1. Emergency Preparedness: Automobile

    My mother was meeting me for lunch awhile back, and had scraped her knee shortly before arriving. I've always kept a first-aid kit and emergency supplies bag in my car since I started driving, but find it quite difficult to find anything in the one pocket sack which was filled with zip-loc bags holding various medical supplies, so I decided to do something about it.

    I've never liked the standard first-aid kits which you can buy at the supermarket, Wal-Mart, etc. For one thing, they ...