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  1. Skin Cancer: Protecting Your Skin
  2. 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.
  3. Facial Injuries
  4. Fishhook Injuries
  5. Cut That Removes All Layers of Skin
  6. Sunburn: Skin Types
  7. Skin Cancer Screening
  8. Skin Cancer Prevention: How to Check Your Skin Learn how to check your skin for possible signs of skin cancer.
  9. Nail Problems and Injuries
  10. 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.
  11. 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.
  12. Alcohol Increases the Risk of Cold Injury
  13. Protecting Your Skin From the Sun Get tips on how to stay safe in the sun.
  14. Caregiving: Skin Care for Immobile Adults
  15. 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.
  16. Eye Injury: First Aid for Minor Cuts
  17. Eye Injury: First Aid for a Black Eye
  18. Puncture Wounds: Stitches, Staples, and Skin Adhesives
  19. Facial Problems, Noninjury
  20. Care of Your Skin When You Have Diabetes
  21. 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.
  22. Jellyfish Stings: Allergic Reaction
  23. Tuberculosis Screening
  24. Alkali Burns
  25. Pressure Sores
  26. Torn or Detached Nail
  27. Chemical Burn
  28. Puncture Wounds
  29. First Aid for Tar or Plastic Burns
  30. 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.
  31. 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.
  32. 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.
  33. Changes in Your Nails
  34. Caregiving: How to Help With a Sink Bath
  35. Artificial Nails: Problems and Treatment
  36. Indoor Tanning: Is It Safe?
  37. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Learn how a negative pressure device helps heal your wound and what to expect when you take the device home.
  38. Caring for Your Feeding Tube Learn how to care for a feeding tube at home.
  39. Caring for a Drain After Surgery Learn how to care for a surgical drain at home.
  40. Treating Weak or Brittle Nails
  41. Color Changes in Nails
  42. Shingles Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  43. Removing a Fishhook
  44. Age-Related Foot Changes
  45. Tattoo and Piercing Safety
  46. Marine Stings and Scrapes
  47. Scrapes
  48. Sun Protection to Prevent Sunburn
  49. Ultraviolet Rays From the Sun
  50. Ticks: How to Avoid and Remove Ticks
  51. Preventing Flea Bites
  52. Stopping Facial Bleeding
  53. Insect Repellents
  54. Needle Punctures for Health Reasons
  55. Body Piercing Healing Times
  56. Cuts
  57. Breathing Smoke or Fumes
  58. Sunburn
  59. Preventing Blisters
  60. Caregiving: Preventing Rashes in the Groin Area
  61. Poison Ivy, Oak, or Sumac: Rash From Indirect Contact
  62. Poison Ivy, Oak, or Sumac: Tips for Washing
  63. Accidental Needle Sticks
  64. Cold Temperature Exposure
  65. Diabetes: Taking Care of Your Feet
  66. Poison Ivy, Oak, or Sumac: Tips for Removing Plants
  67. Poison Ivy, Oak, or Sumac: Barrier Lotions and Creams
  68. Removing an Object From a Wound
  69. Care for Minor Burns Learn how to treat minor burns and prevent infection, and when to see a doctor.
  70. 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.
  71. Bowel Disease: Caring for Your Ostomy
  72. Pressure Sores: Prevention and Treatment
  73. Complications of Pressure Sores
  74. Pressure Sores: Stages
  75. Pressure Sores: Pressure-Relieving Devices and Supports
  76. Preventing Spider Bites
  77. Jellyfish Sting: Home Treatment
  78. Chili Pepper Burns
  79. Caregiving: How to Turn Someone in Bed
  80. Other Home Treatment Measures for a First-Degree Burn or Sunburn
  81. Home Treatment for Second-Degree Burns
  82. First Aid for Electrical Burns
  83. Pressure Sores: Conditions That Affect Healing
  84. Estimating the Size of a Burn
  85. Determining the Seriousness of a Burn
  86. Acid Burns
  87. First Aid for Chemical Burns
  88. Child Safety: Preventing Burns
  89. How a Scrape Heals
  90. Controlling Dust, Dust Mites, and Other Allergens in Your Home
  91. Burns and Electric Shock
  92. Diabetes: Checking Your Feet
  93. Diabetes: Steps for Foot-Washing
  94. Diabetes: Protecting Your Feet

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