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First aid can be applied in situations like hypothermia, poisonings and bodily injuries. Learn more about how and when to use first aid.


Should you pee on a jellyfish sting?

Should you pee on a jellyfish sting?

You might have heard that peeing on a jellyfish sting is a good thing to do. But is that accurate? Find out if you should pee on a jellyfish sting. See more »

Think Fast: Test Your CPR Knowledge

Think Fast: Test Your CPR Knowledge

CPR guidelines have changed over the years. Would you know what to do in an emergency? Take this CPR quiz to test your skills. See more »

Brace Yourself

Brace Yourself

Brace yourself for the truth behind a common method for injury prevention in athletics. Learn about the possible risks of using a brace. See more »

Should you use ice or heat to treat an injury?

Should you use ice or heat to treat an injury?

Is ice or heat better for treating injury? Both can have their advantages. Learn how to tell whether to use ice or heat for injury. See more »

Top 10 Items You Should Have in Your Medicine Chest

Top 10 Items You Should Have in Your Medicine Chest

The items in a medicine chest disinfect, soothe and bandage wounds and injuries. Learn the 10 items you must have in your medicine chest. See more »

How to Prevent Cuts From Getting Infected

How to Prevent Cuts From Getting Infected

It is important thoroughly clean your cuts before they become infected and lead to serious complications. Learn how to prevent wound infections. See more »

6 Tips for the Treatment of a Black Eye

6 Tips for the Treatment of a Black Eye

A black eye is a hemorrhage around the eye. Blood underneath the skin shows through as a purplish color. Learn how to treat a black eye. See more »

The Buzz on Insect Stings

The Buzz on Insect Stings

The buzz on insect stings is good information to know for your overall health. Learn more about the buzz on insect stings from Discovery Health. See more »

CPR: What You Need to Know

CPR: What You Need to Know

CPR can save lives, and you don't have to be a doctor to learn how to give CPR. Learn CPR technique with diagrams and step-by-step explanations. See more »

First Aid

First Aid

First aid can be applied in situations like hypothermia, poisonings and bodily injuries. Learn more about how and when to use first aid. See more »