Having a first aid kit is a necessity for every medicine cabinet. So what is the need for this indispensable kit? That will depend on what it’s intended uses are. Not every item in the supply will be required for the proposed use.
There is typically a large inventory required for a first aid kit. However depending on where the kit will be kept not all these items are necessary. When packing be sure to plan ahead, think of what may be needed in an emergency situation. For example if you are planning to go on a camping trip, things such as bandages, antibiotic cream, calamine lotion, extra batteries for flashlights, and alcohol wipes would be good to pack. For the beach extra sunscreen, aloe vera or another type of lotion to help with sunburns and bandages would be good choices. (more…)