As crisis medicine professionals, we usually discuss issues like bleeding wounds and broken bones, but preventative measures are the cornerstone to maintaining your family’s health in good times or bad. One of the main ways to be successful in this goal is assuring good nutrition. Therefore, we will devote this
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In this episode of Doom and Bloom(tm)’s SURVIVAL MEDICINE HOUR, Joe Alton, M.D., aka Dr. Bones talks about medical issues relating to rodent infestations in good times or bad. Amy Alton, A.R.N.P., aka Nurse Amy continues her series on important supplies for your medical storage, and the hosts talk about
I had the opportunity recently to see the National Geographic Channel docudrama “American Blackout”. In this program, the entire country is hit by a total blackout, putting Americans in the position of being off the grid for a period of time. This is apparently the result of the actions of
The Survival Medicine Hour on September 14, 2013 with Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy discuss their Wound Care Classes, Flood Safety and the recent devastating fire on the Jersey Shore boardwalk. What is a Flood? The definition of a flood is an overflow of water that submerges land which is normally dry.
Multi-year drought in much of the West has led to harsh summers recently. Hundred of thousands of acres have been lost each of the last several years to wildfires, and there appears to be no end in sight. This year, the Yosemite fire has taken up the most space on
Exploring Alternate Power: Manual Power Understanding Alternate Power By Tyler Chambers of artofsurviving.com (Dr. Bones says: From time to time, we receive worthy article submissions from other bloggers or member of our audience. This article is written by Tyler Chambers of artofsurviving.com, a new site dedicated to all things survival.)
Joe Alton, M.D., the Disaster Doctor aka Dr. Bones and Amy Alton, A.R.N.P., aka Nurse Amy of doomandbloom.net welcome David Kobler, star of the wildly popular Southern Prepper 1 youtube channel. An army veteran of the Iraq conflict, David goes into detail about what you need
On the Doom and Bloom(tm) Hour , the lovely Nurse Amy interviews “Joe The Plumber“, aka Joe Wurzelbacher, founder of JoeForAmerica.com, a dynamic and inspirational speaker and now a prepper! His frank and down-to-earth speeches regarding second amendment rights, patriotism and veterans rights are heard all over America.
The latest Doom and Bloom(tm) Hour has Dr. Bones discussing Florida’s Stand You Ground law, how D.C. City Council officials are shooting themselves in the foot, and the ever-spreading Asian Tiger mosquito. Nurse Amy goes over headaches and their natural prevention and treatment. Listen in by clicking the link
I recently read an article about a young man who lost a leg to a land mine while hiking in a third-world country. This stalwart outdoorsman was instantly transformed into a frightened victim with months of surgery, physical therapy, and prosthetic training in his future. His journey was inspiring,