Category: Dental


Massive Survival & Preparedness Printable PDF Collection

Massive Survival & Preparedness Printable PDF Collection - Print out a this massive collection of PDF files as reference for a possible SHTF scenario, and keeping it in a nice safe spot. A single printed survival manual may save you or a loved one at some future date.

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The Realities Of Tooth Removal In A SHTF Situation

The Realities Of Tooth Removal In A SHTF Situation - Here is the bottom line on removing teeth. I've been doing it for almost 35 years, and I would be lying if I told you that I thought I could unload one of my own without proper instruments and sufficient local anesthetic. Without "novocaine," taking out an infected or acutely inflamed permanent tooth would be more difficult that using a pliers to remove one of your fingernails. Even if you managed to remove a portion of the tooth, whatever remains will still provide a nice dinner for every bacteria that enters your mouth. Post-extraction infection can be life-threatening, especially if the source of that infection is still nestled in your jaw bone. Even the most potent antibiotics wouldn't control the infection for long.

There are few things in life that can alter physical, mental and emotional states as quickly as a severe toothache. Assuming the offending tooth needs to be removed due to either infection or trauma, it would be prudent to seek the services of a qualified professional. However, if the SHTF prepper has a chopper or …

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27 Survival Uses For Floss You Never Thought Of

27 Survival Uses For Floss You Never Thought Of — If you're like most people, you probably have a roll of floss that never gets touched next to your bathroom sink. If you're not going to use it, then you may as well put it in your bug out bag. Why? Because the size-to-usefulness ratio of floss is fantastic.

27 Survival Uses For Floss You Never Thought Of If you’re like most people, you probably have a roll of floss that never gets touched next to your bathroom sink. If you’re not going to use it, then you may as well put it in your bug out bag. Why? Because the size-to-usefulness ratio of …

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Dental Flaws for the SHTF Prepper

Dental Flaws for the SHTF Prepper — Dental information for the end of the world!

Dental Flaws for the SHTF Prepper There are lots of statistics floating around the dental professional community, but the one that seems to stick out like a sore tongue is the fact that only around half of the people in the USA see their dentist on a regular basis. As a practicing dentist in a …

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Herbal Remedies For Cavities

Herbal Remedies For Cavities - These Herbal remedies for cavities work and are actually really good to know in a SHTF situation. If you are not dental savvy, and do not keep up with cleaning you may get cavities and if SHTF eventually you could lose the tooth. Toothache is hard to resolve. Normally the only way is to pull the tooth.

Herbal Remedies For Cavities Without proper care you could end up losing more than just the tooth! This is bad for anyone in the present day or when SHTF. These Herbal remedies for cavities work and are actually really good to know in a SHTF situation. If you are not dental savvy, and do not keep …

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Surviving Dental Emergencies When SHTF

Surviving Dental Emergencies When SHTF - Surviving dental emergencies, even in the best of times, can be very painful to say the least. In the most extreme cases, dental emergencies can be life threatening.

Surviving Dental Emergencies When SHTF Surviving dental emergencies, even in the best of times, can be very painful to say the least. In the most extreme cases, dental emergencies can be life threatening but thankfully, that is pretty rare. What if there was no dentist guaranteed to be available? What if they flat refused to help you …

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27 Survival Uses For Floss

27 Survival Uses For Floss

27 Survival Uses For Floss If you’re like most people, you probably have a roll of floss that never gets touched next to your bathroom sink. If you’re not going to use it, then you may as well put it in your bug out bag. Why? Because the size-to-usefulness ratio of floss is fantastic. A …

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All You Need To Know About Dental Emergencies When SHTF

Our friends over at readynutrition.com have compiled a great dentist 101 article. My father-in-law is a dentist and I ask questions all the time about what we could do if SHTF or we find our self lost and we have dental issues. I found this article to be very informative and that great I wanted to …

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Dental: How To Remove Orthodontic Braces In An Emergency

  If it all goes to crap and you or your children have orthodontic braces have you ever sat down and thought when and how you would remove them? This is a good question we all should probably think about. over 50% of children have these and more and more adults are opting to have …

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Oil Pulling: An Ancient Technique For SHTF Dental Care

Oil pulling has been around for thousands of years, the ancient Egyptians did this too. Strange how I personally have only just recently heard of this. It is said its beneficial for dental hygiene and cures some ailments. This was a great read and in a SHTF situation could be a great alternative to consider …

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