• Survival Medicine Hour: Mudslides, OTC Drugs, More

    October 23, 2017 | Joseph Alton MD
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    A loaded first aid kit with medical supplies for trauma,burns, sprains and strains and other medical issues

    Your medic kit should contain various OTC meds

    Your survival medicine cabinet should have plenty of different meds that can handle pain, inflammation, fever, respiratory infections, stomach upset, diarrhea, and many more of the common issues that the survival medic will confront off the grid. Here’s a good list and explanation of why you should have these medicines in your storage.

    Plus, Living in a cliffhanging home on Ski Mountain in Gatlinburg, TN, gateway to the Smokies, puts ol’ Dr. Bones and the lovely Nurse Amy at risk for a mudslide, especially since the 2016 wildfire, destroyed so many trees that were preventing erosion in the area. What are warning signs of future mudslides and what can you do to prevent becoming a victim?

    All this and more in the Latest Survival Medicine Hour with Joe Alton MD and Amy Alton ARNP!

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    Wishing you the best of health in good times or bad,

    Joe and Amy Alton

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