Category: Burn Treatment

How to be Fire-Safe and What to Do if You Get Burned

How to be Fire-Safe and What to Do if You Get Burned

More than 450,000 people a year seek emergency medical care for burns. Our adult version of Burn Prevention Week will help you keep your family safe.

How to Play with Knives and Fire and Not Cook Your Goose on Turkey Day

How to Play with Knives and Fire and Not Cook Your Goose on Turkey Day

We know why you guys like the fall holiday season. Besides feasting and football, there are legitimate reasons to play with fire and knives. So here’s what you need to know to prevent and treat burns and cuts.

Know How to Make Family Campouts Fun and Injury-Free

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.

First Aid for Burns: 5 Things You Should Never Do

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. But would you know what to do for a more serious burn?