Category: 1st Aid

TIPS: Tornado Season is here, and you need to be ready…here’s how…

From Ready.Gov… Tornadoes are nature’s most violent storms. Spawned from powerful thunderstorms, tornadoes can cause fatalities and devastate a neighborhood in seconds. A tornado appears as a rotating, funnel-shaped cloud that extends from a thunderstorm to the ground with whirling winds that can reach 300 miles per hour. Damage paths can be in excess of […]

HEALTH: How to Stay Cool Without AC

Source: thereadystore.com By: The Ready Store Posted on: Updated July 19, 2012 Summer heat is upon us and it’s important to stay cool. With heat waves rolling across the United States, it’s essential to not get overheated and dehydrated. Many deaths have even been connected to power outages during the heat wave. These tips will help you and your […]

SURVIVAL: 3 Big Mistakes People Make in Survival Situations

Source: greatnorthernprepper.com By: Great Northern Prepper Posted on: April 21, 2014 In this article I will identify what I feel are the 3 biggest mistakes that people make in survival situations.  Before you read on realize that the term “Survival Situation” does not mean a Collapse scenario, it means a Collapse scenario, lost in the woods, a gunman […]

PREPS: Family Disaster Preparedness

Source: parenting.blogs.nytimes.com By: KJ DELL’ANTONIA  Posted on: APRIL 8, 2014 < p> Eighty percent of the population would not survive the first 100 days of the apocalypse, Bob Gaskin, who served in the Marines and is the founder of the Black Dog Survival School, told an assembled crowd at the Third Annual National Preppers and Surivalist Expo in […]

SKILLS: Equipping Your Children to Survive

Source: theprepperjournal.com By: P. Henry Posted on: April 4, 2014 Every parent wants the best for our children but even if your kids don’t have a career as a high paid athlete, find fortune running the next tech firm that makes billions of dollars or invents the cure for cancer, we do all want them to be safe. […]