First Aid
In any emergency, you or a family member may be cut, burned or suffer other injuries. Keep the following basic first aid supplies so you are prepared to help when someone is hurt.

  • Two pairs of disposable gloves

  • Sterile dressings to stop bleeding

  • Cleansing agent/soap and antibiotic towelettes to disinfect

  • Antibiotic ointment to prevent infection

  • Burn ointment

  • Adhesive bandages in a variety of sizes

  • Eye wash solution to flush the eyes or as general decontaminant

  • Scissors

  • Over-the-counter medicines such as Aspirin or other pain reliever, laxative, anti-diarrhea medication

  • Prescription medications you take every day such as insulin, heart medicine, or asthma inhaler

  • Prescribed medical supplies such as glucose monitoring equipment or blood pressure monitors