Survival Medicine

How to Do the Heimlich Maneuver

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photo: adapted from Jason Eppink via Flickr Imagine you’re having a meal in a nice restaurant or you’re having dinner with your family. Suddenly, your partner or a nearby person chokes his or her own food. What do you do? A person can only survive a few minutes without oxygen. After …

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Killing Internal Parasites

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Today we will be dealing with a subject that makes most people’s skin crawl as it rightfully should: parasites. Parasites are often too small to see and even microscopic, so they are very easily to be infected with by cross-contamination. The CDC studies report that at the moment over 300,000 …

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Top 31 Over the Counter Meds for your Stockpile

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Experienced preppers realize that when SHTF, one of the first locations looted and wiped out will be pharmacies and drugstores. What you may not realize is that in addition to those narcotics and prescription medications that many people covet, pretty much all of the over the counter medications (OTC) will …

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Native American Herbal Cures

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The Native Americans were known for their oneness with Nature. They made good use of the resources of the land in their everyday activities. And when the time came to administer medicines, these primitive American residents tapped into the riches around them in order to heal their loved ones. This …

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Herbal Remedies for Common Pains

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If you’ve been relying on over-the-counter medications to treat your pain for some time now, you may believe that you’re out of luck if you’re in a survival situation with seemingly no way to treat your pain. In reality, nature provides dozens if not hundreds of perfectly natural remedies for …

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