Survival Medicine Hour: E. Coli Outbreak, Mudslides, Water Disinfection, More
SURVIVAL MEDICINE HOUR #386
Spring has sprung, and snowmelt plus heavy rains may increase the risk of mudslides, aka debris flows, in many areas. Find out more about this dangerous natural phenomenom which is akin to a river of wet concrete, plus some early warning signs that you property is at risk. Joe and Amy, aka Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy, also discuss a new E. Coli outbreak that is hitting several states across the country but is still mysterious in its origin, plus their recommendations for water disinfection and how it compares to official EPA directives.
bacterial outbreak in 7 states
Also, some examples as to when the medic has to make tough decisions in survival settings, like giving medicines to someone who is really sick but claims to have an allergy to the only drug or natural option you’ve got in your medical supplies.
All this and more in the latest Survival Medicine Hour with Joe Alton, MD and Amy Alton, ARNP!