You will see the complete Kaiser Daily Health Policy Statement, search the archives, or sign up for email delivery of in-depth coverage of health policy developments, discussions and debates. The Kaiser Daily Health Policy Report is released for Kaisernetwork.org, a free support of The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Copyright 2009 Advisory Board Firm and Kaiser Family Foundation. All rights reserved.. Also in Global Health News: Uganda malaria efforts; child mortality in Vietnam; refugee wellness; U.S.Sprains and strains generally cause swelling and discomfort, and there may be bruises around the wounded area. Most strains and sprains, after appropriate medical evaluation, could be treated in the home. How to proceed: For a Suspected Broken Bone: Do not move a kid whose damage involves the throat or back, unless he or she is in imminent danger. Movement could cause serious nerve damage. Phone for emergency medical help. If the child must be moved, the neck and back should be immobilized first completely, ideally with at least one other person assisting you. Keeping the relative head, neck, and back in alignment, move the kid together as a device. If a child comes with an open up break call 911 immediately. When there is severe bleeding, apply pressure on the bleeding region with a gauze pad or a clean little bit of clothing or various other material.