Today we talk about the first aid:
Antiseptic agents and alcohol Normal saline Soap Alcohol-based gel or wipes Gauze, compresses , bandages and adhesive bandages Gloves Tweezers and scissors. Drugs for pain and antihistamines.
Lacerations and Cuts
Stop the Bleeding Apply direct pressure Clean the area with water and soap. Apply an antibiotic Put a sterile bandage on the area. Remove bandage after a couple of days
Remove the Stinger Ice the area for the control of the Swelling.
For pain, take an painkiller
For itchiness, take an antihistamine. Keep it clean to revent infection
Immerse in cool water for 10 or 15 minutes Dont apply ice
Cover with sterile or clean cloth
Ice for 20 minutes every hour. Splint an injured finger by taping it to an adjacent finger Wrapping an elastic bandage the articulation Elevate the area Repose Give an NSAID (non steroidal antiinflammatory drug) All the sprains should be evaluated by a doctor. You can have symptoms of a broken
By Jenny Valencia
Remember call 123 if you have severe symptoms