First Aid

First Aid Survival Tips, Skills And Knowledge When You’re 70

Being weak, small or old is not necessarily a weakness in a disaster situation if you have enough knowledge, skills and the proper mindset to survive. Skills and knowledge take time to acquire, and so is the mindset that makes you strong and able to survive when the world around you is falling apart. Knowledge is a supply that you can carry with you freely. It doesn’t weight anything and it can’t be stolen. If you want to stay safe, you need to know how to stay healthy and deter those people who think you’re too weak to protect yourself. Read this article for a bunch of helpful tips that will help you stay safe and sound in time of need! First Aid Survival Tips for Seniors Knowing how to recognize and treat common sicknesses and injuries is a skill that any prepper should master. Being a s...

31 Over the Counter Meds to Stockpile

It’s easy to take the power of medicine for granted. We all grew up with the idea that you can just pop a pill and get rid of your cold and flu symptoms, but just a little over a century ago this was completely unheard of. Back then, people had to live with their symptoms and could only hope they would get better. If you ever find yourself in a long-term disaster without OTC (over-the-counter) medications, you’ll quickly find out how rough it was for them. The list below is not a comprehensive list of all the medical supplies you should stockpile. Rather, it’s a list of the most popular OTC medications that you can take orally (or in some cases, topically). The medications listed below should take care of all the most common ailments such as allergies, arthritis, congestion, constipation, ...