Preparing for a Natural Disaster Easily At Home

Preparing for a Natural Disaster Easily At Home

A natural disaster is any naturally occurring event that is devastating to the environment and its population. More often than not, these disasters are unpredictable, and the best people can do is to be prepared. The recent accidents that have occurred all over the world are heart-wrenching and beyond horrifying to witness, let alone experience.

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EMP and Its Effects On Your Day To Day Equipment

EMP and Its Effects On Your Day To Day Equipment

EMP, electromagnetic pulse, is the enormous radio spectrum energy given off whenever an atomic weapon is detonated, or a coronal mass ejection (CME) occurs. The EMP and its effects can be considered as life-altering/changing events. The EMP is currently the main concern of our government, and the U.S. army has been shielding itself for such an event.

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Improvised Suppressor: Keeping Quiet When It Counts

Improvised Suppressor: Keeping Quiet When It Counts

When “S” hits the fan, the element of concealment may become a prepper’s greatest safety net. In times of disaster and civil unrest, commodities and daily necessities become incredibly valuable. Having a suppressor for your firearm will help you keep a low profile. Because of this, the well-equipped prepper may have to face threats never faced before.

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The Lost Art Of Digging or Drilling A Water Well

The Lost Art Of Digging or Drilling A Water Well

Having a supply of water in your home saves a lot of troubles. With the average person using tens or even hundreds of gallons of water a day, the prospect of having to carry water from a nearby spring, river, or lake is almost impossible to imagine without making a major change in lifestyle. Digging or drilling a water well is the best option you have, although it has nearly become a lost art.

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The Importance of Triage In Field Medicine – Part II

The Importance of Triage In Field Medicine

Simple triage is usually used in a scene of an accident or “mass-casualty incident” (MCI), in order to sort patients into those who need critical attention and immediate transport to the hospital and those with less serious injuries. This step can be started before transportation becomes available.

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The Importance of Triage In Field Medicine – Part I

The Importance of Triage In Field Medicine – Part I

The most important aspect of Disaster Emergency Medicine (DEM) is the quality of the first care rendered to a casualty in the field. The importance of triage becomes obvious in field medicine as the fate of a victim suffering a severe illness or injury is directly related to the amount of time it takes to obtain medical care and the thoroughness of the care that is given.

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How Radiation Kills, and How to Protect Yourself in a Nuclear Disaster

How Radiation Kills, and How to Protect Yourself in a Nuclear Disaster

Most guides simply explain how to protect yourself against radiation poisoning. You can’t see, hear, smell, touch, nor taste it, but radiation is everywhere, and it’s quite powerful. Some nuclear devices on Earth today can produce enough radiation to literally melt your bones and tissue.

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Nutritional Requirements For Preppers And Survivalists

Nutritional Requirements For Preppers And Survivalists

Survivalists, through their activities, make special metabolic demands on their bodies, and they must be physically prepared to meet these demands. These demands call for the repairing of damaged tissues, the recuperation of fatigued muscles, and the regeneration of energy, and they all necessitate a balanced and adequate diet that provides all nutritional requirements.

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From Survival Watches to Solar Power: Innovative Technologies A Prepper Can Count On

From Survival Watches to Solar Power: Innovative Technologies A Prepper Can Count On

As consumers, we are in a hurricane of products. Each year companies are pressured to put out more gear and better gear. They have stakeholders to please, so they must sell that gear, too. If you are doing your homework, you will find great new gear for your bugout bag each year. There will always be those staples that just get the job done. Still, it’s important that you take advantage of the advances in technology.

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