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6 First-Aid Essentials in Your Purse

  • September 5, 2011
  • 5:01 pm

4. Uncoated aspirin

It’s not just for headaches. If you have heart attack symptoms, it could be lifesaving. Chew one and seek emergency care.

Are you having a heart attack? The 10 symptoms you shouldn’t ignore.

5. Tweezers

They can remove splinters, bug stingers, and glass from cuts.

6. Bandages/Band-Aids

If you get a blister while on the run, your feet will thank you.

How to stop foot pain in its tracks.

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11:33AM PST on Dec 25, 2013

Good tips,thanks for sharing

7:51PM PDT on Jun 1, 2013

Need to put a few "extras" such as these in my bag. Thanks for the info!

8:32AM PST on Feb 24, 2013

Thank you

12:25AM PST on Feb 6, 2013

Thanks

9:54PM PDT on Jun 30, 2012

ty, shared with my mom and sister

9:54PM PDT on Jun 30, 2012

ty, shared with my mom and sister

9:54PM PDT on Jun 30, 2012

ty, shared with my mom and sister

2:37PM PDT on Mar 21, 2012

Thanks

2:07PM PST on Feb 18, 2012

Here's a quick video on purse essentials I find I need today http://bit.ly/zOYItN

5:44AM PDT on Oct 9, 2011

Is it safe to use super glue ? isn't it oxic?

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