Home Remedies Vapor Burns

Burns 70% of burn injuries occur in the home Prevention Smoke alarms Candles (xmas) Flames Hot objects Flammable vapor that ignites Steam or hot liquid (baby in Texas) (do not use home remedies)

Preventing Gasoline Burn Injuries A Newsletter for Burn Awareness Week 2001 February 4-10, 2001 Inside this Issue Facts Regarding Gasoline -Related

Burns 70% of burn injuries occur in the home Prevention Smoke alarms Candles Flames Hot objects Flammable vapor that ignites Steam or hot liquid (baby in Texas) (do not use home remedies)

Home remedies By Linda D. Rainey, R.N. Garlic juice/vapor rub Mix together into paste. Place on Aids in relieving congestion Egg whites Apply to affected area Helps soothe & cool burns Ice Apply to affected area Use to reduce swelling of sprains &