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Disaster Kit
 

Water:

  Plan on using one gallon of water per person per day.
  Store water in plastic containers such as soft drink bottles.
  Avoid using containers that will decompose or break, such as mason jars or glass bottles.
  Use water for health.
  Because water is so important to human survival, it should never be withheld.
  Drink at least two quarts per day, as long as supplies last, and look for alternative sources

Food:

Choose foods that require no refrigeration, cooking, or preparation and are compact and lightweight. If food must be cooked, include a can of Sterno and a manual can-opener.

  Ready-to-eat canned meats, fruits, vegetables and starches
  Staples-sugar, salt, pepper
  Rice, pasta for energy (store extra water)
  Vitamins
  Canned juices, milk, soup (if powdered, store extra water)
  Stress – comfort foods – cookies, hard candy, sweetened cereals
  High energy foods – peanut butter, jelly, crackers, nuts, health food bars, trail mix

First Aid Kit:

  Assorted adhesive bandages (Band-Aids)
  4-inch gauze pads
  3-inch sterile roller bandages
  Hypoallergenic adhesive tape
  Scissors
  Tweezers
  Needles and suture or fine thread
  Antiseptic
  Thermometer
  Tongue depressors
  Tube of petroleum jelly or other lubricant
  Safety pins, assorted sizes
  Syrup of Ipecac (use to induce vomiting)
  Latex gloves (2 pair)
  Sunscreen
  Aspirin or non-aspirin pain reliever
  2-inch sterile gauze pads (4-6)
  Triangular bandages (3)
  2-inch sterile roller bandages (3 rolls)
  Moistened towelettes
  Anti-diarrhea medication
  Antacid
  Soap
  Laxative

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