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...

The Mistakes You Should Avoid When Treating Burn Wounds

Burn wounds are painful, but they need to be treated correctly if you want them to heal properly.  The problem is that there are many mistakes that people make when treating their own burn wounds. It is important that you know how not to treat a burn wound and what...

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

  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...