First Aid Sitemap - Page 4 2015-03-28

Medical Definition of Necrotic Arachnidism
There is only one spider in North America known to cause necrotic arachnidism.

Meningitis
Causes, symptoms and treatment of meningitis. What to look for in infants, adults and older kids.

Can paramedics honor medical tattoos?
There's a growing trend of tattoos that are intended to replace the use of medical jewelry in emergency situations. They might be a list of medical conditions on the wrist -- where you would normally find a medical bracelet -- or an admonishment not to attempt resusciation on a person's chest, where you would no doubt find the tattoo as you were placing your hands for CPR. Before you decide to dedicate some of your body's real estate permanently to the function of emergency medical notification, you should ask yourself: will the paramedics follow my wishes?

How to Splint a Foot: Cardboard Splint
Splinting a foot requires immobilizing not only the foot, but the ankle as well. This type of splinting should provide enough support to get the victim to medical help. Page 2.

How to Splint a Foot: Pad the Splint
Splinting a foot requires immobilizing not only the foot, but the ankle as well. This type of splinting should provide enough support to get the victim to medical help. Page 3.

How to Splint a Foot: Positioning the Splint
Splinting a foot requires immobilizing not only the foot, but the ankle as well. This type of splinting should provide enough support to get the victim to medical help. Page 4.

How to Splint a Foot: Securing the Splint
Splinting a foot requires immobilizing not only the foot, but the ankle as well. This type of splinting should provide enough support to get the victim to medical help. Page 5.

How to Splint a Foot: Ice the Foot
Splinting a foot requires immobilizing not only the foot, but the ankle as well. This type of splinting should provide enough support to get the victim to medical help. Page 6.

How to Splint a Foot: Reassessment
Splinting a foot requires immobilizing not only the foot, but the ankle as well. This type of splinting should provide enough support to get the victim to medical help. Page 7.

Journey of a Broken Wrist: X-ray of a Colles Fracture
This x-ray of a Colles fracture from a skiing accident leaves no doubt about the diagnosis, even for the untrained eye. Page 2.

Journey of a Broken Wrist: Colles Fracture from a Skiing Accident
Tori Fontana took a tumble on a ski trip and ended up with a Colles fracture of the wrist.

Journey of a Broken Wrist: Surgical Repair of a Colles Fracture
When traction of a Colles fracture wasn't enough to properly reduce it, the broken wrist had to be fixed with plates and screws. Page 4.

Journey of a Broken Wrist: Reduction of a Colles Fracture
Treating her without pain medication, Tori Fontana's ER caregivers put her Colles fracture into traction to reduce it. Page 3.

Splinting an Ankle with a Pillow: Assessment
Splinting an ankle can be difficult because of the shape. One way is to use a pillow to immobilize the injured ankle. These steps show how a pillow can be used to splint an ankle.

Splinting an Ankle with a Pillow: Position the Ankle
Splinting an ankle can be difficult because of the shape. One way is to use a pillow to immobilize the injured ankle. These steps show how a pillow can be used to splint an ankle. Page 2.

Splinting an Ankle with a Pillow: Wrapping the Ankle
Splinting an ankle can be difficult because of the shape. One way is to use a pillow to immobilize the injured ankle. These steps show how a pillow can be used to splint an ankle. Page 3.

Splinting an Ankle with a Pillow: Reassessment
Splinting an ankle can be difficult because of the shape. One way is to use a pillow to immobilize the injured ankle. These steps show how a pillow can be used to splint an ankle. Page 4.

How to Splint a Foot: Assessment
Splinting a foot requires immobilizing not only the foot, but the ankle as well. This type of splinting should provide enough support to get the victim to medical help.

Why Would Opiate Medications Cause Fainting?
The mechanisms and side effects of opiate medications are still not completely understood. A reader asks why her husband passes out when he takes narcotic pain relievers.

Personal Security and Emergency Preparedness: Do We Need Guns to Survive Disasters?
Is there a need to have a gun in order to be safe in the aftermath of a disaster? The dangers of panic and looting are more myth than truth and having a gun might not be the way to be safe.

What information should be on my medical jewelry?
Many people wear medical jewelry to help healthcare providers treat them in an emergency. But, what information is truly useful for paramedics and others?

