Category Archive: First Aid

Imodium’s Survival Applications: Why Carry It Everywhere

Imodium’s Survival Applications: Why Carry It Everywhere Ever heard of Imodium? It’s an anti-diarrhea medication that we happen to think you should carry absolutely everywhere. In fact, it’s something that we do carry every single day – no matter where we are or where we go. Over the counter medications like this one, that are …

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How To Suture a Wound on a Human or Animal

How To Suture A Wound on a Human or Animal Knowing how to suture a wound is very important, not only for SHTF situations but for daily routines like going hiking or camping where medical assistance could be a few hrs away. I know this sounds cliche but I honestly can say after watching this video …

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How to Tell If Your Cut Is Infected

How to Tell If Your Cut Is Infected

How to Tell If Your Cut Is Infected Learning about first aid is incredibly important for SHTF/emergency situation survival. If you’re going to make it through, you’ll likely have increased your chances by learning about at least some of the basics of first aid, and telling whether or not what you have is serious. Learn …

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10 Unbelievable Ordinary Things That Could Be Potential Lifesavers

10 Unbelievable Ordinary Things That Could Be Potential Lifesavers Who knew that regular ordinary household items and basic things we take for granted could come in so handy in an emergency. I am so glad I know this now. It just goes to show that if you think outside the box you can always get by with what you have …

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Six Natural Alternatives To Ibuprofen

Six Natural Alternatives To Ibuprofen The saying used to be, “Take two aspirin and call me in the morning,” but many people turn to ibuprofen to relieve inflammation, pain, and fever. This nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), available both over the counter and by prescription, is commonly used to treat arthritis, menstrual symptoms, headache, general aches …

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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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How To Make Honey Spice Throat Drops Recipe – With Healing Essential Oils

How To Make Honey Spice Throat Drops Recipe – with Healing Essential Oils Using natural remedies is going to be very common if SHTF. Let’s be honest, people will be taking the regular meds quicker, when I say taking, let’s take a second and think about it. People will be taking meds they wouldn’t normally take …

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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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Which Booze is Best for a Prepper Stockpile?

Which Booze is Best for a Prepper Stockpile? Do you stockpile alcohol in case of a SHTF/TEOTWAWKI situation? If you do, which kinds of booze are you stockpiling? It’s safe to say that not every kind of alcohol is ideal for a long-term stockpile. While this is true, it’s also very true that many alcohols …

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How To Make Insulin

How To Make Insulin In An Emergency Before you read this please note that this medical information on this site is provided as an information resource only, and is not to be used or relied on for any diagnostic or treatment purposes. If you have diabetes or are likely to get it or are concerned about …

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