For first-degree burns, the child's parent can put a cold-water compress on the area or run cold water on it and cover it with a clean bandage for protection.
Use only water from the cold-water tap for drinking, cooking, and making baby formula, since hot water is likely to contain higher levels of lead.
Increased consumption of fish, especially cold-water fish like salmon, mackerel, halibut, and tuna, provides a good source of omega-3 fatty acids.
For the rest of that night and for two to three nights following, a humidifier or cold-water vaporizer should be placed in the child's room.
Many studies point to the benefits of taking daily fish or krill oil supplements and eating a diet rich in cold-water fish.
Calamine lotion applied to affected skin can reduce irritation somewhat, as can cold-water compresses.
If you are in a pinch and the turkey is not completely thawed, the cold-water method is acceptable.
The best protein sources are lean meat and poultry, and cold-water fish (like salmon).
Cold-water lobster is the ideal because the meat is white and tender.