This article explains how to properly clean an open wound. Rubbing alcohol and hydrogen peroxide should never be used. Find out what should be used, instead.
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No matter how insignificant you think a cut, abrasion, puncture or burn is, it's always best to give the wound a quick clean. Learn how to prevent infection.