Health Tip: Signs That a Head Injury Is Serious
Any head injury should be taken seriously, but certain warning signs indicate that the injury needs immediate medical attention.
The American Academy of Family Physicians says a doctor's evaluation is required if you notice the following:
Health Tip: Protect Your Eyes From Corneal Abrasions
The cornea is the tissue at the front of eye that helps focus light. A corneal abrasion occurs when that tissue is cut or scratched.
The American Academy of Family Physicians offers these suggestions to help prevent a corneal abrasion: