Your mental health is just as important to your overall well being as your physical health. Here's information on a range of mental health topics, plus ideas on how to cope when your life hits an emotional bump.
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Stay healthy and vigorous into old age by eating right, getting plenty of exercise and following recommended disease prevention practices.
Health Tip of the Day
How Not to Treat Burns
Don't pierce or open blisters. Doing so leaves the skin vulnerable to infection.
Don't peel off burned dead skin. Doing so leaves the skin underneath vulnerable to infections and scarring.
Don't apply butter, antiseptic creams or other ointments. These can cause infections, increase pain and may complicate the treatment given by medical professionals.