When a diabetic comes down with the flu or a bad cold, diabetes care often takes a backseat. Who can be bothered to
Insect bites and stings are a fact of life if you spend time outdoors. Fortunately, although they may be painful, they usually aren’t
What’s the best way to treat a cut or scrape? If the cut or scrape is deep and bleeding, apply pressure with a
Be careful not to let a wooden splinter get wet for very long because the moisture will make it swell.
What should I do if my child is bitten by a spider or scorpion? Most spider bites are harmless, causing redness and swelling
Shock can occur after any kind of trauma: a severe allergic reaction, poisoning, heat stroke, burns, or any other severe stress on the
A person with an electrical burn should get immediate medical attention, even if the skin doesn’t seem injured or if the wound does not appear deep. Electrical burns often cause serious injury inside the body that may not be apparent on the skin.
As just about anyone who has chopped vegetables knows, minor cuts are a part of everyday life. Knowing how to care for them
While no one would say it’s all downhill from here (there’s labor after all, as well as the aches and pains of late
Filling your shaker with a low-salt or salt-free alternative can definitely help you cut back on sodium, especially if you’re the type who tends to use the shaker at every meal.