Emergency Medical Care on Survivor
On Survivor, an Australian company moves an Outback ER on location to provide medical care to the cast and crew.

Emergency Medical Care on Survivor - Leaving the Island
On Survivor, what does it take for the medical crew to pull a contestant off the island? Page 2.

What's an ambulance driver?
Why are paramedics and EMT's called ambulance drivers even though firefighters aren't called fire truck drivers?

EMT and Paramedic Jobs
There's more to being a paramedic than sitting in an ambulance all day. Here are the ways paramedics and EMTs make a living.

What's the Difference Between a Fracture and a Break?
One of the most common questions I hear about broken bones is whether it's a fracture or a break. The difference between the two might surprise you.

Is it pressure or is it gauze that stops bleeding?
Can you stop bleeding with just your hands or do you need gauze?

Is choking the same as strangulation?
I've noticed when reading and watching most news media that the term choking is often used for two different things: getting a piece of food or other item stuck in the throat and being strangled with something wrapped around the neck. Are choking and strangulation the same thing?

Recovery Position: Questioning the Wisdom
For decades, first aid instructors have taught to put unconscious patients in the recovery position. Why?

Is it possible to compress the chest too fast?
Chest compressions should be at least 100 per minute, but is it possible to go too fast?

How do Chest Compressions Work?
The heart is too deep in the chest to be directly affected by chest compressions. If we're not directly compressing just the heart, how do chest compressions really work?

How 911 Works
Learn how 911 works and debunk misconceptions about 911.

911 Operator or 911 Dispatcher?
911 Operator brings to mind images of the gum-chewing woman of the 50's plugging phone lines into a switching board and speaking into a microphone dangling around her neck. Oh how things have changed.

How Do Paramedics Choose a Hospital?
Paramedics put people in ambulances and take them to hospitals every day. How do the paramedics decide which hospital is the correct one?

Why does 911 ask so many questions?
When calling 911, don't get frustrated by the number of questions. That's just the call taker trying to help you.

Do 911 Dispatchers See Where The Callers Are Phoning From?
If I call 911 will the dispatcher always see where I am calling from?

Why Does 911 Put You on Hold?
Being put on hold is always frustrating, but in the case of an emergency it can be devastating. Why does it happen?

Treatment for Minor Bumps and Bruises
Treating bumps and bruises is probably the most common type of first aid you'll ever do.

Symptoms and Treatment of Sudden Cardiac Arrest
Sudden cardiac arrest is a medical condition caused by sudden stopping of the heart. Sometimes, it comes on without warning. In that case, knowing how to treat sudden cardiac arrest -- by doing CPR -- is the most important skill you can have.

Book Reviews - First Aid Book Reviews
Book reviews on all first aid, CPR, EMS, and rescue topics. Books can be for prehospital professionals or lay rescuers.

About First Aid Email Courses - Email Courses from About First Aid
These email courses are offered through About First Aid to help lay rescuers learn more about first aid, CPR, emergency medical services, and preparing for disasters.

Medications - First Aid Complications from Medications - Medication and First Aid
Medications can interfere with some efforts to render first aid. Medications can also make some conditions worse as well as cause others. Understanding how medications affect victims of sudden illness or injury is vital.

CPR Certifications - What You Need to Know About CPR Certifications
Lots of companies offer CPR training and CPR certifications. Are they all valid? How can I tell?

Back Pain
Back pain and lower back pain causes, symptoms and treatment.

AED - Automated External Defibrillator
Automated external defibrillator (AED) information including tips on finding and using one in an emergency.

EMS Equipment - Medical Equipment for Rescuers
EMS uses medical equipment common to all healthcare providers, as well as equipment specific to emergency medical service.

EMS Organizations - National and Regional EMS Organizations
These are national and regional EMS Organizations throughout the US and the world.

CPR Resources - CPR Links - Resources for CPR
These external links provide resources for training, research and education in the field of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).

EMS Publications
Print and web publications covering emergency medical services.

EMS Agencies - Local EMS Agency Directory
These are smaller, local EMS Agencies from around the country and around the world.

Resources for EMS Professions - State EMS Offices
A list of links to various state EMS offices and agencies for EMS professionals.

EMS Street Tales - EMS Stories - Tales from an Ambulance
These weekly stories come from the back (and sides and front) of an ambulance. Sometimes they're humorous and sometimes they're sad, but they always have a point.

