Usually, keeping a first aid kit is always necessary. When going out on any excursion trip or camping, its importance increases. You never know where you might encounter some kinds of injuries. If you are going out for camping in forest area, you need to keep safe from poisonous plants, mosquitoes, etc. If you get a cut and have nothing to treat it, you can develop severe infection. Some injuries can be life taking also. Chances are high of Lacerations, bites from venomous animals like scorpions, bees, snakes, catfish, jellyfish, etc. If their sting is not treated immediately they can even kill you. Disease causing animals such as ticks, crocodilians, sand flies can also attack you.
Infection can originate from drinking water, food, animal contact or sleeping in a dirty place. Bone fracture due to fall has a high chance. Sprain of any kind, especially in the ankle can happen. Burns from any fire source can affect you. It is difficult for our body to adjust in too hot or too cold temperature. Extreme cold weather can lead to hypothermia, and too hot temperature can lead to hyperthermia. Both the conditions are very dangerous for our body. We need some supplement to protect us from these two extreme conditions. When we are on camp any unexpected situation can arise, and result in heart attack due to any sudden shock. Change in surrounding condition abruptly can also lead to cardiac arrest.
Haemorrhage can occur to almost anyone. Heart attack and haemorrhage can happen to people of any age. Though its risks are high in older people, its chances in younger people are not bleak. For any of the above conditions, you will need a first aid kit. Keep all necessary items in it. Camping opportunities are limited only till our imagination. You can choose any place in this world. Keep it safe and do not risk your life.