17 Items Every First-Aid Kit Should Have

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When an emergency strikes, you don’t want to find yourself short on supplies. Take control of your health and safety — not to mention your peace of mind — by customizing your own first-aid kit.

We’ve rounded up a variety of essential items that no first-aid kit should be without. All of these items get four stars or better from reviewers on Amazon.

You’ll want to compare prices around the web, though, to be sure you’re getting the best deal. Also, note that although prices you see here will almost always be accurate, they do sometimes differ slightly from what you will find on Amazon.