Car Crash FAQ
Unless you have really bad luck or are a really bad driver, you haven't been in too many car wrecks. Here are answers to some questions that you may have if you are unfortunate enough to be involved in a vehicle accident.

Rash - Skin Rashes
Skin rashes have many causes. Bugs, allergies, burns, chemicals and much more can be the culprit.

Dental Emergencies and Tooth Pain
Tooth pain can be an indicator of a minor irritation or a dental emergency. Some dental emergencies can have dangerous medical consequences. Learn how to make your toothache feel better and when to see a dentist or go to the ER.

Concussions - First Aid for Concussions
Concussions are the most common type of traumatic brain injury. Learn how to recognize the symptoms of concussions and how to treat concussions.

Traumatic Brain Injuries - First Aid for Traumatic Brain Injuries
Traumatic brain injuries can be devastating and hard to detect. Learn to recognize the signs and symptoms of traumatic brain injuries and how to treat traumatic brain injuries.

Skin Care - First Aid and Skin Care in Seniors and Chronic Patients
Skin care in elderly and chronic bed bound patients is important to prevent skin tears and pressure ulcers. Skin care first aid includes treatment of pressure ulcers and skin tears.

Automobile and Other Vehicle Accidents
Getting into a vehicle accident is a frightening experience. There are steps you can take to stay safe and get the help you need.

Personal Protective Equipment - PPE - Personal Protective Equipment for Safety
Personal protective equipment (PPE) is used by healthcare providers to protect themselves from injury or infection. Lay rescuers should also use PPE to provide protection from infection when assisting victims in an emergency.

Symptoms - Common Symptoms - First Aid for Common Symptoms
This list of symptoms will guide you to the correct place to find help. Look at the symptom that best describes what you are feeling.

Tornadoes - Preparing for Tornadoes - Tornado Preparedness
Preparing for tornadoes is much like preparing for other disasters. Tornadoes affect mostly middle America. Learn the tips to stay prepared for tornadoes.

CPR and First Aid Training - Information on CPR and First Aid Training
Information on CPR training and first aid training. Includes first aid and CPR certification tips and information for first aid and CPR classes.

Senior Safety - First Aid and Safety for Seniors
Senior patients have unique safety and first aid needs that don't come up with younger patients. Make sure you have the right tools and training to keep seniors safe.

First Aid Quiz - Quiz on Firstaid - First Aid Quizzes
Quiz yourself on various first aid topics.

Injuries of the Head, Face and Neck
Injuries of the head and neck can cause life altering damage. Learn how to help a victim of a head or neck injury.

Occupational Health and Safety - Providing Occupational Health and Safety
Occupational health and safety is about keeping workers and students safe and healthy so they don't need first aid. Occupational health and safety is also about having the right first aid training and tools to respond when things go wrong.

Resources for Emergency Medical Service Professionals
Emergency Medical Service is an exciting and fulfilling career. Here are resources for current and aspiring first responders, emergency medical technicians, and paramedics.

Obstetrical Emergencies: Unscheduled Childbirth & Complications
Delivering a baby is one of the most wonderful moments we can experience. It can also be fatal in certain circumstances. Learn how to deliver babies and respond to other obstetrical complications.

Hurricanes - Preparing for a Hurricane - Hurricane Preparedness
Prepare for hurricanes before one is spotted on satellite imagery. It's important to have a plan for hurricane response.

Personal Medical Information
In an emergency you should always have your personal medical history ready for emergency responders.

Nausea - Vomiting - Diarrhea and Other Digestive Problems
Conditions related to the abdomen and gastrointestinal tract.

Floods - Preparing for Floods - Flood Preparedness
Flooding is one of the most devastating disasters one can experience. Floods can occur almost without warning and almost any time of year. Learn what to do to prepare for floods.

Travel Injuries -- On the Road Injuries -- First Aid in the Car
On the road injuries have their own unique set of problems. Learn to handle those injuries.

Videos from About.com First Aid - About.com First Aid Video Tutorials
About.com First Aid offers these videos covering topics related to disaster planning and first aid at home and on the go. Some videos may not play on Safari browsers.

