Category: 1st Aid

LIFESTYLE: 9 Depression-Era Frugal Habits You Need to Pick Up

Source: savvysugar.com By:  Emily Co Posted on: 2/26/14 Scrimping and saving was a necessity during the Great Depression, when unemployment in the US skyrocketed to 25 percent. Although we are seeing better times, we can always take a page from that era and practice some of those thrifty habits. Restart these frugal practices, and your wallet will thank […]

THREATS: Top five global health threats for 2014…and more

Source: govdelivery.com By: EMR-ISAC Posted on: March 6, 2014 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced the top five global health threats for 2014 as: 1. The emergence and spread of new microbes;  2. The globalization of travel and food supply;  3. The rise of drug-resistant pathogens;  4. The acceleration of biological science capabilities […]

PLANS: How to Build a Survival Plan from the Inside Out

Source: reagangirl.com By: Marjorie Haun Posted on: 3/5/14 Think of the ability to survive a national economic or societal collapse in the context of a series of concentric rings of vulnerability. They might look like this: The largest and most fragile outer ring would be the nation itself. Operations of federal government, supply chains, national banks, military […]