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webmaster | 06/21/12

Ah, summer. The season of sun and fun — and sunburns, stings and scraped knees.

“Be prepared for minor injuries and illnesses by making sure you have well-stocked first aid kits in your home and in your car,” says Kim Golding, director of emergency services at Madera Community Hospital.

Here is what to include:

  • Wound dressings, including elastic wraps, gauze, cloth tape and adhesive bandages...

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