Category: Herbal Medicine

Lyme Disease Part 3

Lyme Disease Part 3 Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Audio player below! Lyme disease, aka borreliosis, causes a range of symptoms and can lead to life-threatening conditions. Common Lyme symptoms include fatigue, joint pain, fibromyalgia-like pain, trouble sleeping, and difficulty with focus and memory. Left untreated, which is common, Lyme can move deep into the …

Lyme Disease and plant medicine relief

Lyme Disease and plant medicine relief Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Audio player below! This episode of Herbal Prepper Live starts a series of shows on Lyme disease. Lyme is a devastating disease that is spread by ticks. While Lyme was first noted in Lyme, CT and has plagued New England states for decades, Lyme …

The values in intricacies of Spikenard

The values in intricacies of Spikenard Lynna… “A Preppers Path” Audio player provided below! A brownie point for the first one to know what spikenard is! Ahhh the history of names and changes, for those of us in modern times Spikenard is none other than Lavender. That sweet but not too sweet aromatic herb that …

Early Spring Foraging with Cat the Herbal Prepper!

Early Spring Foraging Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Audio player below! This episode on Herbal Prepper Live, we’re talking about early spring foraging. It may not feel it outside yet, but spring is just around the corner. Soon, there will be the first green shoots and tender new roots which will be ready for the …

Off-Grid Dental Care and Emergencies!

Off-Grid Dental Care and Emergencies Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Audio player below! This  Herbal Prepper Live show explores the preventative and emergency dental care for off-grid scenarios. Preppers tend to think a lot about what life would be if there were no doctor, hospital, or pharmacy around. This week, we’re looking at strategies if …

Prepping with Arthritis!

Prepping with Arthritis Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Audio player below! This week’s show is all about arthritis and what you can do for a back up plan in case the pharmacy shelves were empty. How Arthritis Can Slow Preppers Down! Arthritis can leave us with painful knees, hands, and neck. The joint pain of …

Yarrow The Battlefield Herb!

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

Prepping and Asthma

Prepping and Asthma Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Audio player below! We’re kicking off the first show of the year talking about how to prep with asthma. If you or someone in your group has asthma, or if you are planning to work with your community post-disaster, this episode is for you.

Diabetes after an EMP

Diabetes after an EMP Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Audio player below! In this episode, I cover some of the herbal, dietary, and glucose-monitoring strategies available for off-grid, post-disaster diabetes care. Diabetes is a serious condition in the best of times. Unfortunately, however, diabetics are particularly vulnerable to an EMP.

Respiratory Rescue Herbs!

Respiratory Rescue Herbs Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Audio player below! On this episode I’m talking about serious remedies for serious respiratory infections. I’ve been horridly sick, and I want to share with you what has worked to get over it, as well as to get some comfort from brutal flu and bronchitis symptoms.

Herbal Cold and Flu Care!

Herbal Cold and Flu Care Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Audio player below! Cold and flu season is here. It has already hit our household, hard. One of the best ways to use herbs is for cold and flu relief. And thankfully, I had lots of herbal cold and flu remedies on hand early this …

Herbal Gifts Handmade!

Herbal Gifts Handmade! Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Listen in player below! Calling all DIYers! Want some ideas for frugal, quick-to-make holiday gifts? You still have time to to make loads of handmade, natural, herbal gifts. Be sure to listen to Herbal Prepper Live this Sunday to learn how.

Chat with Survival Instructor Chuck Hudson

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