Category: Medical


Fire Cider Recipe For Cold and Flu Season

Fire Cider Recipe For Cold and Flu Season - We use Fire Cider as a tonic. We have always been drawn to the flavors of its ingredients and drink small amounts daily starting in the fall and all throughout the winter months. This recipe is an inexpensive, effective way to treat or stave off colds & flus, and to break up congestion.

Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Image Credit: rainydaymagazine.com We use Fire Cider as a tonic. …

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Medicinal Uses of Usnea, Old Man’s Beard

Medicinal Uses of Usnea, Old Man's Beard - Usnea has long been used therapeutically in many traditional systems including Chinese, European and Native American herbal medicine. One of the most important therapeutically active components in usnea is usnic acid, which has potent antibiotic properties.

Usnea has long been used therapeutically in many traditional systems including Chinese, European and Native American herbal medicine. One of the most important therapeutically active components in usnea is usnic acid , which has potent antibiotic properties. Click the link …

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10 Unconventional Uses for Honey

10 Unconventional Uses for Honey - Honey is mostly used to put on things like toast or cereal but did you know that it goes much deeper than a yummy taste. Check out this great list of 10 unconventional uses for honey.

Ah, Honey… food for kings. I love honey and so have every nation, every era and every man and woman on earth since time began! Honey is mostly used to put on things like toast or cereal but did you …

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Wearing Contacts After a Collapse?

Wearing Contacts After a Collapse? - Remember, in a collapse there will be no eye doctor. An eye infection could lead to loss of vision in both eyes.

What is the percentage of Americas who cannot see without some sort of assistance. There are different levels to this but how many would have their survival put into question without some sort of vision assistance? This is the elephant …

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Survival Medicine Hour: Tetanus, Hemostatic Agents, Crypto, More

Survival Medicine Hour: Tetanus, Hemostatic Agents, Crypto, More - If they cannot find those resources people will simply not act for fear of doing something wrong. This is a podcast called the survival medicine hour and it is not hosted by preppers only but prepper doctors who have been trained and use their skills to help others.

There are few things as important as having effective medical information and practice when you are faced with a disaster. We are watching a tremendous amount of natural disasters happen and for many injured I those disasters they will have …

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Ticks and Lyme Disease – The CDC’s Plea for Help

Ticks and Lyme Disease – The CDC’s Plea for Help - Ticks, and specifically deer ticks, spread this disease. When they bite, they pass along bacteria called Borrelia, which in turn causes all of the problems Lyme disease is known for. Lyme disease has mainly been reported throughout countries in the Northern Hemisphere, including the US, Canada, and the UK.

Lyme disease is a nightmare. If you do not catch the bull’s-eye pattern at the bite spot, the symptoms are hard to correlate to the cause. Fatigue, headache, fever… it wears you down. And those are just the initial symptoms. …

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How to Treat a Burn: From Soothing to Healing

How to Treat a Burn: From Soothing to Healing - Burns can get really nasty real fast. In a survival situation you will find that large open, pus filled wounds will easily get infected. This could wind up costing you much more than just proper burn healing.

Treating burns will be a big part of a survival scenario.  This will have a lot to do with the fact that many people will be playing with fire that don’t have much experience with it. Fire will suddenly become …

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11 Home Remedies to Get Rid of Canker Sores

11 Home Remedies to Get Rid of Canker Sores - A canker sore is a very common oral condition that normally develops inside the lining of the mouth or the upper throat. A canker sore is not contagious and its exact causes are unknown.

A canker sore is a very common oral condition that normally develops inside the lining of the mouth or the upper throat. A canker sore is not contagious and its exact causes are unknown. As always, consult your doctor and …

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How To Make Beer From Stinging Nettles

How To Make Beer From Stinging Nettles - If you haven't guessed this weed from the photo already, it is actually the common "stinging nettle" You know, the old nemesis from childhood and the horrible weed that you just can't touch. Well not anymore, get your revenge and eat it

I am so happy I found a few awesome uses for this somewhat, forgotten wild edible. Stinging nettles have just earned a few awesome points in my book. If you haven’t guessed this weed from the photo already, it is …

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The Scientific Evidence Behind Some Well-known Home Remedies

The Scientific Evidence Behind Some Well-known Home Remedies - If you are into this sort of thing you need to check out this article. It will blow you away. You know, not many people like to argue and prove their lifestyle to be sufficient. Still, there are so many situations where natural healing falls under fire.

We all practice many of these home remedies but how often to we really get a scientific breakdown of why they work? Most of the time there is a little doubt about whether or not it was the remedy or …

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