Allergy and Anaphylaxis
Allergies can kill. Millions of Americans are allergic to medicines, foods, insects or other substances. Those allergies can lead to anaphylaxis, a life-threatening reaction. Learn to recognize and respond to severe allergies.

Heart Attacks -- Heart Failure -- Cardiac Emergencies -- Angina
Heart attacks can show up as pain, discomfort, shortness of breath or even dizziness. Learn the signs and symptoms of heart related emergencies.

Rattlesnake Bite: One Fang Through the Jeans - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Snake bites can be deadly, but are more likely to be painful and possibly lead to loss of function in the limb.

Sea Anemone Sting - : Jellyfish Stings
Jellyfish stings carry their fair share of myths and misunderstanding. What's a box jellyfish? How is a Man-O-War different? Here are jellyfish sting pictures from readers just like you with stories of how they became.

Itchy Rash on Thighs - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Bite from the Recliner? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Bruise is a Spider Bite? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Small Prick. Huge Boil. - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Spider Bite or MRSA? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Swollen Toe - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

The Swelling Does Not Go Down - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Ugly Finger - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Hobo or Recluse, Says Doc - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Boil on Groin - : Skin Boils
Boils are usually blisters caused by skin infections. Boils can heal alone or may need to be treated by a doctor. About.com readers share their boils and skin infections.

Be More Alert - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Big Toe Blister - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Bite on Thumb? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Lump on Stomach - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Swollen Pointer Finger - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Felt Like I Got Stung - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Infected Finger - : MRSA and Other Skin Infection Pictures
MRSA and other staph infections are often mistaken for spider bites. These readers share their skin infection pictures.

Hard, Scaly Rash on Buttocks - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Red Blisters - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Got to Bomb the Bedroom - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

I Know there are Spiders in the House - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

I Need it Checked Out - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Infection Rising - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Itching Please Stop - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Mystery Bite - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Noticed in Shower - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Perhaps a Spider in the Clothes Bin? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Spider Bite on Finger? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

3 Holes Still a Spider? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Double Puncture Spider Bite - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Ulcers. Not Brown Recluse Habitat - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Recurring Rash Won't Go Away - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Rash on Stomach - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Allergic Reaction Says the Doc in the Box - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

10 Month Long Rash - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Circular Rash - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Don't Try to Treat at Home - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Makes Me Tired - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

White Tail Bite? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Don't Know what Got Me - : Jellyfish Stings
Jellyfish stings carry their fair share of myths and misunderstanding. What's a box jellyfish? How is a Man-O-War different? Here are jellyfish sting pictures from readers just like you with stories of how they became.

Itchy Rash on Foot - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Rash on Cheeks - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Triggered by Nickel? - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Bite on the Eye - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Spider Bite Bruise - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Spider Trapped in My Arm - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Streaked Rash - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

4 Days After - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Blisters Make Me Think Brown Recluse - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Maybe a Hobo Spider - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Spider Bite Won't Heal - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Didn't See a Doc - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Finally Healed - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Hobo or Wolf - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Men Hate Doctors - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Not Healed 5 Days Later - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Think It's a Spider - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Ugly and Red - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Unknown Species - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Thought It was a Tick Bite - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Before and After Salve - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Doc Guesses Might be a Bug Bite - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Possible Poison Ivy Rash - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Black Dots - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Blister and Bumps - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Broken Pipe Under the House - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Chiggers or Bed Bugs? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

I Poked It with a Pin - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Never Ignore a Bite - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Spider or Tick? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Straight to the Doc - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Staph or Drug Reaction? - : MRSA and Other Skin Infection Pictures
MRSA and other staph infections are often mistaken for spider bites. These readers share their skin infection pictures.

Attacked in the Crawl Space - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Clean Your Room - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Dad Thinks It's a Spider - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Dead Skin - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Docs Don't Know What the Lines Are - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

It's Getting Bigger - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

It's a Little Itchy - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Maybe a Tick Bite - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Prevent Staph Infections - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Spider in Dirty Clothes - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Infection After Self Administered Injections - : MRSA and Other Skin Infection Pictures
MRSA and other staph infections are often mistaken for spider bites. These readers share their skin infection pictures.

Spider Bite vs MRSA - : MRSA and Other Skin Infection Pictures
MRSA and other staph infections are often mistaken for spider bites. These readers share their skin infection pictures.

