Discover the Essentials of Caring for Your Wounds
First Aid Basics
Find out how to properly treat cuts, scrapes, and burns so you can feel confident handling these first aid basics.
Post-Surgery Care and Recovery
Find out how to care for your incision—and yourself—after surgery to help prevent infection so you can recover faster.
Diabetes Wound Care
Find out how to better manage your care and minimize the risk of complications with first aid knowledge essential for people with diabetes.
Explore More First Aid Info
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Learn about scabs and how they contribute to the healing process.
Find out how hydrocolloid bandages help heal acne and other wounds.
Find useful tips for limiting the risk of infection.
Discover everything to include in your first aid kits with our helpful guide.
Learn how to prevent scarring and find out about the different reasons scarring can occur.
Learn what blisters are and how to care for and prevent them.
Learn how to treat a burn and find out about the different types.
Find out how to care for a variety of everyday injuries.
You’ve been treated, but there’s still more care to come.
Learn about special foot care, wound care & skin care for those with diabetes.
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