Seeing someone move an electric toward one of your limbs nerve-wracking. How does a cast saw work without cutting your skin?
John Maclean became an incomplete paraplegic at age 22, and knew that meeting the man who put him in a wheelchair was not going to be easy.
Bounce houses, bouncy castles and other inflatables are incredibly popular, but safety's an issue. Lots of kids bounce themselves into the Emergency Room.
Thanksgiving is a dangerous day of the year for cooking injuries - so do you know what to do if your deep fried turkey burns you with boiling oil?
If you're headed out of town - no matter where you're going - you'd be wise to at least consider the bed bug situation at your hotel.
Does your hotel - or home - have bed bugs? Here's how to check for bed bugs!
Tech neck is the strain on your neck from hours spent looking at mobile devices like smartphones and tablets. So what can you do about it?
Bugs do more than just bug people - insect stings cause as many as 100 deaths each year. Here's how to avoid and treat insect bites & stings.
The key to getting the right kind of treatment is understanding the different headache types, and figuring out which one you have.
Cat bites aren't always minor. Cat bites to the hand are so dangerous, in fact, that 1 in 3 people with such wounds had to be hospitalized,
Snowy and ice increase the number of sprains and fractures from falls, but there are things you can do to stay safe on icy sidewalks.
How can you get your toddler to stop biting other kids? Parenting expert Elizabeth Pantley answers.
Although morphine provides effective pain relief for children with bone fractures, the drug of choice is ibuprofen for broken bones.
It may be that a conservative 'wait and see' approach for carpal tunnel syndrome could mean you miss out on the chance for a full recovery.
How safe is your kitchen? Below are some simple ways to avoid getting hurt when cooking and using certain kitchen products and appliances.
If you're going to put a lot of effort into your workouts, you might as well do it right, right? Here are some common exercise mistakes, and some fixes.
While the thought of a bug crawling makes you flinch, most insect bites are harmless and fade on their own. Here's how to avoid these pests and their bites.
While fractures are not uncommon in kids, a 2013 study looked at broken bones in children, and to find out the most common injuries and their causes.
As summer lures millions of people back to the water to beat the heat, make sure you're aware of the most common swimming injuries - and how to avoid them.
The routine task of lawn mowing can be extremely dangerous if proper safety precautions aren't taken. Here are tips to help you prevent lawn mower injuries!
Don't get burned twice! Some sunburn products may do more harm than good. Here are some tips for sunburn relief to help you keep your cool this summer.
OTC medications can relieve the minor aches and pains associated with conditions such as headaches, fever, colds, flu, arthritis, toothaches and cramps.
Nearly 4.5 million Americans are bitten by dogs each year, half of these are children. One in five dog bites results in injuries serious enough to require medical attention. Why be concerned about dog bites? ...
Snakes usually avoid humans, but about 8,000 people suffer from rattlesnake bites in the US each year, with 10 to 15 deaths. Get some prevention tips here.