Mississauga First Aid

Toe cramps

Toe cramps occur if any muscle in the toes abruptly contracts and does not relaxes. Most have experienced a few episodes of cramping in their lifetime. Nevertheless, some are susceptible to cramping than others. Most cases can be managed with home remedies. In some cases where the cramps do not settle or seem to worsen, …

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Forearm tendonitis

Forearm tendonitis involves inflammation of the forearm tendons. It is important to note that the tendons are soft bundles of connective tissue that link muscles to bones and enables the joints to bend and extend. If the tendons are irritated or damaged, inflammation arises which leads to tendonitis. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xJAx42aCtSQ What are the signs? The usual …

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Windburn

Windburn is defined as burning and redness of the skin after spending time outdoors exposed to cold, windy air. It is important to note that the skin is prone to burning even if it is cold, dry and overcast. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ie4shS0001E What are the signs? The indications of windburn strikingly resemble a sunburn. The face might …

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