First-Aid Kit

Wilkinson, Brook
November 2003
Conde Nast Traveler;Nov2003, Vol. 38 Issue 11, p130
Recommends first-aid supplies ideal for travelling. Antacids and laxatives; Oral dehydration solution; Water purification tablets.


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