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Burns and Irritations

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Top 20 Natural Home Remedies to Get Rid of Bruises Fast

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]If you're like me, you hate having to hide your legs when the weather warms up because you have embarrassing bruises. Sometimes you know how you got the bruise -- such as bumping into the table in the middle of the night -- but a lot of the time you never remember even injuring yourself. That's because tiny capillaries can lead to a bruise if they experience any change, including decreased collagen, thinning skin, or damage to the capillary walls. Some areas like your shin are more likely to bruise because the capillaries have less cushion, but vitamin deficiency can also cause bruising due to abnormal clotting. While bruises are just a part of life, there are things you can do to get rid of bruises faster. If...


5 Safe Home Remedies for Getting Rid of Bruises Faster

Bruising is your body’s natural response to injury. The tiny blood vessels located just under the skin can be damaged by even small impacts, leaving trapped blood under your skin. Eventually, your body reabsorbs the blood as the injury heals.In the meantime, you will notice a colored patch that’s tender to touch. Fortunately, you can use the following home remedies to minimize, heal and prevent the appearance of bruises. Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation R.I.C.E for short, this tactic is often recommended for people recovering from surgery. The actions help by temporarily reducing blood flow to injured areas, helping prevent some bruising and swelling.Elevating, resting in a particular area, applying ice for 20 minutes an hour and usage of a light compression bandage helps to...

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Do You Need to Go to ER? 6 Times it Can be Avoided

Making efforts to live a healthy, balanced lifestyle should keep you out of any health troubles, but accidents can be unavoidable and health conditions can be unpredictable. But, if you feel unwell or injure yourself, do you need to go to the ER? Where to go to see a medical professional is a dilemma that many people face on a daily basis. To help you make the best choices, we’ve listed some common situations where an ER visit isn’t usually necessary. #1. Cuts and Wounds: Picture this: you’re preparing dinner and accidentally slice your finger with the knife. The cut is quite deep, but you’re able to slow the bleeding by applying pressure with sterile gauze. A cut that’s still bleeding after a while, or looks fairly...