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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.
Current as of:
June 4, 2014
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
& H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
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