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First Aid Kit

First-Aid Kits for Outdoor Adventurers

First-Aid Kits for Outdoor Adventurers Some prepackaged first aid kits are better than others. Here are some near-perfect prepackaged kits that are available: The Walkabout First Aid Kit from Atwater and Carey. In addition to the usual first aid accouterments, you'll also find pill vials, sting-relief pads, antibiotics, and antihistamines (Benadryl). The nylon case has plenty of room for extras you might want to take along. read more

Quick: Get Me a Bandage! Creative Writing Activity

Children use their imagination as they tell why they need a bandage. read more

Special First-Aid Items for Children Under 12

Special First-Aid Items for Children Under 12 Remember that trip your whole family took to Williamsburg—when your youngest child suddenly got the worst cold of her life? The fact is that young kids tend to experience sudden illnesses more often than their older siblings or their parents. Further, young kids need different doses of medication and treatment. They can take the same medications and ointments as their older counterparts, but NOT AS MUCH. read more

The 21 First-Aid Items Every Home Should Have

The 21 First-Aid Items Every Home Should Have The following items are necessities for any first-aid kit. Prepackaged kits are great for the road. You can buy inexpensive “all-purpose” kits to keep in each of your cars and in almost every room of your house! read more