Category: First Aid


10 Natural Remedies for Kidney Stones

10 Natural Remedies for Kidney Stones - Natural remedies have worked for people so see what knowledge you need to keep these at bay and dissolved them in the body.

  **I am not a doctor nor do I claim to have any formal medical background. I am not liable, either expressly or in an implied manner, nor claim any responsibility for any emotional or physical problems that may occur …

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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.

Let’s say you weren’t paying attention to great sites like SHTFPreparedness.com, owned little or no books on preparedness and survival and let’s face it, wanted to learn some new skills quickly because you were caught entirely with your pants down when …

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Home Remedies / Pain Relief For Sore Throats & Tonsillitis

Home Remedies / Pain Relief For Sore Throats & Tonsillitis - In a SHTF situation there will be no doctors quickly available so these home remedies may help. Please note that I am not a doctor; you should always check with your health professional and read my disclaimer.

Most cases of tonsillitis are caused by a virus, but they can also be caused by a bacterial infection. Tonsillitis caused by the streptococci bacteria is also called strep throat and can have serious complications. This is a very common …

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12 First Aid Tricks That Really Work

12 First Aid Tricks That Really Work - People who like to be outside, on the other hand, get minor injuries all the time. This is especially true of homesteaders. Burns, cuts, frostbite, bug bites, sprained ankles... these are regular occurrences when you're working with your hands and taking care of animals in harsh weather conditions.

People who live cushy lives–sitting on the couch at home, sitting in a cubicle at work, and sitting in a car in between–rarely injure themselves. They might get a papercut or sore throat every now and then, but that’s about …

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20 Natural Pain Killers In Your Kitchen

20 Natural Pain Killers In Your Kitchen - Natural painkillers are a great alternative to all of the chemicals and man made pills of today, did you know you probably have around 20 in your kitchen right now?

Natural painkillers are a great alternative to all of the chemicals and man made pills of today, did you know you probably have around 20 in your kitchen right now? Taking medication can be worrisome, what’s in it? what are the …

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30 Foods & Herbs with Natural Antibiotic Properties

30 Foods & Herbs with Natural Antibiotic Properties - I believe in modern medicine. That said, modern medicine may not always be available, especially in emergency situations. And it can help to have a strong immune system in general, to avoid getting sick to begin with.

We believe in modern medicine. That said, modern medicine may not always be available, especially in emergency situations. And it can help to have a strong immune system in general, to avoid getting sick to begin with. Check out this fantastic …

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6 Uses For Egg Shell Membrane

6 Uses For Egg Shell Membrane - For something that is normally thrown out as rubbish, the membrane lining in an egg shell has some surprising uses. That's right, crack that egg and use it as normal. Then, instead of throwing the shell away, peel that thin white skin or membrane out and use it as an aid to healing.

For something that is normally thrown out as rubbish, the membrane lining in an egg shell membrane has some surprising uses. That’s right, crack that egg and use it as normal. Then, instead of throwing the shell away, peel that …

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How To Treat & Avoid Poison Ivy, Poison Oak & Poison Sumac

How To Treat & Avoid Poison Ivy, Poison Oak & Poison Sumac - If you’re in the 70 percent or so of the population who is sensitive to this oil — a colorless, odorless resin called urushiol — you may know well the end result: an itchy rash with oozing blisters.

Poison ivy, oak and sumac are the leading culprits behind of allergic skin reactions in the United States — with an estimated 55 million occurrences each year. If you’re in the 70 percent or so of the population who is …

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How To Make Your Own First Aid Antiseptic Ointment

How To Make Your Own First Aid Antiseptic Ointment - This homemade antiseptic ointment is packed with germ-killing properties that will help treat those everyday minor cuts, scraps, and abrasions you might have, and best of all, it’s really easy to make.

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 …

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Items That Might Be Missing From Your Family First-Aid Kit

Items That Might Be Missing From Your Family First-Aid Kit - Unless you are willing to invest in a quality kit that could run you over $100 you are going to have to build your own over time.  If you are relying on something you pulled off the shelf you will have some issues.

The first aid kit is one of the most important parts of your preparedness kit. Unfortunately, the idea of a first aid kit can range, widely. What sounds like a good kit to some may be little more than a …

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