The following are common injuries and problems encountered in Florida. Most of these are more common during the hot summer months, but can be encountered at any time during the year. We provide these helpful prevention and treatments tips and as a service to visitors to and residents of Florida.
Apply constant, firm and direct pressure using a clean bandage material over the injured area. If the wound is dirty, irrigate with Peroxide and rinse copiously with water. Do not apply any creams or ointments into an open wound. Consult M.D. for further instructions or treatment.