Every American should be trained to at least “Combat Lifesaver” level to provide immediate care for victims of severe trauma, whether it be a car accident, a gunshot wound, a chainsaw accident, etc. to save lives. Our second level is EMT, and third level is medic/paramedic.
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This video comes from HedgeLiving. St. John’s Wort is a painkiller. In times of collapse/SHTF, it will be a very valuable medicinal plant to have and store. =
This article comes from herbwisdom.com A rose hip is the fruit of a rose. Also known as rose haw or rose hep. The wild dog rose is the type of
This article com,es from survivalcache.com The crippling pain of a toothache can occur at inconvenient times – perhaps when far from your dentist or even your emergency first aid kit.
This article comes from HealthTipsNow.com “He/she loves me, he/she loves me not …” many of us have picked at least one daisy. This flower is also known as lawn daisy,
Another HedgeLiving video. Eggshells have many uses. They add calcium to your garden, if you crush them and spread them around. Or, you can add them to your compost pile.
Hedge Living has a 4-part video on making and canning elderberry syrup. If you are lucky enough to have access to an elderberry tree, you can make this immune system
Hedge Living has two videos about Barberry. The first is about making a tincture with the Barberry berries. The berries are good for building your red blood cells. They also
Hedge Living has a video on Watercress, a highly nutritious wild plant found near springs and streams. From the video description: Watercress is one of those wild edibles I can
Patriot Nurse gives us some advice on dealing with pneumonia in times of chaos, or SHTF. –
This article comes from wildfoodsandmedicines.com Our modern palate oscillates between the addictive flavors of salty and sweet, but we have lost an essential ingredient to optimal health: bitter plants. They
By Flighterdoc Posted on October 10, 2016 Basic Tools Certain basic tools are needed to perform medicine. While all are not needed on every patient, some are and are needed
Mint is a very useful plant, both for its aromatic and flavor enhancing abilities and for its many medicinal uses. It is easy to grow, and is found in the
This article comes from PreppingToSurvive.com A while back, I wrote a piece extolling the virtues of vinegar. I want to focus some attention on another inexpensive multipurpose agent- sodium bicarbonate.
This article comes from PreppingToSurvive.com I know what you may be thinking. Isn’t drinking water a good “homemade” cure for dehydration? For moderate dehydration, that’s true. But for more serious
The Patriot Nurse discusses Yellow Fever, its signs, symptoms and treatment. –
Here is another video presented by SuperFoodEvolution. From the video description: Wild chickweed is a cleansing, demulcent and expectorant herb useful for purifying the blood, the lymph system and healing
This video is presented by SuperFoodEvolution. There are many plants thought of as weeds or pests that are rich in vitamins and minerals. Stinging Nettle is one of them. From
Here is another video, from SurvivalKraft, with some of the uses for mullein. He neglected to mention it makes great toilet paper, and is referred to in the West as
Mullein has many uses, one of which is as a cough syrup. You can make your own cough syrup at a fraction of the cost of store bought from mullein
The following video was presented by rickvanman from the UK. Plantain is a common plant, often thought of as a weed. Well, it is edible and can replace, or augment,
Red clover is edible, and rich in protein, which is good to know when in a survival situation. In these two videos, HedgeLiving tells us how to identify it and
Mugwort is used as an oil, or salve, to alleviate aches and pains. It has a spicy aroma, but a bitter taste. In this video, HedgeLiving teaches us how to
Here are two videos about yarrow. Yarrow is an amazing plant. It is anti-bacterial and has many uses. A tea made from yarrow can aid in bringing down a fever.
Yarrow grows wild just about anywhere in the Northern Hemisphere. There is always some growing each year just outside my door, here in Montana. Yarrow is one of the most
Learn how to use everything in your Individual First Aid Kit (IFAK). It could save your buddies life, or your own. This video comes from LSI, Inc, an employee owned
This article comes from frugallivingontheranch.com by watkinsranches This is another one of the herbs that I like. It grows almost everywhere and was one of the first herbs I started
This article comes from homesteadsurvivalsite.com by Jessica Willoby Nature has provided everything we need to survive, including medicinal plants that ease aches and pains, relieve migraines, clear up rashes, reduce
Denny Ducet talks about Quick Clot and offers his opinion on the three most important items to carry in your IFAK.
Here is a short video from Skinny Medic on how to prepare/stage your tourniquet for quick use, particularly if you are alone and have one arm disabled. It is a
How to purify water is something everyone should know. We all need clean water! In this video, from Reality Survival, three methods are discussed, with pros and cons for each.
The Patriot Nurse gives us a complete list of necessary meds (and equipment) for your home medical kit. You might have a lot of these things in your home, but
Here are two videos about water filtration. The first is a DIY Emergency 5 Gallon Water Filter / Filtration System for $35. This system removes particulates, but not bacteria or
This article comes from DeliciousObsessions.com by Jessica Espinoza … In this post, I am going to share with you how to make the following basic herbal preparations:… Infusions (like the
In any severe economic depression/collapse, or during any period of societal upheaval, store-bought medicines will quickly disappear. There are alternatives, however, for many of the store-bought medicines. Nature provides us
First let me premise this article with a few points you need to consider: Firstly you must research local laws for yourself as some items or actions discussed may be
Here is another video from the Patriot Nurse. She discusses the top 5 diseases which are most prevalent during breakdowns in Law and Order and in the breakdown of infrastructure:
The Patriot Nurse takes a trip to the Dollar Tree Store, looking for cheap medical supplies. –
The following video comes from the Patriot Nurse. Not all of us are doctors or nurses, but we can still be prepared to meet situations, if we have the books
“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of
LET’S FIRST DEFINE CERT. This is the Community Emergency Response Team. A citizen trained in the CERT program will learn light search and rescue, fire suppression, medical triage and care.
If parents are to make informed decisions regarding vaccination, they need to get more than a single side of the issue. The Big Pharma/Medical Establishment have only given one side
NOTE FROM STEWART: This is a working summit, not a place to just listen to speakers. As with the state and regional summits we have done in the past,
The following are four videos about wild edible plants. If the SHTF, you may need to supplement your stored food with wild edible plants. These plants have valuable minerals, vitamins
This article comes from healthiestalternative.com by Toni Dandelion is a flowering plant that is widespread distributed in every part of the world. The plant is considered to be a weed,
This article comes from collective-evolution.com by Alexa Erickson In a day and age where we are given a pill for every conceivable ill, it may seem strange to hear someone
Oath Keepers Winter Prepping Series 2. We often times get so caught up in our home preparations for the winter season, by focusing on things like having enough firewood and
– Oath Keepers national salutes Arizona’s Chino Valley /Yavapai Oath Keepers, who have earned a strongly supportive newspaper article with their Community Preparedness Team (CPT) activity. Jim Arroyo is doing
I’ve been reading quite a few books on survival medicine lately in an attempt to find something that I felt was worthy of recommending to our members. It seems that
http://www.me.ngb.army.mil/units/rti/resources/IS0871_Edition_C_ALMS.pdf From our friends at the U.S. Army.
I think I should remind Oath Keeper members right here and now that CPT provides almost all of its training classes for free.
It seems like there is less and less that people can hold any trust in these days. The government lies about everything, more so than usual…
“Droplets can contaminate objects like doorknobs,” the CDC document goes on to admit. This also means that Ebola can contaminate all….
One of the most dangerous philosophical contentions even amongst liberty movement activists is the conundrum of government force and prevention during times of…
These preppers are great, as they’ll buy anything as long as you label it “survival”. Now it’s off to Ebay to sell more….