Why it’s Not a Good Idea to Run a Burn Under Cold Water


No matter how careful we try to be, burns can happen when we least expect it. Many of us have heard about many different remedies for caring for burns but we were surprised to learn that our first initial instinct to run a burn over cold water is actually a bad idea.

In today's article, scientists give us their results after experimenting with burn treatments. What they found is that it can actually be more damaging to run your burn over cold water.

Although it may be more tempting to get quick relief by running your burn over cooler waters, you should do just the opposite!

Check out the next page to find out how cold water for burns is actually not a good idea.

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