Transplanted Organs Don't Affect Outcomes for Trauma Victims: Study
But there may be a raised risk of organ rejection in months after injuries, researchers warn
Health Tip: Prevent Furniture Tipping
And help keep kids safe
Heading Soccer Balls Tied to Damaging Brain Changes
Doing it a lot may increase risk of memory problems in adult soccer players, study says
Cutting Unneeded CT Scans in Kids Could Lower Future Cancer Risk
Reducing radiation dosage would also help, study found
Too Little Known on How Primary Care Docs Can Prevent Child Abuse
U.S. panel couldn't make recommendations about kids without obvious signs of maltreatment
Drowning Prevention Measures to Keep Kids Safe in Water
Tragedy can occur with few warning signs, expert says
Sports injuries are common daily occurrences in the US. Most sports injuries are due to either traumatic injury or overuse of muscles or joints.
Prevention is the key to fighting many infectious diseases.
Exposing a wound to 100 percent oxygen can speed the healing process.
Because of poor blood circulation, wounds of all kinds heal slowly and are easily infected.
A scar is the body's natural way of healing and replacing lost or damaged skin.
Tetanus is an acute, sometimes fatal, disease of the central nervous system.