Category Archive: Medical

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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How To Make Your Own First Aid Antiseptic Ointment

How To Make Your Own First Aid Antiseptic Ointment This DIY antiseptic ointment is great for treating minor cuts, scraps, abrasions and whatnot, a lot of people like to use Neosporin or other antiseptic ointments, but did you know that instead of spending $5 to $10 on ointment, you can make your own DIY antiseptic …

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Homemade Pine Needle Cough Syrup

Homemade Pine Needle Cough Syrup This natural home remedy is useful to cut phlegm in the throat and lungs, and for opening air passages. It is high in vitamin C content, and can also be helpful for bladder conditions and in cases of leucorrhea. Because these pine needles can be found all year round knowing …

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8 Diseases To Beware Of After The SHTF

8 Diseases To Beware Of After The SHTF When people think about what the world will be like after the SHTF, they usually imagine power outages, food shortages, civil unrest, and so forth. But there’s another serious danger that people tend to forget about: diseases. The reason is because disease isn’t a major concern in …

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The Complete Guide to Using Super Glue for Cuts

The Complete Guide to Using Super Glue for Cuts How many of you already knew you could use super glue to seal closed cuts? How many of you have actually tried using this first aid technique? For those who are new to the concept, or who have heard about it but haven’t yet given it …

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10 Houseplants To Help You Sleep Better At Night

10 Houseplants To Help You Sleep Better At Night Getting a good night’s sleep isn’t a luxury, it is absolutely essential to being able to function properly during waking hours. A lack of quality sleep leads to a number of mental and concentration issues, including fatigue, moodiness, reduced creativity and problem-solving skills, inability to cope …

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This Little Weed is One of the Most Useful Medicines on the Planet

This Little Weed is One of the Most Useful Medicines on the Planet I can almost guarantee you have either killed, walked over, let a dog pee on or just totally ignored this little weed that is probably one of the planets most useful natural medicines you can find. I have this growing in my …

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How To Control Lice in a Survival Situation

How To Control Lice in a Survival Situation No one likes to think about lice, let alone talk or read about it. The truth is that in a survival situation, there will be a much higher chance of an infestation. With the lack of running water, proper sewage, and bad hygiene, extra steps will need …

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9 Medicinal Herbs For Fighting Pain

9 Medicinal Herbs For Fighting Pain I don’t know about you, but I’m no scientist. I can’t name any of the ingredients found in commonly used OTC drugs, and I certainly can’t make them. As a matter of fact, if and when possible, I prefer to take a more “natural” approach to treating my pain. …

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4 Easy Medicinal Plants You Can Grow (& Why to Grow Each)

4 Easy Medicinal Plants You Can Grow (& Why to Grow Each) Be self sufficient and be one step head with these 4 easy medicinal plants you can grow at your house today! Growing your own medicinal plants allows you to be more self-sufficient. It also potentially allows you to save money and reduce your dependence on shop …

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