How To Properly Use A Tourniquet

A tourniquet seems so simple. At its most basic, it’s just a strip of strong material. Its use seems simple too. You tighten it until...

Top 5 Survival Knots With Videos

Knot tying might not cross your mind when you’re thinking about skills you would need to survive in the wilderness, but knowing different knots...

Automatic Fishing Reel

Automatic Spring Loaded Fishing Reel for use in a Survival Situation The Mechanical Fisher, also known as the Yo-Yo is an automatic fishing reel, consisting...

Stitching Wounds: How To Suture

In a SHTF scenario, there will be no hospitals open for business. You will likely need to be able to stitch a wound for...

Basic First Aid For You And Your Family

Being able to meet the needs of your family for everyday things only works if you’re healthy and strong. So what do you do...

Top 10 Herbs To Grow In Your Survival Garden

Herbs have been used for centuries to sooth and to heal.  According to Wikipedia: "Herbs have long been used as the basis of traditional Chinese...

7 Natural Mosquito Repellants

Mosquito repellents are a must, especially in the summer when we want to spend as much time as we can outdoors. Here are some...

5 Signs That Reveal a Possible Attack

Situational awareness is an important tool in your survival arsenal. Most of the time, simply seeing the danger that lies ahead can give you...

Upside Down Fire

This past weekend The American Survivor Family hosted a barbecue for some close friends.  One of the highlights of this was testing out an...

9 Ways To Start a Fire Without Matches

There is a primal link between man and fire. Every man should know how to start one. A manly man knows how to start...

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