To treat minor burns, douse the affected area with cold water, apply aloe, moisturizer or lotion, and protect the burn by covering it with loosely wrapped sterile gauze bandage.
If the pain is severe, an over the counter pain reliever like Ibuprofen, Tylenol or aspirin will help. For good healing, keep the burn well-moistured and covered. Severe burns require medical attention.
Published Dec 18, 2014. Many groups joined the National Forest Service on North Carolina's Grandfather Project, 10-year plan to preserve 40,000 acres near Grandfather Mountain.
Published Jul 14, 2012.