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The Cattail – The Super Walmart Of The Swamp

The Cattail – The Super Walmart Of The Swamp The Cattail is truly one amazing survival plant. It pretty much grows anywhere in America and knowing this information could save your life. I can think of no other North American plant that is more useful than the cattail. This wonderful plant is a virtual gold …

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How To Make A Ginger Press To Relieve Pain

How To Make A Ginger Press To Relieve Pain If you are trying to be more natural and rely less on modern pain killers this ginger press may be exactly what you are looking for. My wife is a health nut, she likes to run and exercise pretty much daily. Last week she fell and hurt …

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Why You Need to Add Parsley to Your Prepper Garden

Why You Need to Add Parsley to Your Prepper Garden There are many herbs that fall under two categories: spice and medicinal. What may surprise many people, even preppers, is that adding parsley to your garden is another way to get both from one plant! This simple, unassuming plant is actually a quiet hero just …

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How And Why To Make Activated Charcoal

How And Why To Make Activated Charcoal Knowing how to make activated charcoal is great knowledge to have! There are several benefits and uses of this, but the uses for survival are what we are interested in today Did you know that it can be given to poison victims to absorb the poison before it does …

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19 Bizarre Home Cures That Work

19 Bizarre Home Cures That Work Of course there are some health staples you should never be without—bandages or OTC pain relievers come to mind. But you can treat or cure a surprising number of minor ailments with these unexpected household objects and foods. When I saw this I thought it would be like the …

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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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The 55 Best Herbal Remedies Known To Man

The 55 Best Herbal Remedies Known To Man While some people may dismiss herbal remedies as quackery, the use of botanicals is well rooted in medical practice. Ancient doctors methodically collected information about herbs and developed well-defined pharmacopoeias to treat a variety of ailments. More than a quarter of all drugs used today contain active …

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Harvesting Aloe Gel Straight from the Plant: Step-by-Step Instructions

Harvesting Aloe Gel Straight from the Plant: Step-by-Step Instructions If you would like two or more aloe plants, just get one and as it grows you can separate the plant, including a portion of the root, and replanted it. It will form an entirely new plant! I am so doing this, today! For harvesting the …

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Everything You Need to Know About Planting and Harvesting Garlic

Everything You Need to Know About Planting and Harvesting Garlic   Garlic has potent antibacterial, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, and anti-cancer properties in addition to being beneficial for heart health and iron assimilation. You’ll need to do a little research on how to prepare and use these. For instance, garlic is more effective chewed or chopped than …

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Everything You Ever Need To Know About Colloidal Silver

Everything You Ever Need To Know About Colloidal Silver   Colloidal Silver has been used for centuries and written out of the history books. See why and learn how making this could help you fight off viruses and disease. I have heard about Colloidal Silver and even read about it to a small extent, I have …

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