What should I do for my daughter's bruised, swollen finger?

Answer Even if the finger is broken, there's not much a doctor could or would do about it-- a small child's fingers are so maluable and heal so well, a cast isn't necessary. Put some crushed ice in a pla... Read More »

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My knee is swollen and bruised on the lower kneecap i fell rollerblading its been a week and its still swollen and bruised it hurts to extend it im 13 years old whats wrong?

It is going to take a few weeks for the swelling to go down. Go see a doctor to have an x-ray and a MRI done to make sure that you did not tear anything in your knee. I also hurt my knee cap a mont... Read More »

Swollen finger from a cut, what should i do?

If it's swollen from a cut it is probably infected so you should clean it out very well and put a couple band-aids over it.

My ring finger and middle finger knuckles are bruised. what to do?

Well first of all, punching a tree? That's not a great source of letting out anger. Secondly, if you can move all of your fingers, even in pain, then you are ok. You may want to apply some ice to r... Read More »

HELP:: My lips are bruised and swollen this morning....what can I do....?