Disaster Scenarios

Free Mini Book: Deficiency Diseases

Free Mini Book: Deficiency Diseases

Vitamin and mineral deficiencies are not the most riveting subject but a working knowledge of the most common, and some of the most dangerous deficiency diseases is an absolute must for those trying to survive in a world without medical assistance.

US military begins constructing Ebola clinics surrounded by wire

US military begins constructing Ebola clinics surrounded by wire

Construction on one of several field clinics being built by the American military in Liberia is currently underway, but media reports indicate that it looks much more like a prison than an actual hospital for Ebola patients.

HHS Prepares For Flu Pandemic That They Forecast Could Kill 60 Million People Worldwide

HHS Prepares For Flu Pandemic That Could Kill 60 Million People

The question is, are these tests really to give an early warning of influenza, or are they to alert doctors that something far more sinister may be present?

There are only 19 level 4 bio-containment beds in the United States

There are only 19 level 4 bio-containment beds in the U.S.

Starting with patient zero it would take around 245 days, 35 weeks for every person in the United States to become infected. Of those 17,118,000 people would die.

CDC’s Failing Attempts to Quell Ebola Fears Could Lead to Mass Breakdowns

Breakdowns Could Occur Due to CDC's Failures

CDC’s gross mismanagement of the Ebola crisis thus far could very quickly lead to panic and societal breakdown.

Contagion Blast Radius: How Far Can Ebola Droplets Travel?

Contagion Blast Radius: How Far Can Ebola Droplets Travel?

Studies are finding that sneezes and coughs cause illnesses to travel much farther than originally estimated. With the concern of flu season, as well as the heightened awareness of Ebola, it is crucial to have an understanding of germs and how quickly they can travel in a community setting.

When Officials Say The Infection Rate of Ebola is “2” Be Afraid

When Officials Say The Infection Rate of Ebola is “2” Be Afraid

The problem with this is that no country on the planet has the facilities to check out every person who reports suffering from a sore throat and general malaise. People are going to slip through the net and it’s at this point that an epidemic of Ebola is most likely to occur.

Prepping For Mandatory Quarantine: Now is the Time to Prepare

Prepping For Mandatory Quarantine: Now is the Time to Prepare

When there is a concern for dangerous communicable diseases spreading, the CDC activates pandemic mitigation measures. Quarantines can last anywhere from days to months depending on the severity of the contagion. Now is the time to plan and prepare for this type of disaster.

National Preparedness Month: Put Your Preps to the Test with 24 Hours Unplugged

Put Your Preps to the Test with 24 Hours Unplugged

It’s time to take your game up a notch with 24 hours unplugged! No fair doing this on a day when you will be away from your normal activities anyway – you want to put your preps to the test!

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