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Ten Essential OTC Medications to Stockpile

Ten Essential OTC Medications to Stockpile Most of the following drugs were actually prescription medications when first released. (In higher dosages, several still are.) Although other OTC drugs are worth considering, these ten have been selected due to their ready availability, affordability, safety in both adults and children, and multi-use potential. Used alone or in …

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50 Items You Forgot To Put In Your Bug Out Bag

50 Items You Forgot To Put In Your Bug Out Bag Bug out bags are never really complete. Not only do you have to rotate the food and batteries and make sure everything is still in working order, you also have to ask yourself two questions: 1. Is there an item that would be better …

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The Ultimate Bug Out Bag Content List

The Ultimate Bug Out Bag Content List Most bug out bag lists you may find of the web are just that, lists. Preppers, new and old alike, may often wonder why a certain item is needed in a bug out bag.  The preparedness market is huge, with lots of gear for sale serving different purposes. …

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How To Make A Pill Bottle Survival Kit

How To Make A Pill Bottle Survival Kit We all know that any survival kit is better than no kit at all, that’s why I love the Altoid tin survival kits and now my new favorite, the pill bottle survival kit. Unlike their big brother kits, the EDC bags, these little pill bottle survival kits …

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GORP: The Better Bug Out Bag Survival Food

GORP: The Better Bug Out Bag Survival Food A lot of people carry emergency food in their backpack. It’s a great idea. It’s a good fail safe in case you can’t find or catch something to eat when you’re out in the wilderness. Most people carry some sort of dehydrated food. Some carry energy bars. …

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How To Build The Ultimate 25 Pound Bug Out Bag

How To Build The Ultimate 25 Pound Bug Out Bag There are a lot of things that people pack in their bug out bags for survival and sometimes even for comfort. Unfortunately, you can’t have everything because you can only carry so much. A lot of people throw around weights like “no more than 50-60 …

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Winter Emergency Car Kit Suggestions

Winter Emergency Car Kit Suggestions Most of us believe it or not do not have any kind of kit for emergencies in our car. I think the statistics is like 7% of Americans have an emergency kit for that just in case moment. I personally have a small tote I keep in the trunk of …

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5.11 Rush 72 Tactical Backpack Review – the perfect bug out bag?

5.11 Rush 72 Tactical Backpack Review – the perfect bug out bag? If you post a question on any prepper or survival forum about which backpack is the best bug out bag out there on the market, you’ll get a lot of different answers. One bag that almost always is suggested though is the 5.11 …

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7 Unusual Multi-Purpose Items for Survival

7 Unusual Multi-Purpose Items for Survival I personally think that this article in the link below is a perfect example for why having multi purpose items in your house or bug out bag is always the best option. What I mean by that is, say you are a woman or you have women in your …

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12 Essential Survival Items Under $12

12 Essential Survival Items Under $12 Stocking up on prepper or survival gear can get expensive. Most of the time, if you go with the cheap versions of things, you get items that won’t work as advertised. That could be life-threatening in a survival situation. Imagine being stuck out in the middle of the wilderness …

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