Plants Basics and Medicinal Treatment!

Plants Basics and Medicinal Treatment!
Jordan “A Family Affair” Audio player provided!

Plants Basics and Medicinal TreatmentEver spent your entire day outside, maybe you went on a hike, or even just doing some yard work. Then all of a sudden you have an awful rash and itchiness, or known someone who has.

Good chance you got into to some of the dreaded poison ivy. Do you know exactly which plants are poison ivy, oak or sumac? How do you know that you didn’t just misidentify the wrong plant. Read more “Plants Basics and Medicinal Treatment!”

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Sepsis – Blood Poisoning Fast Lane to Death!

Sepsis – Blood Poisoning Fast Lane to Death
Micheal Kline “Reality Check” Audio player below!

Sepsis – Blood Poisoning Fast Lane to DeathWhat do you think of when you hear the words Sepsis, Septicemia, or better known as blood poisoning?

Does the elderly come to mind? Perhaps you think of a grandparent that passed away after contracting it while in the hospital for another ailment. Or perhaps it was someone older who got it after an accident while in the intensive care unit. It could have been an adult relative that had diabetes who cut their foot or had their skin break down. Or even a neighbor that had cancer that suddenly died from an injury while on chemo but you assumed it was because they had cancer. Perhaps you are not even aware of sepsis and the danger it presents to your life or the life of someone you know. Read more “Sepsis – Blood Poisoning Fast Lane to Death!”

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Surviving with Sprains and Broken Bones

Surviving with Sprains and Broken Bones.
When help is not on the way!

Surviving with Sprains and Broken BonesSprains and broken bones happen and they happen often. From a simple sprain to minor and compound fractures, injuries effecting mobility can be one of the lengthiest and most uncomfortable to overcome. Is it possible to treat and immobilize the injury long enough to function and allow healing until help can be found? Will you be the burden or can you still be a productive member of your group? Do you have the knowledge and the skills to overcome such an injury in a wilderness or disaster environment when there is no help?

Read more “Surviving with Sprains and Broken Bones”

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Honey and the Healing Power!

Honey and the Healing Power!
Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Audio player below!

Honey and the Healing PowerHoney is truly ancient medicine. The first written reference to the medicinal use of honey is on a Sumerian tablet over 4000 years ago. Honey has been used medicinally ever since. Honey is useful for many conditions, including wounds, burns , and some of the toughest bacteria we may ever encounter. Plus, it does all of this for less than ten federal reserve notes! Read more “Honey and the Healing Power!”

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Yarrow The Battlefield Herb!

Yarrow The Battlefield Herb!
Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Audio player below!

Yarrow The Battlefield HerbOn this episode of Herbal Prepper Live, we are talking about yarrow, Achillea millefolium, often called “the battlefield herb” for its ability to stop wounds from bleeding.

Yarrow is known as a wound healer for its ability to slow the flow of blood from a wound. This is seen in folk names for the herb, such as: Read more “Yarrow The Battlefield Herb!”

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Wound Care Essentials!

Wound Care Essentials
Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Audio player below!

Wound Care EssentialsAre you ready to act as your own emergency medic if you needed to? Even if you have taken a first aid certification class for work, you’re not really prepared for much beyond put pressure on the wound and call 911. But, what if 911 isn’t available? Read more “Wound Care Essentials!”

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Chat with Survival Instructor Chuck Hudson

Chat with Survival Instructor Chuck Hudson
Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Audio player below!

Chat with Survival Instructor Chuck HudsonHerbal Prepper Live is back live this week. We are having a “prepper chat” with our repeat guest, Chuck Hudson. Chuck is a former combat medic, former EMT-P, and survival instructor based in New Mexico. Chuck’s specialty is “ditch medicine”, working with the resources you have on hand, even in the worst of scenarios. Read more “Chat with Survival Instructor Chuck Hudson”

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