‘Skin issues’ Category

Foot Fungus Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention

The medic in austere settings may have to deal with major medical issues; there are minor issues, however, that don’t threaten your patients’… 0

Share Button

Sulfa as a Survival Antibiotic

  In survival settings, it’s reasonable to assume that you’ll be performing activities that aren’t part of your routine in normal times, like,… 0

Share Button

Choosing Sutures

As we go around the country teaching the art of suturing pig’s feet to aspiring porcine podiatrists, we are often asked about how… 0

Share Button

Injuries to the Nail Bed

  Minor injuries can sometimes be a major detriment to the function of a member of your survival group. Although perhaps not as… 0

Share Button

Survival Medicine Hour: New Sterilization Method, Skin Infections, Ginger

One big issue in remote locations is the sterilizations of instruments and dressings. Now, the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute for Infectious Disease… 0

Share Button

Being Nitpicky About Lice

In good times or bad, your family’s hygiene is a big factor with regards to their health. As Winter progresses, you’ll be spending… 0

Share Button

Video: Keflex in Survival

After a disaster, daily activities of survival will put people at risk for all sorts of injuries, including cuts that could become infected…. 0

Share Button

Video: Glue as a Wound Closure Method, Part 2

In part 2 of his series on skin adhesives, Joe Alton, MD, aka Dr. Bones, compares skin glues to traditional sutures/staples as a… 0

Share Button

Leprosy in the U.S.

  Leprosy is considered a disease of the past, but the bacterial infection continue to cause cases today in the United States, including… 0

Share Button

When Your Dogs Are Howling (From Athlete’s Foot)

  Hey Prepper Nation, Part of your duties as a medical caregiver is to deal with minor issues that don’t threaten your patients’… 0

Share Button
Copyright © Doom and Bloom (TM)