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Burns – Causes, Treatment and Precautions and Tips by rajesh moganti Posted Mon 16 Nov 2009 10:01pm POST DETAILS: Introduction about burns and types, important things related to burns, complications, when to contact the doctor, things to be remembered and its prevention and suggestions.   What are burns? Burns are nothing but damage to the skin caused by fire, electricity, heat, radiation or chemical reactions. What is the first-aid trea ... Read on »
How To Distinguish Between And Treat Minor And Major Burns by Shilah C. Azib Posted Sun 11 Jul 2010 9:04am There are several distinguishing marks to look for when making an identification of a burn in order to identify if it is a minor burn or a major burn. First-degree burns and second-degree burns that are less than the area of your palm are considered to be minor burns. Second-degree burns that are the size of your palm or cover a lar ... Read on »
First Aid for Burns by HealthyKids .. Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 1:49pm ANNOUNCER: Burns! They're a fact of life, and one of the most common accidents around the house. But how you treat them depends upon how seriously the skin is damaged. SCOTT CARUTHERS, FIRST AID EXPERT : So we can clearly see the difference between the first- and second-degree burn here in that the second-degree burn is blistering and has broke ... Read on »
Natural Burn Treatments by Shilah C. Azib Posted Mon 18 Jan 2010 8:40pm Fire has been a part of human life for centuries, and with the use of fire comes the risk of burns. Burns are not to be taken lightly, hence why the lesson that something is “hot” is one of the first lessons that toddlers are taught as they start to explore their world. A serious burn can leave a lifelong scar. However, proper care and ... Read on »
BURN STAGES AND BURN UNIT NURSING by Stephanie S. Jewett Posted Thu 04 Mar 2010 12:00am Mar 04           Burns can be caused by heat, hot liquids, strong chemicals, electricity and radiation.  They are measured by the amount of body surface that has been burned, the burn degree, and their depth or thickness.  Burns are classified in stages as first, second, third or ... Read on »
DJ AM and Travis Barker Burned in Plane Crash by Dr. Tony Y. Medical Doctor Posted Mon 22 Sep 2008 10:25am As you may have already heard, DJ AM and former Blink 182 drummer Travis Barker were severely burned in a plane crash which killed four other people. According to, they both suffered second and third degree burns, Barker to the torso and lower body, and DJ AM to the head and arm. They are currently at the Joseph Still Burn Center in Augu ... Read on »
Burn Information That You Should Know by Shilah C. Azib Posted Fri 27 Aug 2010 12:54pm Burns can happen at anytime at home, work or even at school. They can happen while on vacation or while out working in the yard. Knowing how to recognize the level of a burn and which burns can be treated at home and which ones need immediate medical attention can make a difference to the burned individual’s condition and healing pr ... Read on »
A Perfect Natural Burn Remedy by Shilah C. Azib Posted Mon 25 Jan 2010 9:28pm Burns happen all the time around the house. Maybe you dump your morning cup of coffee in your lap or accidentally touch the stove top while it is on. While minor burns can often be treated with basic first aid tips at home, more serious ones will need medical care. Even minor burns can be uncomfortable to live with. Plus, because of ... Read on »
Hose Water Can Get Hot Enough to Burn by Dr. Patty Khuly Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted Mon 05 Aug 2013 7:00am Dr. Coates is a veterinarian based in the other “Sunshine State” – that's Colorado to the rest of you – where she lives and plays with a varied range of animals. She shares her professional and personal experiences, Monday through Friday, here on petMD's blog, the Fully Vetted. Log in for your daily dose of her insight and wisdom. < Previous P ... Read on »
Hose Water Can Get Hot Enough to Burn by Dr. Patty Khuly Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted Tue 14 Aug 2012 7:00am Here’s a new summertime threat I had never thought of before — dogs being burned after being hosed off with scalding hose water. Ten such cases were recently reported in an article published in Veterinary Dermatology.   All of the affected dogs had second or third degree burns along their backs after being exposed to hot water from a garde ... Read on »