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How to Identify and Use the Common Mullein

Natural Uses and in Survival Situations
Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 5:33 PM
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5 Reasons Everyone Should Be Growing Aloe

Every home should have a few Aloe plants
Wednesday, June 17, 2015, 3:44 PM

With the many benefits that can be derived from Aloe Vera, every homestead or prepared person should include this valuable plant as part of their growing plans.

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3 Essentials for Building Your Own Dental Med Kit

Prepping for emergency dental care
Monday, February 9, 2015, 6:32 PM

An informative article on 3 items to consider for your emergency dental care kit and what to keep on hand when a dentist is not immediately available.

Also consider the following book for your resource library: Where There Is No Dentist

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Using Colloidal Silver

Considerations and Uses
Friday, August 1, 2014, 6:00 PM

In an emergency scenario, taking care of our medical needs is critical. A small cut on our hand can be an opening for a lethal infection that could threaten your life. Be sure to stock supplies that will take care of major injuries, but the most likely need for medical supplies are for things like minor cuts and scrapes, burns, sore throats, ear infections, and many other types of infections such as staph, bladder, sinus, skin, etc.

Recently, a lot of people have been look at colloidal silver – or nano-silver. We wanted to delve into some studies and information to help you know if colloidal silver is right for you. » Read more

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15 Ways To Be More Prepared

Many ways to increase resilience
Friday, April 25, 2014, 3:21 PM

A great list of skills and preps to evaluate and incorporate into your life to build more resilience and become more prepared.

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Emergency Preparedness & Outdoor Adventure Planning Checklist

Thinking through the essentials for times of need
Wednesday, March 27, 2013, 7:38 PM

For most people, planning for emergencies is similar to planning for a camping trip or any other outdoor adventure where the normal conveniences of home are not available. The biggest difference is determining whether to plan for being away from home or in your own residence – or perhaps both. The equipment to include in your emergency kit or camping supplies list will be very comparable. Differences and variations will generally depend upon the severity and length of time you anticipate for your emergency scenario. Long term emergencies and outdoor explorations will require, in addition to this list, more extensive planning and provisioning. Your skill level and knowledge set for survival techniques and resourcefulness will also play a big role in determining your needs. » Read more

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First Aid Evaluation Flowchart

A medical emergencies resource
Friday, December 7, 2012, 8:04 PM

A free pdf download of a flowchart based on the U.S. Army's Evaluate the Casualty procedure (FM 4-25.11, First Aid), also known as Tactical Casualty Combat Care (TC3).  A handy item to keep with your emergency supplies to help in emergency medical situations.