Another one bites the dust

Most of us have run afoul of an angry dog or cat at some time in our lives, and we’re familiar with the small...

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...

CDC Admitted Polio Vaccine Tainted with Cancer Causing Virus

From 1954 to 1961, simian virus 40 (SV40) somehow showed up in polio vaccines, according to the American Journal of Cancer. Researchers estimate 98...

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...

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...

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...

How to save a life

Today I write you about one very specific first-aid skill, cardiopulmonary resuscitation or CPR. CPR as most people know, is an emergency lifesaving procedure that...

You’ve got bad blood

In 1932, the United States Public Health Service, working with the Tuskegee Institute, began a study to record the natural history of syphilis in...

Pressure Points To Control Arterial Bleeding

Overview Pressure points can be used in an emergency to reduce circulation to areas in the body. By reducing bleeding, you can enable a patient...

Antibiotics in a SHTF Situation

Fish Antibiotics For Humans The topic of Fish Antibiotics For Humans is a hot issue because some survival perparedness-minded people believe that fish antibiotics are...

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