This article covers symptoms, reactions, and treatments for a bee sting to the eyelid, including photos of the stages of healing.
Everything you need to know about the bites of wolf spiders (also referred as the ground or hunting spider).
Kaolin and zeolite are minerals that can be very useful in first aid treatments. They help to stop bleeding by aiding our body's blood-clotting process.
Fire prevention is still many times more effective than treatment of third degree burns.
There are no set temperatures or conditions that are guaranteed to cause heat exhaustion or other heat-related injuries. Learn the risk factors, symptoms, and treatment options.
Children and pets are the most vulnerable populations to poisonings. Every year, over one million children are affected globally. Do you know what to do in case of an accidental poisoning?
Learning how to tie knots is essential for emergency and disaster situations. It's a skill that many take for granted.
Formerly known as Staphaseptic, Tecnu First Aid Gel is my family's go-to treatment for preventing infections in cuts.
I've been using a mosquito net for a month. Previously, I was bitten frequently despite using a variety of supposedly effective solutions. In a time of spreading mosquito disease, a net is essential.
The scorpion fish and lionfish are from the same venomous family of fish. I'd never heard of them until one day when I had the misfortune of stepping on one whilst on holiday in Greece.
Did you get stung or bitten by fire ants? Fire ant bites are itchy and painful due to the fact that they're a bite and a sting all in one. Read here about treatment tips and home remedies.
Be a B.A.D.A.S.S. parent. Learn emergency first aid survival skills like how to respond to choking, cuts, poison, burns, bites, broken bones, allergies, concussions, and getting help. Parent 911.
This article explains how to properly clean an open wound. Rubbing alcohol and hydrogen peroxide should never be used. Find out what should be used, instead.