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This is a list that was forwarded to me. I have reviewed it and feel that it is a good solid list for a kit that anyone would be lucky to have in an emergency. Their advice on rotating certain types of dressing is excellent. This is something that is easy to forget about. As with any list, yours may vary depending on your expertise. Remember all the equipment in the world won’t do you any good if you don’t have someone with the expertise to use it correctly.
I like to see these items in my ideal well-stocked first aid kit.…Read More...
Here is a list of First Aid supplies for your home, but remember the best first aid kit is only as good as the person using it. Take at least the Red Cross Advanced First Aid and CPR courses. Get good reference books. (I will post a review of some in the near future).
Remember in a serious injury you will use more dressings that you ever expect. Don’t short change yourself on supplies.
Find a good box or bag to store the supplies in. Inspect your kit yearly, things like adhesive tape have a shelf life as well as the over the counter medicines.…Read More...