First Aid for Burns

Nice campfires can cause horrible burns. Cold water , cold water, cold water….keep applying cold water until no more heat in the burn. Do NOT apply ointments, creams, butter or anything that sticks. The best dressing is clingwrap…only for a short period until you reach medical aid. If the burn is larger than your hand. …

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HEAT STRESS

Summer is nearly here and we need to increase our water intake. You can prevent heat stress. What is Heat Stress? Occurs when the body becomes sightly dehydrated due to the constant loss of water, in perspiration. Replacement of water loss usually promotes a full recovery. If the body becomes seriously dehydrated it can no …

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