Category: Burn Treatment

Burn Treatment Trauma Care: Things You Need But Didn’t Know You Needed

Trauma Care: Things You Need But Didn’t Know You Needed

Think about some things you didn’t know you needed … or hoped you’d never need … until you do. A fire extinguisher. A clone of your toddler’s stuffed animal; the one that you lost on vacation and she can’t sleep without. A digital assistant, such as Ask Google, Siri or Alexa. Yep, pretty smart thinking …

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Burn Treatment 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.

Burn Treatment 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?