Rash on My Son - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Bite on Knee? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Bite on My Heel - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Check Before Sitting - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

From a Spider in the Bathroom? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Just Won't Heal - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Might Be Spiders...Might Be Wasps - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Popped and Drained - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Woke Up to the Pain - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

No Help from the Cream - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Started in Alaska and Keeps Coming Back - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Warm and Maybe Infected - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Bruised Thigh - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

From Little Mark to Big Abcess - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

From a Lawn Chair to This - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Spider Bite or Rash - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Didn't See the Culprit - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Didn't have Cream - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Don't Know Where the Spider is Hiding - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Don't Sleep in Blankets from the Camper - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Found the Black Widow in My Shorts - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Infected Bite - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Looked Like an Ingrown Hair - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Ouch on the Knee - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Taking Days to Heal - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

The Size of a Quarter - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Bite Near the Spine - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Don't Run Into Spider Webs - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Hobo Spider Bite? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Started with an Itch - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Clear Jellyfish in South Carolina - : Jellyfish Stings
Jellyfish stings carry their fair share of myths and misunderstanding. What's a box jellyfish? How is a Man-O-War different? Here are jellyfish sting pictures from readers just like you with stories of how they became.

Wading with the Granddaughter - : Jellyfish Stings
Jellyfish stings carry their fair share of myths and misunderstanding. What's a box jellyfish? How is a Man-O-War different? Here are jellyfish sting pictures from readers just like you with stories of how they became.

Maybe I was Bitten - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

The Little Devils will Find You - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Thought It was a Mosquito Bite - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Bite or Not, It's Infected - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

ER Says Infection--I Say Bite - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Hurts to Walk - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Like When I was Young - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Necrotic Arachnidism - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

No Idea - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Paranoid About Getting Bit Again - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

The Doc Diagnosed It as a Brown Recluse Bite - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Thought It was Acne - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

3 Dots on Wrist - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Surgeon Says Maybe Shingles - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Doc Said Don't Worry - : MRSA and Other Skin Infection Pictures
MRSA and other staph infections are often mistaken for spider bites. These readers share their skin infection pictures.

Itchy Stomach - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Boil on the Butt - : Skin Boils
Boils are usually blisters caused by skin infections. Boils can heal alone or may need to be treated by a doctor. About.com readers share their boils and skin infections.

Don't want to Pass It On - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Docs Don't Know - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Rash on Both Hands--Only 1 Itches - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

No Doctor No Money - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Not Like Brown Recluse, But... - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Southern California Brown Recluse Cousin? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Swollen Finger - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Worse Now than Before - : Jellyfish Stings
Jellyfish stings carry their fair share of myths and misunderstanding. What's a box jellyfish? How is a Man-O-War different? Here are jellyfish sting pictures from readers just like you with stories of how they became.

Bites on Face? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Just Found This - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Rash on Neck - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

5 Days Later - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Bite Scar - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Bite from Warehouse - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Came Through the Vent Fan - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Infected Ear - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Itchy and Swollen - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Brown Recluse Ulceration? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Burning Woke Me Up - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Could it be a Black Widow? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Don't Walk in the Desert - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Itchy Leg a Spider Bite? - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Thought it was a Flea Bite - : Spider Bite Pictures from Spider Bite Victims
Spider bites seem to be more common than the spiders doing the biting. See how other readers' spider bites look and learn about their experiences. Share your own spider bite story and pictures with other readers to let future spider bite victims know how to recognize them and what to expect from spider bite treatment.

Didn't have Vinegar - : Jellyfish Stings
Jellyfish stings carry their fair share of myths and misunderstanding. What's a box jellyfish? How is a Man-O-War different? Here are jellyfish sting pictures from readers just like you with stories of how they became.

Need a New Doctor - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Scratching Makes It Worse - : Skin Rashes
What does your rash look like? Have a rash you want to share? Want to see how your rash stacks up against others? These rash pictures from readers of About.com First Aid illustrate the various ways skin rashes can look. Their stories tell how skin rashes can feel.

Jellyfish Wrapped Around Arm - : Jellyfish Stings
Jellyfish stings carry their fair share of myths and misunderstanding. What's a box jellyfish? How is a Man-O-War different? Here are jellyfish sting pictures from readers just like you with stories of how they became.