Doctor Shows How To Safely Remove A Ring Without Destroying It

Whether you’re a child who started trying on rings in your mom’s jewelry box, or doctors need to remove a ring to save your finger, everybody can use this tip from Dr. Simon Carley, a teaching doctor at Manchester Metropolitan University’s Centre For Evidence Based Emergency Care.

Using the elastic band from a disposable surgical mask, he performs something of a magic trick that will help remove the smallest ring from the most swollen finger.

Even in a non-emergency situation, this can come in plenty handy. How many of you have tried to take off your wedding band lately? Been a while, right?


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