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Experts disagree about the use of heat after an injury.
If you have
diabetes or have areas of chronic numbness, do not use
heat unless your doctor has told you to do so. Lack of feeling in
the area could cause a burn.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerH. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
Current as ofMay 22, 2015
Current as of:
May 22, 2015
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
& H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
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