How does warming up relate to risk of injury?

Answer To add to what Susan is talking about, you need to take the time to stretch gently while warming up. If you don't stretch gently, you can tear a ligament, tendon or muscle. My brother popped his Ac... Read More »

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How does injury increase the risk of hypothermia?

Injury increases the risk of hypothermia, as it can affect the hypothalamus in our brain, which is the temperature regulating centre of our body.

How do I avoid the risk of postoperative spinal injury?

If you have had spinal surgery, talk with your doctor or surgeon about reducing your risk of a postoperative spinal injury. An injury to your back following surgery could force you into another sur... Read More »

I got a injury/cut while shaving my privat part ,penis.blood flow from it,injury is deep,i feel shy of consult?

make sure the bleeding stops. keep it clean and covered. and let it heal. unless you can't stop the bleeding you don't need to go to the doctor. you'll be uncomfortable for a couple of weeks, but i... Read More »

Infection risk - does sweat inside a cloth bandage present a risk?

You aren't wasting your doctor's time. Call him or her.Were you under my care, I would recommend a dressing change.