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Caring for a Splinter

Wash your hands1 thoroughly before attempting to remove the splinter. Before trying more invasive methods, squeeze the splinter from both sides and the bottom of the splinter to try and work it back the way it came. Clean a needle and … Continue reading

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Accidental Epi-Pen Injection

I just had a phone call from a student. She works at a school and had a student accidentally inject another student with an Epi-Pen. She wanted to know if that is a 911 situation.   First of all the … Continue reading

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