Posts Tagged : medical preparedness

Survival Medicine Hour: Earthquakes, Wounds, and more

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In this episode of the Doom and Bloom(tm) Survival Medicine Hour, Joe and Amy Alton, aka Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy, discuss earthquake safety, making your own sterile saline for wound care, the plight of pollinators like Monarch butterflies, ebola updates including a new country to report cases, and a

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Multitools As Medical Items

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(Dr. Bones says:  We enjoy hearing from promising writers in the field of preparedness and survival, and today we publish a guest post from our friend Morry Banes of  bestmultitoolkit.com.  Morry takes the versatile multitool and discusses its uses as a medical aid on the trail or in the uncertain

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Medical Supplies, Part 3: Orthopedic Injuries

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Few of us, even the couch potatoes, have managed to avoid the occasional sprain or strain. In disaster situations where we are exerting ourselves just to stay alive, these will be more common. The risk of fractures also looms as a very real possibility in times of civil unrest or

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Survival Medicine Hour: Prepper’s Blueprint’s Tess Pennington

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Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy’s Survival Medicine Hour   In this episode of the Doom and Bloom(tm) Survival Medicine Hour, Joe and Amy Alton, aka Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy, welcome their friend Tess Pennington of www.readynutrition.com, author of the The Prepper’s Blueprint, a truly comprehensive guide that uses real-life

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Ebola as Biological Weapon?

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With Ebola in the news, there are some that have pointed out the possibility that some nations may attempt to weaponize the virus. This is a concern that deserves discussion, so let’s talk about something that few consider a likely cause of a collapse scenario: biological warfare.   Biological warfare

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Pandemic Supplies

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The world is full of infectious diseases that have made the news in recent weeks. From the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa to the diseases crossing the U.S. in the recent immigrant crisis, there are all sorts of reasons to be concerned about your family’s safety.  The response, however,

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Survival Medicine Hour

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In this episode of the Doom and Bloom(tm) Survival Medicine Hour, we welcome Chris Petrovich of Florida Survivalist Network and a prepper who has spent years in areas of Africa that are now being ravaged by the Ebola virus. Chris will tell us what it’s like over there and how

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Zmapp as Ebola Treatment: Video

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In his latest video, Joe Alton, M.D., aka Dr. Bones, discusses the most promising treatment option on the table so far in the Ebola outbreak. To find out more about this serum, not yet approved by the FDA, check out the video below, which is a companion to the recent

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Ebola: The Next Great Pandemic?

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  EBOLA: THE NEXT GREAT PANDEMIC? (This article is meant to combine and update information in some previous articles on this website.) Several countries in West Africa are in the throes of an epidemic of Ebola virus. Over 1700 cases and  932 deaths in the countries of Guinea, Sierra Leone,

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A Cure For Ebola?

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  I’ve devoted a good deal of time investigating the Ebola virus and, like many other viruses, found little in the way of a practical cure or even treatment for the disease. Ebola has taken the lives of 900 people in West African Countries and is a suspect for a

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