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Accidents are called as such because they happen to people when they least expect it. Thus, the
best advice to give is to be always prepared for the inevitable to make its effects less serious and
Being prepared for an accident means having a first aid kit in places or areas where you or your
family usually stays. First aid kits are a necessity in your homes, your vehicle and even in your
office.You never know when and where an accident will strike so it is best to be always prepared.
There are pharmacies and other establishments selling ready made first aid kits. However,preparing
your own first aid kit can be better because you know what the possibilities in your horizon are in
terms of accidents. And you know what is in your kit and you can easily get that item for whoever
The basic medical supplies for minor medical emergencies are cotton, hydrogen peroxide,alcohol
For camping, you need an insect repellant, aloe vera cream or gel for sunburns, pain relievers, basic
medicines for head and stomach aches, diarrhea or irregular bowel movements and your doctor’s number .
A family that usually goes on picnics or go traveling using the family car or recreational vehicle
should carry with them a first aid kit. The first aid kit for travelers should be waterproof, easy to
access and the medicines are easily identifiable.
Always keep your first aid kits clean and the medicines updated. It would be better if you can make
an outline or a list of the contents of your first aid kit so that you will be able to know in a glance
what you have inside.