Even though time is a limited resource, we still have 24 hours in a day, which is plenty to do what needs to be done. You just have to reevaluate your priorities. No, I’m not suggesting you abandon spending time with your family or anything so drastic. But then again, isn’t safeguarding your family the reason you’re prepping in the first place? Some readers may work 10 or more … [Read more...] about Six Quick Tips to Optimize Your Time for Prepping
Medical Care and Metal Mindset
Go beyond first aid and CPR - learn about alternative and advanced survival medical techniques. Also, learn to develop the proper mindset that will keep you mentally strong so that you can survive the worst...
by Nisha Did you know that more than two-thirds of the population are likely to experience traumatic events in their lifespan? Traumatic events or disasters can result in a wide range of physical and mental health consequences. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, also known as PTSD, is a severe and potentially weakening condition that can happen to those who have experienced … [Read more...] about What Everyone Should Know About PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder)
What you need to have and what you should have... First Aid Kits or Medical Kits are absolutely essential to you and your families continued survival in any situation. Quite simply, without a medical kit and the knowledge how to use it, you will succumb eventually, certainly water, shelter, food and fire are important. However, without a medical kit, especially individuals … [Read more...] about First Aid Kits, Medical Kits for the Disabled/and Normal Daily Prepper
Dr. John G. Steuterman, Jr. Dental disease is, by far, the most common malady that affects all mammals. Dental problems remain the LEADING cause of employee absenteeism. No other disease state comes close to the extent of problems that untended dental disease causes in the human race. There are only three basic problems that folks need to be concerned about: caries … [Read more...] about Dental Health Off the Grid and When SHTF
by Joe Alton MD Medical preparedness is an important part of surviving a disaster scenario and, indeed, many believe that they can handle any emergency if the grid goes down. For those who are trained to stabilize and transport, that may be true for typical injuries due to trauma. The true survival medic, however, is the end of the line for medical care, not a way-station to a … [Read more...] about How to Handle Dental Emergencies In Survival Situations
I am writing this product review more as a question than as an actual product review. My experience is that this product works so well that everyone should have it in the medicine chest. I am writing the “review” because I do not understand how it works. Yes, I have read the studies that show zinc lozenges significantly reduce the number of sick days. I have researched “what … [Read more...] about Life Extension Enhanced Zinc Lozenges
by Grandma The other day, a friend of mine posted pictures of her husband’s trip to the emergency room of our local hospital. The picture showed his hand with that tell-tale sign of blood poisoning the blue line traveling up his arm from wrist to elbow. He had been cutting wood the day before and got a splinter in his finger, but because he pulled it out right away, and it … [Read more...] about Paper Cuts Will Kill You!