Burns and scalds
Burns are common. Common causes include sunburn, scalds from hot water in the home and chemical burns. Read about the symptoms, treatments, and different types.
Burn and scald symptoms
Trusted information about burn and scald symptoms
Burn and scald treatments
Trusted information about burn and scald treatments, including self care advice, things to avoid and when to seek medical attention
Winter health hazards at home
Keeping warm indoors means watching out for heaters and other things that can cause burns and scalds. These simple tips should help to keep you safe.
Staph skin infection
Information on staph skin infections, what they are, the different types, treatments, prevention and when to get help.
Blisters form in response to friction or pressure on the skin. Many need only simple care; others may be a symptom of disease and need to be treated by your GP.