5 Essential Items That Should Be in Your First Aid Kit

By John, published on Mar 04, 2022
10 months, 4 weeks ago | 2 min read
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5 Essential Items That Should Be in Your First Aid Kit

A well-stocked first aid kit is essential for any household. Whether you are dealing with a minor scrape or a more serious injury, having the necessary supplies on hand can make a world of difference. It is also important to know what items to include in your first aid kit so you can be prepared for any type of emergency situations. Read on to find out what are some of the essentials that every first aid kit should contain.

1. Plasters

Whether you have a blister from a new shoe, a papercut or got nicked while using a can opener, plasters are the go-to “saviour” for any minor bleeds that you might get on your fingers or feet. Be sure to have several boxes of plasters in your first aid kit, including waterproof ones, to ensure that you have enough to change into new ones after every shower.

2. Oral Digital Thermometer

Think you might be running a fever? Find out in no time with a digital oral thermometer. This way, you can find out if you are under the weather and continue monitoring your temperature conveniently whenever you fall ill. Keeping a thermometer in your first aid kit also ensures that you will be able to find it whenever you need it. Using a digital thermometers are also the most accurate way to take body temperature, as compared to other methods.

3. Panadol

Headaches might not warrant visit to the doctor, but it can affect your day drastically. Headaches can cause a dip in your productivity level, lethargy and not to mention a loss of appetite, but all these symptoms can be easily alleviated with Panadol, the go-to medication for headaches for Singaporeans. If you tend to have stronger headaches, consider purchasing a 120-caplet box of Panadol or Panadol Extra.

4. Po Chai Pills

Having a stomacheache or experiencing gastrointestinal discomfort? Po Chai pills are a great remedy that can help to relief symptoms of stomachaches by helping to regulate gasrointestinal health. Packaged in small bottles with mini pills, the medication is easy to swallow and can even help to prevent motion sickness. Po Chai pills are definitely an essential for Singaporean homes.

5. ART Test Kit

If you have come into contact with a Covid-positive individual or are feeling under the weather, taking an ART test in the comfort of your own home can offer you peace of mind during the time of the pandemic. Having several boxes of ART test kits in your first aid kit can definitely help during these uncertain times.

Stay Well Prepared and Get Your First Aid Kit Supplies at Stationery World Today

Here at Stationery World, we have everything that you need for your first aid kit at home, in the office or even your car. You can find anything from first aid kit boxes to bandages and Panadol from our online store now. Visit our website to browse through our full catalogue now.

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