16 Things You Should Have In Your First Aid Kit
Be Prepared

Be Prepared

From a simple scraped knee to a broken bone, one thing is for sure: Accidents happen. But you can be prepared by adding a few items to your home care arsenal. You can buy prepackaged first aid kits, but you may be better off building your own. Head to your local pharmacy to pick up the following must-have items for your kit.

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