Survival Medicine

Post-collapse, you have to keep in mind that there might not be any doctors, nurses, hospitals, medicine and pharmacies.

 

Whether you’ll catch pneumonia, need to fix a bullet wound or get a simple headache, you’ll have to take care of these things on your own. These are life and death situations, so never take them lightly. Take a first aid course ASAP and read the articles below.

How to Superglue a Cut

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Preppers often wonder if they can superglue a cut, likely due to the easy access nature of superglue around the world. While it is possible to use standard superglue on a cut in an emergency situation, it is not always the right course of action depending on your access to …

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Wild Lettuce – A Prepper’s Treasure

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If you are looking to add to your medicinal stockpile for a survival or SHTF situation, there are a number of plants that simply grow wild throughout the United States and around the world. One of these you may have already heard of is wild lettuce or Opium lettuce. Similar …

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The Perfect Bug Out Bag First Aid Kit

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When things go wrong, and especially when SHTF, your level of medical preparedness can be critical to your survival or the survival of your family members. Many people who begin to learn about prepping, bugging out, and being prepared get sucked into the gear buying vortex created by the survival/prepping …

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First Aid in a Mass Shooting Situation

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Whatever your political leaning, mass shootings are becoming a problem, not to mention the large number of gun violence incidents that are not categorized as mass shootings. As their prevalence continues, the wise will prepare and plan ahead so they can do their best in a difficult and dangerous situation. …

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How to Make a Dental Emergency Kit

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Dental emergencies are often more painful than they are medically serious. This only holds true however if you live in a western country with good access to healthcare. If there comes a point in the future where emergency dental treatment is no longer an option for you, it’s imperative you …

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How to Treat a Knee Sprain

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What is a Knee Sprain? Many people say they have sprained a part of their body or a joint, but what does that actually entail? Often when you hear ‘I’ve sprained my knee’ the person means they have hurt their joint and can still feel the pain. Knee sprains are …

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How to Stop a Nosebleed

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Nosebleeds are a common occurrence in everyday life, especially in children. That said, there are a few situations that you will want to be aware of as a prepper. Some situations which would be easily seen to in a hospital setting could escalate with no proper medical access. Some of …

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