The inventor of adhesive bandages: how Earle Dickson revolutionised first aid

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When we think of household inventions, adhesive bandages may not be the first thing that comes to mind. Yet, these small, essential items have saved countless minor injuries from becoming major issues.

The story behind the invention of adhesive bandages is a heartwarming tale of innovation and care. Meet Earle Dickson, the man who created adhesive bandages to help his accident-prone wife, and learn how his invention changed first aid forever. Read


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