Does a bruise heal faster when left open or when under bandaging?

Answer Hi Batman. I don't have any real medical advice, and I'm the worst one for being unable to quote medical jargon. Please keep that in mind as I tell you what I would do.When you fell and visited t... Read More »

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How Long does a bruise under your toe nail take to heal?

The bruise has probably healed by now, but when you get a bruise under your nail it stains the nail. You will just have to wait for the toe nail to grow out. The small white spot is probably a li... Read More »

Does a stitched wound heal faster covered by a bandage or when exposed to air?

everything heals better when it's exposed to air.we only cover things when there's a risk of infection--so if it's scabbed over, it's cool to open it up. If you leave it covered too long, there's ... Read More »

Should a burn be covered or left to heal in the open air?

That question is a little vague ... I will answer this in 3 major parts to determine your specific situation... 1st Degree Burn (Redness with burning sensation)It is OK to leave uncovered ... but f... Read More »

How long does it take a bruise to heal?