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Health Series: Summer First Aid Myths

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Stacey LX Lloyd

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Myth or fact: To remove a bee sting, you should scrape it off. To treat a bloody nose, you should have them tilt their head back. To treat a jellyfish sting, you should urinate on it. The best way to treat a burn is to put peanut butter on it. You've probably heard of these first aid treatments, but are they myth or fact? Paramedic, Rod Brouhard, will talk about the myths and facts of many common first aid treatments and why some of these treatments may worsen the injury.