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Heal bruises fast by Annie Facebook Posted Sat 31 Aug 2013 9:32am To heal bruises fast a person should snack on pineapple. This tropical fruit contains bromelain, a compound that calms the skin inflammation that happens when you get a bruise. Eat about a cup and a half of pineapple chunks throughout the day and drink water to speed healing. Read on »
How to Stop Bruises from Hurting by Methods of Healing Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Tue 30 Mar 2010 10:51pm Bruises can not only be unattractive, they can also be painful.  Not all pain at the site of a bruise is attributed to the bruise itself; it may be a deeper more serious injury. What Causes a Bruise? A bruise forms when blood vessels under the skin rupture.  Usually we bruise after an injury such as bumping into an object or havi ... Read on »
Do Overweight People Bruise Easier Than Others? by Methods of Healing Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Sun 04 Apr 2010 3:04am Many people bruise more easily than others.  This can be explained by different reasons. Obesity has not been proven to increase the likelihood of bruising more easily than people who are thin however. As we age we bruise more easily because our skin becomes thinner and more fragile partly due to the decrease of fat under the skin to cushion ou ... Read on »
Health Tip: Care for Your Bruise by Medline Plus Posted Wed 15 Dec 2010 7:00am Follow these suggestions to aid healing By Diana Kohnle Wednesday, December 15, 2010 (HealthDay News) -- A bruise forms when a ruptured blood vessel causes blood to pool below the skin. The U.S. National Library of Medicine suggests how to help heal a bruise: Apply an ... Read on »
Time to Play: MYSTERY BRUISE! by Bill S. Health Maven Posted Thu 26 Aug 2010 7:37am Another mystery bruise.  No idea where it comes from.  Was just changing my clothes and I noticed it there on my right ankle.  It only hurts slightly.  But I don’t recall banging my ankle into anything. Ah, Parkinson’s disease!  Alw ... Read on »
Natural Remedies for Bumps, Bruises, Trips and Falls by Carolyn C. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Fri 22 Jun 2012 1:02pm Lately I’ve been feeling like such a klutz!  In the space of 2 weeks I:  bumped my head so badly I almost passed out;  tripped and fell on my right hip, knee and shoulder while trail running; and  banged my shin on my spin bike pedal when my cycling shoe became unclipped (while it was turning rapidly!). I also developed a brief, but aggravating ... Read on »
Instant Home Remedies For Treating Bruises. by baldeepkaur0081 Posted Tue 28 Jun 2011 1:24am It is a skin injury which occurs when the blood vessels are damages and leaves behind a blue or black mark. Home Remedies For Bruises: Apply an ice pack as soon as possible to treat the affected area. Plaster made from fresh comfrey leaves also serves as a home remedy for bruises. Make a paste of peepal tree leaves and jaggery and t ... Read on »
Summer's here - and so are my lupus bruises by Sara G. Patient Expert Posted Wed 13 Jun 2012 8:00am Summer is here, and with summer, comes warmer weather. And with warmer weather, comes shorts, skirts, and the like. And with those guys, come the unveiling of unsightly bruises on my extremities. I wish it weren't so, but I've been bruising easily for years, even before I was diagnosed with lupus. Granted, it's only gotten worse since my diagnosi ... Read on »
Medicine Monday- Bruising, Thumb Sucking and Anemia in Children by Dr. Sheila Cason Medical Doctor Posted Tue 12 Aug 2008 4:22pm Hi Everyone!! Welcome to my first Medicine Monday! This is where each week I post the answers to the questions I have received in the previous week. Some of the questions come from my readers and some from my clinic. Believe it or not I frequently have to admit that I need to do some research and get back to them! Yes doctors look stuff ... Read on »
Total Joint Replacement Educational Series Part 13: Swelling and Bruising After Total Knee and Total Hip Replacement by Dr. Tony DiGioia Medical Doctor Posted Fri 10 Oct 2008 2:12pm ·               You may have swelling and bruising around the knee or hip and down into the lower leg after your total joint replacement. ·               Bruising may last for up to 6-8 weeks.   This is part of the normal healing process. ·               Being on the blood thinner after surgery can contribute to this ... Read on »