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Image: While working on the barn one day this week, I looked up and witnessed this incredible ring around the sun. This weekly post is an open-forum, though preferably focusing on what we all did this week for our prepping & preparedness. Voice your thoughts, opinions, concerns, or [...]
Sat, Sep 23, 2017
Source modern medical survival
The best extension cord for your generator is one that is specified to handle the power that's being delivered between the generator itself and the device or devices plugged in. I suspect that some people don't know that it does make a difference having the right or best extension cord [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
Source modern medical survival
earthquake damage
Survival Medicine Hour #355 earthquake damage What would you have done if you were in Mexico City during the recent earthquakes? Is there anything that might have increased your chances of survival? In this episode of the Survival Medicine Hour, hosts Joe Alton MD and Amy Alton ARNP talk about earhtquakes in [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
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wildfire
Survival Medicine Hour #354 close shave #1: Gatlinburg, Nov. 2106 This Survival Medicine Hour 9/15: Hurricane Irma has wreaked havoc on Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina, and our hosts Joe and Amy Alton, aka Dr.Bones and Nurse Amy have now had two different homes survive destruction in a year: Their place in [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017
Source survival medical
Guest article, by ‘NRP' Final in a series I started back in December of 2015, I took a little break. In past articles I tried to point out a few types/methods of construction, location, materials and so-on in building the “Perfect Prepper House”. With the recent developments in Weather, Possible [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017
Source modern medical survival
Scene from 1985 earthquake that killed 10000
EARTHQUAKE SAFETY Scene from 1985 earthquake that killed 10000 A 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck Mexico City on Tuesday, September 19, collapsing buildings, killing at least 250, and injuring hundreds more throughout the region. The latest tremor event came hard on the heels of an 8.1 magnitude quake off the coast just [...]
Wed, Sep 20, 2017
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In case you're curious about earthquakes in the USA, I've captured several maps showing where they have been shaking during the past year till the date of this post. There are well known regions of the United States which are susceptible to earthquakes and hopefully the people living there have [...]
Wed, Sep 20, 2017
Source modern medical survival
Just Hanging Out (and I mean just hanging out)
7 Serious Infections from Contaminated Food and Water Just Hanging Out (and I mean just hanging out) Recently, I watched a few episodes of “Naked and Afraid“, a series that puts two individuals in extreme environments with few supplies and, for some reason, no clothes. In this program, many of the [...]
Mon, Sep 18, 2017
Source survival medical

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