Category Archive: Medical

How to Suture a Wound

Suture a Wound 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 that I feel confident enough to …

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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 …

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21 Things To Stockpile For Pandemic Survival

21 Things To Stockpile For Pandemic Survival This may possibly be one of the most important articles you read this year. With all of the Ebola and flesh eating viruses going around right now, a pandemic of biblical proportions may be just around the corner. When prepping, most of us do not or have not …

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3 Exercises That Can Realign Your Body and Ease Low-Back Pain

3 Exercises That Can Realign Your Body and Ease Low-Back Pain When preparing for emergencies or you are looking for a more natural way to treat back ache, exercise can help. If the SHTF you may not have enough pain meds to keep your pain at bay for the long term. There are lots of …

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How To Make Pineapple Weed Tea

How To Make Pineapple Weed Tea If you are like me you may not have even heard of pineapple weed. It is mostly found in the western parts of the US but it still grows in the east. Pineapple weed likes to grow in poor soil, that’s why it favors the western US. I have …

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Stop The Itch: Natural Mosquito Bite Remedies

Stop The Itch: Natural Mosquito Bite Remedies Are you looking for natural ways to ease the bites of those nasty mosquito’s? I know I am. Deet has been used for years to repel mosquito’s and although it works well Deet can be bad for you. Persons who use very high concentrations of DEET on their skin …

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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 the modern pain killers this ginger press will rock your socks off. My wife is a health nut, she likes to run and exercise pretty much daily. Last week she fell and hurt her …

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Plants and Their Uses as Natural Remedies

Plants and Their Uses as Natural Remedies There are a lot of different plants that can be used as natural remedies. The first plant is chamomile. The common ailments that the chamomile can be used to treat is an upset stomach, cramps, and even the stomach flu. This is why most of the time, when …

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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 had …

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Household Medications For Pets

Household Medications For Pets If SHTF or you are hundreds of miles away from a Vet… this chart of household medications may just help your beloved pet in an emergency. I am not a Vet, I do not know if using these medications will harm your pet, so always seek advice from a trained veterinarian …

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5 Natural Sunburn Remedies to Instantly Stop Pain and Prevent Peeling

5 Natural Sunburn Remedies to Instantly Stop Pain and Prevent Peeling Check out these amazing natural sunburn remedies to instantly stop pain and prevent peeling. Natural sunburn remedies are just great to know. If you are at home and you find yourself burnt from the sun and you have no other store bought creams or …

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Amazing Home Remedies for Poison Ivy Rash

Amazing Home Remedies for Poison Ivy Rash These amazing home remedies for poison ivy rash will certainly amaze you. I have never been touched by poison ivy and I am thankful for that but a few weeks ago, my dad of 80 did and that made me frantically search for home remedies as he is …

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10 Ways To Get Rid Of A Cold Sore Fast

10 Ways To Get Rid Of A Cold Sore Fast Check out these awesome 10 Ways To Get Rid Of A Cold Sore Fast. all of them are natural and probably have them laying around the house. I am lucky, I have never had a cold sore and thank god this probably means I am immune …

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Poisonous Mushrooms 101

Poisonous Mushrooms 101 Beware of Poisonous Mushrooms… One wrong mouthful and you could die! Thats how deadly they can be! I am no expert at mushrooms and I do not pretend to be… I went hunting for some good info on this subject and I came across his article from natureskills.com. It is a great article and …

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19 Medicinal Trees

19 Medicinal Trees Check out these amazing 19 Medicinal Trees and if you find yourself in an emergency situation use mother natures natural pharmacy to help with your ailments. As this is a medical article please read our disclaimer before continuing. If you live in north America or parts of Europe there are many trees that …

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