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Every single year over 3,000 people die from choking incidents – most of which are children. What steps can we take to help reduce the risk to our kids? The obvious preventative measure for young children is to make sure there is nothing within reach for your child to choke on! Avoiding toys with small […]

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Minor burns, which usually include first and second degree burns can be treated at home, if they involve only a small part of the body, not larger than a couple of inches. Here’s how: Remove all kinds of jewelry surrounding the wound. Soak the burn area in cool water for a couple of minutes. Don’t […]

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A Cervical Collar or a Neck Brace is an orthopedic collar that can help relieve pain, immobilize and realign the spine in the neck. The Cervical Collar supports the head and spinal cord of a patient after neck injuries and during the healing process. Below are videos demonstrating proper placement procedure for cervical collars. As […]

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When victims suffer from a spinal injury, they need to be moved onto a stretcher without moving the spine or neck in any way so as to avoid further injury. To accomplish this, a technique called called “logrolling” is used. It usually takes three or more trained professionals to preform this maneuver in a safe […]

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There are numerous sunblock and sunscreen lotions to choose from, raging from SPF 15 to SPF 85 or more. So which one should you rub on? Actually, skin professional tend to divide sunscreen lotions into two groups – the ones that are under SPF 50 and the ones that are above. The first category is […]

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