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  1. Burns (National Library of Medicine)  
    A burn is damage to your body's tissues caused by heat, chemicals, electricity, sunlight, or radiation. Scalds from hot ... and gases are the most common causes of burns. Another kind is an inhalation injury, caused by ...
  2. Electrical Injuries (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... one or both types. External injuries are skin burns. Internal injuries include damage to your organs, bones, ...
  3. Radiation Exposure (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... as from a radiation emergency, can cause skin burns. It may also lead to acute radiation syndrome ( ... treating infections, preventing dehydration, and treating injuries and burns. Some people may need treatments that help the ...
  4. Pain (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... unpleasant feeling, such as a prick, tingle, sting, burn, or ache. Pain may be sharp or dull. ...
  5. Urinary Tract Infections (National Library of Medicine)  
    The urinary system is the body's drainage system for removing wastes and extra water. It includes two kidneys, two ureters, a bladder, and a urethra. Urinary ...
  6. Veterans and Military Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... hazards, such as contaminated water, chemicals, infections, and burn pits. Being in combat and being separated from ...
  7. Weight Control (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... calories you eat must equal the energy you burn. To lose weight, you must use more calories ...
  8. Inhalation Injuries (National Library of Medicine)  
    Inhalation injuries are acute injuries to your respiratory system and lungs. They can happen if you breathe in toxic substances, such as smoke (from fires), chemicals, ...
  9. Tetanus (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... from stepping on a nail, or through a burn. The infection causes painful tightening of the muscles, ... years. If you get a bad cut or burn, see your doctor - you may need a booster. ...
  10. Wildfires (National Library of Medicine)  
    Wildfires are fires that burn out of control in a natural area, like a forest, grassland, or prairie. They often begin unnoticed. They spread quickly, ... don't take care of their campfire properly, burn debris, or are careless when getting rid of ...
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