SECTION 7

ASSEMBLING A
TRAVEL MEDICAL KIT

A SOUND BASE OF KNOWLEDGE will be the most powerful item in your travel medical kit, but it is also important to bring certain supplies and equipment with you. The farther from emergency medical services or definitive medical care you plan to travel, the more well-equipped your medical kit should be.

The following are some items to consider including in your kit. This isn’t a comprehensive list, and these items are just suggestions. Customize your travel medical kit based on where you plan to travel and your health status.

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