Category: Medical


5 Antibacterial Herbs to Grow This Spring

There are many different types of herbs and healing plants that you can both eat and use as medicine.

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Using Wild Cherry Wood Bark

There are many means of harvesting wild medicine.

There are many means of harvesting wild medicine. In fact, there are whole volumes on the subject. The fact that most Americans turn a blind eye to this subject is very nerve-racking.  It’s just built around the idea that medicine …

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Get Yourself some Guidance in First Aid

There is a lot of suffering that can befall the average American. Life is no easy thing.

There is a lot of suffering that can befall the average American. Life is no easy thing. Its a succession of hurtles that we all must jump. We get over some and we crash through others. Prepping is not the …

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The Importance of Teas in Wild Medicinal Treatments

In many ways natural medicine gets a bad wrap. I think its because we look at natural medicine in the same way that we look at modern medicine.

In many ways natural medicine gets a bad wrap. I think its because we look at natural medicine in the same way that we look at modern medicine. You know, that’s a real shame because they are very different things. …

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Three Places Everyone Should Store a First Aid Kit

Could you have ever imagined storing and owning some of the things you do?

Could you have ever imagined storing and owning some of the things you do? Was your path one that leads, seamlessly, to preparedness? For many of us, it has taken a lot of change and effort to get to this …

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Soothing Gastrointestinal Issues with Sassafrass

There are many different types of healing trees, roots and herbs that are naturally occurring.

There are many different types of healing trees, roots and herbs that are naturally occurring. You will find many varieties but one of the easiest to find is sassafras. Its distinct mitten shaped leaves and “root beer” aroma makes it …

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Illness Outbreaks around the World

There are lots of things to be concerned with and prepare for in the year 2019. Many preppers only consider disease when it comes in the form of a deadly pandemic.

There are lots of things to be concerned with and prepare for in the year 2019. Many preppers only consider disease when it comes in the form of a deadly pandemic. However, because of some lax policies and dangerous practices …

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When Does a Flu Become a Pandemic?

When Does a Flu Become a Pandemic? - Flu strains are predicted before the annual season not just for vaccination purposes, but for tracking purposes as well. It is a dice roll, since there is no way to be sure what strain of seasonal flu is around the corner, but it is at least a loaded dice roll: like predicting the weather. The accuracy rate is between 40-60% according to the CDC, and then it has varying effectiveness based on the type of flu strain.

Seasonal flu and pandemic flu are two completely different beasts. There are plenty of factors to consider when identifying a pandemic. Luckily, these factors are tracked by several agencies that can give some advanced warning. Unluckily, our growing urban populations …

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Great First Aid Training Courses

Injury and illness go hand in hand with emergency and disaster. They are big players in the game.

Injury and illness go hand in hand with emergency and disaster. They are big players in the game. As preppers we spend a lot of time worrying about security and defense, and for good reason, but the likely hood that …

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The Best OTC Meds to Stockpile

While natural healing is taking center stage lately, when you have ailments that are a real problem most people reach for OTC meds.

While natural healing is taking center stage lately, when you have ailments that are a real problem most people reach for OTC meds. This will be the same when the SHTF. You can stockpile great medicines if you know which …

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