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Commonly Overlooked Medical Supplies

Commonly Overlooked Medical Supplies

When preparing for medical needs, oftentimes preppers will just make sure to have the standard first aid kit items on hand and assume that’s good. Short-term treatment of wounds, bruises, and scrapes is great, of course. But you have to keep in mind that if you’re preparing for a long-term post-disaster scenario, you’re not just dressing for superficial wounds, you’re preparing yourself for a world without functioning hospitals or clinics. Here are some overlooked medical supplies you might not have thought of stocking up on: 1. Plastic Plastic sheeting or even thick black plastic garbage bags are crucial, especially for […]

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Basic Medical Supplies Available at the Dollar Store   

Basic Medical Supplies Available at the Dollar Store  

  If you have looked online or in stores for a first aid kit of any real worth you have probably noticed the price tag.  Kits of any kind tend to be over priced for the purpose of convenience, but over paying and not getting everything you need isn’t necessary.  If there is a dollar store in your area, and there probably is, then you can get everything you need for a basic first aid kit without over spending.  Here are a few items that you should look for.   Bandages General purpose bandages are going to much more useful […]

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