Looking for a life makeover? Grab an issue of the January-February 2016 issue of Good Housekeeping Philippines for tips on how to eat well, become physically and financially fit, and take chances on love again, beginning with the cover story of Heart Evangelista.

Grab a copy now!

Good Housekeeping
Paula Bianca Abiog, Contributor
April 01, 2012

Keep Safe: 16 Things to Include in Your Travel First Aid Kit

Don't leave home without these medicines and medical supplies. By Paula Bianca Abiog
LIKE US ON FACEBOOK!

article2_first-aid-kit.jpgOn the road, you’re more likely to get a stomachache or even fever as your body acclimatizes to a new environment. You definitely don’t want to get caught in the middle of your family vacation without proper medication, especially when you’re traveling with children. Drugstores and clinics may not always be nearby, so it’s better to think ahead and bring a first aid kit along with your other travel essentials.

Dr. Malou Mallari, Family Medicine Consultant for Caritas Health Shield, says, “Every time a family is on a long journey, they must always be prepared with medicines and medical supplies, most especially if one or more of the family members have hypertension, diabetes, asthma, or hypersensitivity problems.”

Browse through the gallery for Dr. Mallari’s suggestions on what medicines and medical supplies to pack in your travel first aid kits.

(First published in the March 2007 issue of Good Housekeeping Philippines, Good Health section as “Travel First Aid;” adapted for use in Female Network; photo by Marcin Wichary via Flickr Creative Commons)

LIKE US ON FACEBOOK!
Page 1 of 1

Tags: r, h, i, i, r, c
COMMENTS
Name :
Email :
Website :
Comment :
Security Image
 
 
NOTE: FemaleNetwork.com is a CLEAN ZONE. Editors reserve the right to delete obscene comments.
Filter comments by:
  • Be the first one to comment...
Filter comments by:
 
follow us
Paula Bianca Abiog
Contributor
LATEST Articles
MOST READ Articles
5 Great Valentine’s Day Reads for the Romantic Bookworm
Get page after page of warm and fuzzy feelings!  Feb 12, 2016 
11 Reasons To Stay Home This Long Weekend
Turn that alarm clock off for the next few days.  Feb 05, 2016 
This A Capella Medley of Disney Songs Will Make Your Day
It'll be so worth it, we promise.   Feb 04, 2016 
4 Cat Cafes That You Need to Visit
They're Neko Atsume in real life.  Feb 03, 2016 
ADVERTISEMENT