Cuts and scrapes are everyday occurrences, and most can be safely treated at home. Knowing how to clean and care for a cut yourself and when to seek a doctor’s care can help reduce infection and speed healing.
Tendonitis is your body's way of telling you, "Enough! You're putting too much stress on this muscle and joint."
Whether it's a twisted ankle, a shin splint or a strained muscle, when should you see a doctor for a sports injury?
Scrapes and sprains are a fact of life for most children, so it’s good to know what to do when they come home with a minor injury.
Most children rely on backpacks to carry books and supplies to and from school and activities. But a backpack that’s too heavy or doesn’t fit right can cause harm.
Dogs are responsible for 85% to 90% of all animal bites. But, many incidents can be avoided.
Many forms of emergency treatment take place outside the emergency room, and even many surgeries are performed in locations other than a hospital operating room.