While no prepping model is free of expense or of quality concerns, perhaps there is a middle road that activists with thin wallets can take which will provide solid gear for less money, and that will serve most of the functions of high-end gear that is ten times as expensive.
There comes a time in all of our preparedness endeavors where we have to make a choice to defend our homes from the unprepared. Knowing how to safeguard your home from mass hoards and vandals will help keep your family safer until things return to normal.
Antibiotics are quickly becoming a thing of the past due to their ineffectiveness to cure infections. But is all hope lost? Perhaps we should take notice of the healing nature of spices – specifically cinnamon.
Head bumps happen often, but there are six warning signs to look that could be dangerous.
Looting after a disaster is a reality, so understanding and accepting it as such is important now – so that you are fully prepared to deal with it if ever confronted by such a situation.
The threat of feral dog packs presently exist and will only increase from the poor economic downturn our country is experiencing. Learn about wound care from dogs and the infections that exist.
Here are ten diseases that will make their presence felt after a major, long term,disaster be it war, societal collapse or in some cases even an economic downturn.
Harsh UV rays, poisonous plants, insect bites and changing weather are all reasons why you should have essential protective clothing while you are outdoors. Learn more about which clothing items are the best suited to have on you while in the great outdoors.
Heat exhaustion is a real danger during the warm months. The Survival Doctor discusses what symptoms to look for and why the fan isn’t such a good solution to cooling off.
Although wheat is a great choice for adding to your preparedness supply, there is a downside to this food source that could be dangerous to your health.
Incidences of scurvy could dramatically increase during a post-collapse situation. Should that crisis continue for a period of years however, and access to fresh fruit and vegetables has not been secured, then it is more likely than not that there will be a resurgence of cases of this debilitating, and if untreated, fatal condition.
Vitamin deficiencies could become more prevalent during a long term emergency. The unprepared, especially will come face to face with medical ailments stemming from vitamin deficiencies. Learn more about the symptoms and how to avoid it.