Injuries: What You Don’t Know Will Hurt You

The term “injury” is very general. It can mean a twisted ankle or it can be a burn that covers a large percentage of the body. An injury can be caused by slipping on the street, or by being in a car accident. This guide will touch upon some of the most common injuries and lead you to places on the Web where you can learn about them and find the steps you should take to treat these injuries.

Sprains and Strains

Sprains and strains are not the same thing. A sprain happens when a ligament (the tissue that ... read more »

Fractures and Broken Bones

Fractures are technically broken bones, although they are often thought to be less serious. ... read more »


The American Burn Association states that about 1.1 billion Americans per year require medical ... read more »

Other Injuries

Unfortunately, the world of injuries is not limited to those found above. This section will show ... read more »

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