Do You Put Ice on a Burn?


Putting ice on a burn can cause further damage to the skin. There are other steps to cure burns such as administer first aid to treat your injury, cool the burned area with running water, do not put on a bandage and take an analgesic pain reliever.
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It is not recommended to put ice on a burn this because ice can cause the body to become too cold and cause more damage to the wound. In case of a minor burn you can cool the wound by using cold water.
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