Hiking Survival Needs
Preparations taken in advance will ensure a pleasant and safe hiking or backpacking experience! Taking simple steps in packing the necessities for survival goes a long way should the unexpected occur.Are You Prepared for the Crisis?
The current economic situation within the US and the world doesn’t look good. Since 2008, we are dealing with the results from careless monetary and economic policies and somehow the people who are supposed to lead this country out of the crisis are the same that got us in this in the first place. Are you prepared for events to unfold? What will you do?An Amateur’s Guide to Surviving a Tornado
A tornado is a violent, dangerous, rotating column of air that is in contact with both the surface of the earth and a cumulonimbus cloud or, in rare cases, the base of a cumulus cloud. This article teaches the reader what to do (and not to do) in case of a tornado.Top 7 Wilderness Survival Tips
Survival in a wilderness environment depends on the intersection of your survival skills with your survival opportunities. These 7 tips will help you better prepare for wilderness survival.Air Ambulance Quotes: Do They Matter?
Getting a quote for air ambulance services is very important, although some people might not know that. There are many reasons to ask for a quote. Explore those that matter to you.Apocalypse Survival: Five Items You Will Need In Your Backpack
There has been a lot of speculation about December 2012 being the end of the world. A number of eschatological beliefs, numerical analysis and astronomical research have aligned predictions on the 21st day being the end-date of a 5,125-year-long cycle, which coincides with the alignment of the planets within the solar system. Although there has been no solid evidence to back up the assertion of an apocalypse, people still have significant fears over the possibility of a life-changing catastrophe happening, in which case, how will they cope? Some, in preparation, have taken the liberty of putting together apocalypse survival kits to get them through, in case the worse comes true.How To Survive An Earthquake 1-2-3 Guide
Earthquakes can be devastating events. If you live where earthquakes are prevalent it is essential that you know what steps to take to increase your odds of survival. Follow this 1-2-3 Guide to learn how you can survive the next big earthquake.Evacuation Chairs And Stretchers for All Environments
Injuries and accidents call for a variety of stretchers to successfully remove injured people from the site to a place where medical attention and proper care can be administered. The appropriate stretcher for the job will depend on a number of circumstances, including environmental, climatic and the injuries received or perceived.Making Your Own Coffee Tin Survival Kit
How to build your very own survival kit that fits into a 1lb coffee tin. Fun for all ages.Survival, Shelter, Fire, Water and Food
Survival after a disaster is easy. Survival after Armageddon will be difficult. If we do not plan and prepare for the disaster, out survival will be tenuous at best. But by careful planning, developing skills, and by laying aside stores, we will be able to survive and thrive, in spite of the problems and situations that will develop. Man is a survivor. This article is the ground work for survival and sets the mind in motion. Once we start thinking about how to survive, the possibility of survival increases.IV Fluid Warmer Bags and Infusion Therapy
Substances are administered intravenously in order for life-saving fluids to reach the patients circulatory system quickly. A fluid must be sterile to prevent recovery debilitating issues such as infections. They come in packaged form or can be combined with sterile water to create a specific solution.Everyday Reasons for Becoming a Prepper Besides a Doomsday Scenario
The prepper movement has become more and more mainstream over the last year or two but there are still some with odd reactions. I am sure we have all heard some of the comments about preppers like they are nuts, paranoid worry warts, and onward. There are many who don’t believe that any sort of doomsday scenario will ever occur with in their lifetime. But the doomsday or end of world scenario alone is not the only reason to do a little prepping.Survival Insurance: Planning for the Worst
Over the last five years, I have worked to prepare myself and my family for a disaster. I have purchased survival gear, developed certain survival skills and even worked to educate others on disaster planning and survival. I know there are some readers who may be thinking that this was written by some crazy prepper who expects the world to end by some terrible cataclysm.Blood Warming Devices: Valuable Equipment in Numerous Treatment Scenarios
The application of chilled blood during a transfusion or emergency care creates a high risk for hypothermia. Rapid entry of cooled fluids causes the internal body temperature of a patient to drop at an inclined rate. As the core temperature decreases, an individual will experience disorientation, suffer body function complications, and eventually develop secondary conditions that prevent them from receiving the attention necessary to resolve the original medical problem.The Importance of Disaster Management Training
No one wants something bad to happen, but the reality is that disasters can happen at any time with little to no warning. This is why it is so important to be ready for a variety of situations so everyone knows what to do when something bad happens.