Burn injuries – Causes, healing & treatment

Burns occur when skin is exposed to heat, sun, radiation, chemical, or due to coming in contact with a live circuit. The degree of burn, the after-effects and the remedies vary depending on the source of burn. The degree of burn and the location decides the kind of...
A Guide To Identifying Different Levels Of Burn

A Guide To Identifying Different Levels Of Burn

When providing a burn victim with first aid, it is essential that you first identify the type of burn.  Knowing the level of the burn damage will help determine the type of treatment to be used. Medical professionals have identified three different levels of burns...
Benefits of Oxygen Therapy for Burns

Benefits of Oxygen Therapy for Burns

  In order to understand the full benefits that Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy has on healing burns, it is important to understand the four classifications for burns. Classification of Burns   First Degree This is a superficial burn that only affects the outer...