Category Archives for Hygiene & First Aid

natural homemade remedies for diarrhea

Homemade Natural Remedies for Tackling Diarrhea

Learn how to treat diarrhea naturally using homemade diarrhea remedies from your kitchen cabinet or plants you can easily forage in North America.

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wild lettuce for pain

Wild Lettuce: The Natural Pain Killer

Learn how to identify wild lettuce (lactuca virosa), how to make wild lettuce extract, tincture, and tea, dosage, and how to use this natural pain remedy.

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how to make penicillin at home

How to Make Penicillin at Home (Just in Case SHTF)

Because penicillin is “just mold bread” and was discovered by accident, it might seem pretty easy to make penicillin. Yes, it is – but it is really hard to make penicillin safely. If you want to learn how to make DIY penicillin, here’s what you need to know.

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SHTF emergnecy dental kit for preppers

Prepper’s Emergency Dental Kit Checklist and Why You Need One

While it seems obvious to stockpile first aid supplies for emergencies, not many people have an emergency dental kit (aka “SHTF dental kit”).

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how to treat a knife wound

How to Treat a Knife Wound When You Can’t Call 911

I got my first survival knife when I was 8 years old and my mom (yes, it was my mom and not my dad who gave me the knife!) was very clear about the safety rules.

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