Debunking The Survival Myth Of Heating A Frostbite

Dealing With Frostbite

Outdoor enthusiasts are fighting a constant battle to regulate comfortable body temperature for staying outside longer during the winter months. Without proper clothing, and lacking the warmth of physical activity, most people are only comfortable when the temperature exceeds 80 degrees F.

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Sage – The versatile Medicinal Herb Growing In Your Yard

Sage – The Versatile Medicinal Herb Growing In Your Yard

Back in the day, old folks used to grow sage since they believed their house would be protected. There is even an old saying that goes something like this “A house by which sage grows, death avoids.” No, the plant will not make you immortal, but it will fight certain battles for you.

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Should You Use Expired Medication – Yay or Nay?

Should You Use Expired Medication

A lot of preppers are worrying about the day when medical care will no longer be available. They learn about first-aid, they stockpile various medications and prepare as best as possible when that dreaded day comes. A lot of them are asking about expired medications. Should they still use them past their expiration date, or should they throw them in the trash? Today we will try to find an answer to this critical question.

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How To Handle And Treat Animal Bites

How To Handle And Treat Animal Bites

When exploring the great outdoors, you always have to consider the possibility of running into one of its residents. While most of these encounters are harmless and leave you with nothing but a scare, in some circumstances, you may not be so lucky. If it’s got a mouth, you may very well end up with scars from animal bites, or even worse.

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Keeping Good Hygiene Without Your Usual Amenities

Keeping Good Hygiene Without Your Usual Amenities

Whenever I re-watch the movie Cast Away, I can’t help but notice that the hygiene situation is downplayed, and our hero seems to be doing just fine. However, if you think about it, the time he spent on that island without soap and other amenities is quite long. It always gets me thinking about what preppers would do in that type of a survival situation concerning their personal hygiene.

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Having A Vehicle Medical Kit Is Your Main Roadside Insurance

Having A Vehicle Medical Kit

The average prepper spends a lot of time on the road, they have to get to and from work, they have various shopping trips, or they vacation into the wilderness. If you are a survivalist and your main concern are bad roads, changing weather, and perhaps rioting that brings all traffic to a stop, having a proper vehicle medical kit can help you save lives.

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Rock Medicine For Survival – Using Minerals In First-Aid

Rock Medicine For Survival – Using Minerals In First Aid

In the quest for good health and relief from illnesses, man has traditionally turned to his surroundings in search of remedies to his many afflictions. Rock medicine is not a new concept, and what you will learn from this article was used for centuries by people all over the world.

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Surviving Anxiety – What Do CBD Gummies Make You Feel Like?

Gummies CBD

CBD gummies are suddenly everywhere. This relatively new CBD product has become incredibly popular, and anyone who has tried them seems to love them. It seems that people suffering from PTSD, anxiety and other such disorders are giving these a try

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Dealing With A Dental Emergency Off-The-Grid

Dental emergency when SHTF

A dental emergency can become a huge problem when professional medical aid is not available. It can bring down to its knees, even the strongest person out there, and all the survival chores you need to accomplish will have to wait until you take care of the dental emergency. Here are some tips to help you deal with a dental emergency in an inhospitable environment.

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Infectious Disease Control – All You Need To Know!

Infectious Disease Control

In today’s troubling times, contracting an infectious disease is easier than one may think. An infectious disease is a disorder caused by organisms (e.g., bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites) that have entered your body. Knowing how to protect yourself from such a disease is only half the battle, putting your knowledge into practice is actually the main step to win the war.

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Putting Together a Mountain Medical Kit

Building a Mountain Medical Kit

The bone protruding from the young man’s moist red jeans pulled the student’s blood to her feet. Her face became as pale as that of the victim lying on the ground. Unknown to the student, the “victim” was an artistic creation for the purpose of showing wilderness survival students how to react to medical emergencies in the wilderness.

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