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  1. Pressure Injuries
  2. Skin Cancer: Protecting Your Skin
  3. Leg Injuries Helps you check symptoms of leg injuries caused during sports or recreational activities, work-related tasks, and work or projects around home. Includes bruises, swelling, sprains, pulled muscles, and broken bones. Discusses treatment and prevention.
  4. Facial Injuries
  5. Fishhook Injuries
  6. Cut That Removes All Layers of Skin
  7. Sunburn: Skin Types
  8. Skin Cancer Screening
  9. Skin Cancer Prevention: How to Check Your Skin Learn how to check your skin for possible signs of skin cancer.
  10. Nail Problems and Injuries
  11. Pressure Injuries: Stages
  12. Complications of Pressure Injuries
  13. Groin Problems and Injuries Discusses groin problems and injuries. Looks at acute injuries, hernias, rashes, and other groin problems in children. Covers signs and symptoms. Offers home treatment and prevention tips. Covers emergencies such as severe pain and signs of shock.
  14. Protecting Your Skin From the Sun Covers possible effects of sun exposure, including sunburn and skin cancer. Explains UVA and UVB rays. Offers tips for children and adults on how much time to spend in the sun. Discusses protective clothing and sunscreen protection, including proper SPF.
  15. Alcohol Increases the Risk of Cold Injury
  16. Caregiving: Skin Care for Immobile Adults
  17. Protecting Your Skin From the Sun Get tips on how to stay safe in the sun.
  18. Pressure Injuries: Prevention and Treatment
  19. Pressure Injuries: Conditions That Affect Healing
  20. Leg Problems, Noninjury Helps you check symptoms of leg problems not caused by injury. Covers symptoms like pain, swelling, cramps, numbness, tingling, weakness, and lumps and bumps under the skin. Includes pictures of bones of lower leg, thigh, and muscles and tendons.
  21. Eye Injury: First Aid for Minor Cuts
  22. Puncture Wounds: Stitches, Staples, and Skin Adhesives
  23. Eye Injury: First Aid for a Black Eye
  24. Care of Your Skin When You Have Diabetes
  25. Facial Problems, Noninjury
  26. Pressure Injuries: Pressure-Relieving Devices and Supports
  27. Finger, Hand, and Wrist Problems, Noninjury Covers finger, hand, and wrist problems caused by medical conditions and overuse. Offers symptom check list. Includes worksheet to help you decide when to call a doctor. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  28. Jellyfish Stings: Allergic Reaction
  29. Tuberculosis Screening
  30. Alkali Burns
  31. Torn or Detached Nail
  32. Chemical Burn
  33. First Aid for Tar or Plastic Burns
  34. Puncture Wounds
  35. Blisters Discusses causes of blisters, including injury and infection. Offers symptom checklist to help you decide when to call a doctor. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  36. Nervous System Problems Describes what happens when diseases or injuries affect the nervous system. Covers emergency symptoms like loss of consciousness, seizure, or confusion or behavior changes. Includes interactive tool to help you decide when to call a doctor.
  37. Animal and Human Bites Discusses what to do for animal or human bites. Covers puncture wounds, cuts, scrapes, and crushing injuries. Covers bites by adults and kids, dogs and cats, and wild animals. Covers home treatment. Includes tool to help you decide when to call a doctor.
  38. Artificial Nails: Problems and Treatment
  39. Caregiving: How to Help With a Sink Bath
  40. Changes in Your Nails
  41. Indoor Tanning: Is It Safe?
  42. Removing a Fishhook
  43. Age-Related Foot Changes
  44. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Learn how a negative pressure device helps heal your wound and what to expect when you take the device home.
  45. Caring for Your Feeding Tube Learn how to care for a feeding tube at home.
  46. Caring for a Drain After Surgery Learn how to care for a surgical drain at home.
  47. Treating Weak or Brittle Nails
  48. Color Changes in Nails
  49. Common Questions About Giving Yourself Shots
  50. Shingles Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  51. Tattoo and Piercing Safety
  52. Marine Stings and Scrapes
  53. Scrapes
  54. Preventing Flea Bites
  55. Stopping Facial Bleeding
  56. Ticks: How to Avoid and Remove Ticks
  57. Sun Protection to Prevent Sunburn
  58. Ultraviolet Rays From the Sun
  59. Insect Repellents
  60. Needle Punctures for Health Reasons
  61. Body Piercing Healing Times
  62. Cuts
  63. Breathing Smoke or Fumes
  64. Preventing Blisters
  65. Sunburn
  66. Caregiving: Preventing Rashes in the Groin Area
  67. Poison Ivy, Oak, or Sumac: Rash From Indirect Contact
  68. Poison Ivy, Oak, or Sumac: Tips for Washing
  69. Accidental Needle Sticks
  70. Diabetes: Taking Care of Your Feet
  71. Cold Temperature Exposure
  72. Poison Ivy, Oak, or Sumac: Tips for Removing Plants
  73. Poison Ivy, Oak, or Sumac: Barrier Lotions and Creams
  74. Removing an Object From a Wound
  75. Care for Minor Burns Learn how to treat minor burns and prevent infection, and when to see a doctor.
  76. Shingles: Should I Get a Shot to Prevent Shingles? Topic guides you through the decision to get the shingles vaccine. Explains your chances of getting shingles and how well the shot works. Lists risks and benefits of getting the shot. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  77. Bowel Disease: Caring for Your Ostomy
  78. Preventing Spider Bites
  79. Jellyfish Sting: Home Treatment
  80. Chili Pepper Burns
  81. Caregiving: How to Turn Someone in Bed
  82. Other Home Treatment Measures for a First-Degree Burn or Sunburn
  83. Home Treatment for Second-Degree Burns
  84. First Aid for Electrical Burns
  85. Estimating the Size of a Burn
  86. Determining the Seriousness of a Burn
  87. Acid Burns
  88. First Aid for Chemical Burns
  89. Child Safety: Preventing Burns
  90. How a Scrape Heals
  91. Controlling Dust, Dust Mites, and Other Allergens in Your Home
  92. Burns and Electric Shock
  93. Diabetes: Checking Your Feet
  94. Diabetes: Steps for Foot-Washing
  95. Diabetes: Protecting Your Feet

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