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Relieving a Sunburn Curing a Sunburn Reducing Sunburn Pain get Rid of a Sunburn

You enjoyed your holiday: the sea, the pool, outdoor meals. Sadly, now you’re as red as a tomato. Your skin burns and peels. Indeed, you have abused your skin in your time of fun. This is the famous sunburn; Sunburns, which are acute inflammations of the skin, are medical terms that can …

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Step to Lessen Burn Scars

Burns hurt a lot. Thankfully though, our brain has the capacity to lull the pain out and trick us into not remembering the trauma. For minor burns, give it a few hours and some over the counter pain relievers and you wouldn’t even feel the pain. A slight discomfort will …

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First Aid for an Epileptic Fit

Epilepsy can be an extremely debilitating disease, but many epileptics manage to live normal lives and rarely have a fit. Occasionally however an epileptic may find himself or herself in the unfortunate position of having an epileptic fit in a public place with no one around to help him. Epilepsy …

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How to Treat Minor Cuts

Minor cuts are a common injury both amongst children and adults. They usually cause little problem unless they get infected it is therefore important to know how to treat them correctly to avoid infection occurring. Cuts or to give them their proper medical term “lacerations” occur when the skin is …

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Bone Fractures Diagnosis and Treatment

A bone fracture is simply when a bone is broken. Bone fractures are sometimes hard to recognize; others are quite obvious. There are some important things you should know about rendering first aid for a bone fracture. Your first priority is to seek immediate medical help and control any bleeding. …

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What to do if you Bite your Tongue what to do if you Bite your Lip

What to do when you bite your tongue literally! It happens. You’re in a car accident, trip going up the stairs or are bumped too hard during your weekly volleyball game. Then you realize your mouth really hurts and you have a dental problem. This article is to help you …

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How to Heal your Sunburn

Sunburns are often very painful, especially the deeper the burns. They are caused when you spend too much time in the sun’s harmful UV rays and don’t apply enough sunscreen. The sun can also put a person at risk for the development of melanoma, a very serious skin cancer. This …

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Things you can do to help Reduce your Spouses Back Pain

It’s a lousy feeling when you have someone in your life you love and would do anything for, but can’t because it has to do with pain, especially back pain. But the thing is, sometimes there are some things you can do to help them; below are a few suggestions. …

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First Aid Treatment for Electrocution

Electrocution is an accident which can be experienced at any place and this could be at home, in the work place, by the road side…etc. In such event, an electrocuted person is in danger of going into a sudden cardiac and respiratory arrest if the voltage of the current is …

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How to Treat Aching Legs

Treating leg aches can be difficult. They will happen to everyone at some point in their life. You can have some ache and pain in your legs if you sit too long or workout too much. You can also fall and hurt a muscle in your leg. If leg aches …

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