Category Archives: Survival Medicine

  • Zombie Deer Disease: Yeah, It’s Real

    Zombie Deer Disease: Yeah, It’s Real

    Zombie Deer Disease: yeah, it’s real – and it may be headed your way. So far, the disease infects and destroys the brains of deer, elk, and moose but experts warn that chronic wasting disease (CWD), as it is also called, could migrate to humans.As of January 2019, the U.S. Centers ...
  • The Threat of Global Plague

    The Threat of Global Plague

    Many of us have become desensitized to the idea of a global plague. At least 5 movies released since 2010 have had plots revolving around such an idea, but this scare exists outside the cinema. Is widespread disease actually possible in this day and age? Scientists say yes. We all know about ...
  • How to Prepare for and Survive a Tornado

    How to Prepare for and Survive a Tornado

    Tornadoes, sometimes also called Twisters, or less accurately Cyclones, are nature’s most violent storms. Tornadoes can and do occur at any time of the year, but in southern states, peak tornado occurrence is March through May, while peak months in northern states are during the summer. ...
  • 10 Natural Remedies for your Medical Kit

    10 Natural Remedies for your Medical Kit

    Prepping isn’t just about food, water, and weapons. Depending on what happens, medical supplies may be more important than food when SHTF. But instead of handing your money over to Big Pharma, we suggest you put your faith into the natural remedies that mankind has trusted for thousands of ...
  • Preparing for Hygiene Risks in a Survival Situation

    Preparing for Hygiene Risks in a Survival Situation

    We’ve all seen the news stories about the aftermath of a disaster. A major hurricane, flood, earthquake, tsunami, or other disaster leaves an area devastated. In some cases, hygiene risks are astronomical. People die from infectious diseases or from injuries that are not treated properly. So ...
  • What You Need to Know About Expiration Dates

    What You Need to Know About Expiration Dates

    Much of what you know about expiration dates is false. While that little date found somewhere on your food packages seems quite authoritative, almost governmental in the minds of most, it is merely a suggestion made by the company that sells the product. If you were a milk vender who had a ...
  • Typhus Epidemic Hits America

    Typhus Epidemic Hits America

    A potentially deadly disease once thought to be wiped out in the United States is rearing its ugly head again: epidemic typhus has been reported in overcrowded, poverty-stricken neighborhoods in Los Angeles, California and elsewhere in the nation. Epidemic typhus, caused by the bacteria ...
  • Make Your Own Antibiotics

    Make Your Own Antibiotics

    In 1900, 30.4% of all deaths occurred among children aged less than 5 years. The infamous 1919 influenza epidemic caused the death of nearly 500,000 Americans. Prior to the discovery of antibiotics, death caused by microorganisms was one of the leading causes in the industrialized world. In ...
  • Prevent a Home Invasion

    Prevent a Home Invasion

    A home invasion is when intruders force themselves into your house, intent on damaging you and your loved ones. A home invader doesn’t operate like the average burglar or vandal who wants to avoid detection in order to snatch and grab or tears things up – preferably while no one is ...
  • Why Preppers Prep: 7 True Stories

    Why Preppers Prep: 7 True Stories

    People who prepare to face disaster scenarios – preppers – often get a bad rap from their family, friends, and neighbors. Stocking up on extra supplies and saving for a rainy day may seem paranoid and unnecessary to those who are living the dream of push-button convenience in a ...