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First Aid & Safety
What to Do If Your Cast Gets Wet (and Other Good-to-Know Tips)

doctor-talking-advice-thmbIt's easy to forget the doctor's advice after the visit. What should you do for a wet cast? How long should you wait to eat or drink after vomiting? When can you take the bandage off of stitches? Here's how to treat common problems.

Summer Safety: A doctor's tips for heat, water and playground safety
Prevention and first-aid treatment tips from a family doctor for heat cramps, heat exhaustion and heat stroke (sunstroke). Plus, water safety and playground safety guidelines, along with links to more information.
How to Save Someone Who's Drowning: "Reach, Throw, Row, Go"

Lifeguard on Duty at the BeachA doctor and former EMT explains the "reach, throw, row, go" technique to save someone who's drowning—so you can know how to rescue if there's no lifeguard.

Driving Safety: Today's New Rules

driving-safety-sum07Today's tips for safe driving (and the old ones that still work): an interview with AAA's William E. Van Tassel, Ph.D.

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