words


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