Category Archive: First Aid

Use Cayenne Pepper To Stop Injuries From Bleeding

Use Cayenne Pepper To Stop Injuries From Bleeding DISCLAIMER ON MEDICAL COMMENTS & ADVICE GIVEN Please note that the below information is designed to provide general information on the topics presented. It is provided with the understanding that the expert is not engaged in rendering any medical or professional services in the information provided below. …

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How To Make Vicks Vapor Shower Disks

How To Make Vicks Vapor Shower Disks I previously did a post on why we need to stock up on “Vicks Vapor Rub”, you should check it out. I was surfing the web for articles and I came across this baby! How To Make “Vicks Vapor Shower Disks” this is awesome. Vicks actually sell these ready …

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13 First Aid Myths That Could Get Someone Hurt (Or Worse)

13 First Aid Myths That Could Get Someone Hurt (Or Worse) When the Internet first came along, many people likened it to the advent of the Gutenberg press, only better. For the first time in history, the collective knowledge of the human race was just a few clicks away. Ignorance was to become a thing …

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25 Must Have Items for Your Survival Hygiene Kit

25 Must Have Items for Your Survival Hygiene Kit Hygiene goes beyond shampoo and soap. Your hygiene also affects far more than just being clean! Being clean helps your mental state and helps keep even minor cuts and scrapes from getting infected. Your survival hygiene kit should be able to handle all of the things …

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Dealing With Wounds In Survival Situations

Dealing With Wounds In Survival Situations Most wounds are treated as if they’re no big deal in the civilized world. Our access to clean conditions, medical supplies and medicine itself make minor wounds like scrapes something barely paid any attention to. When all of that is taken away or when your supplies are limited, the …

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How To Make A Herbal Tincture For Migraines

How To Make A Herbal Tincture For Migraines If you suffer with migraines and want to stop taking man made medication this may be for you. Fortunately, Andrea from FrugallySustainable.com has given us reason to adapt natural remedies to ease the pain away especially migraine. They concocted a powerful herbal tincture for pain including lemon balm …

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How To Start An IV

How To Start An IV I think knowing how to start an IV is so valuable I went hunting for a great article showing us how to. I hate blood and get weak when I see it but in an emergency knowing how to do this could save you or your family, so it is …

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18 Herbal Remedies for Aches and Pains

18 Herbal Remedies for Aches and Pains In a SHTF situation, having access to any kind of supply of modern medicine will be a very rare thing. Humanity will be forced to go back to herbal treatments for their ailments. While society would have you believe that herbal treatments and remedies aren’t as good or …

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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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12 Surprising Reasons To Add Vicks VapoRub To Your Stockpile List

12 Surprising Reasons To Add Vicks VapoRub To Your Stockpile List I have been considering getting a few pots of this amazing stuff. I remember my mom using it on my back and feet as a child and honestly I like it and I love the smell. 🙂 After reading the article below on the …

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