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Trauma

When your child’s arm is pulled forcefully, the radial head may move slightly out of its ligament causing a pulled elbow. Here's how to prevent this type of injury.

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Following a frightening experience, it is normal to have emotions and thoughts that may stay with us for some time. Read more...

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R.I.C.E. stands for Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation, the standard treatment method used for sprains, strains, and severe bruises or bumps. R.I.C.E. helps limit pain and swelling after an injury. It also helps injuries heal faster. Read more...

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If you have sustained an injury, we recommend you follow this action plan before you put your team jersey back on. Remember, you should only consider returning to contact and team sports once your symptoms have completely disappeared. Read more...

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Pedestrians, motorists, passengers and cyclists must know and respect all safety rules of the road. We share the road and we share the responsibility of ensuring everyone’s safety. Municipalities and the police also play a role in ensuring a safe environment. Read on to learn about more road safety.

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Farming is a way of life. Most injuries to young children living on farms occur when they are in the farm work area. Many of these injuries require hospitalization and some can even lead to death. Here are a few tips to keep your children safe.

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If the person standing beside you can hear the music playing on your MP3 player then it’s too @#$)*%& loud! And you may be permanently damaging your hearing. Yeah! You heard me…you’re making yourself deaf. Read more...

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A sliver is a foreign object that has become embedded in the skin. Here's how to treat this type of injury.

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