Archive | July, 2013

What are some first aid tips for the summer?

by Amy R. Beach, FNP A: For minor cuts and scrapes, first stop the bleeding with gentle pressure. Clean the inside of the wound with clean water, using soap only, around the area. Do not use products containing iodine or hydrogen peroxide. Apply a topical antibiotic ointment, and keep the area covered until a scab […]

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