Category: First Aid

Medical Prepping Needs with Skinny Medic

Medical Prepping Needs with Special Guest Skinny Medic! Forrest and Kyle “The Prepping Academy” When it comes to prepping there are a lot of unknowns. Almost always Preppers tend to be known as self sufficient. What are the things you can’t prepare for on your own? Self analyzing is just as important as evaluating the …

Head Wound & Concussion Care

Head Wound & Concussion Care! Host: Dr Bones & Nurse Amy “Survival Medicine Hour” In this episode of the Doom and Bloom(tm) join Dr. Bones and T. D. Bird, the African Gray Parrot (T. D. stands for “That Darn”) as he discusses head wound injuries and some new research on concussions, the open head wound, …

Bleeding, tips to control in emergency!

Bleeding, tips to control in emergency! Just recently I had the misfortune of accidentally cutting a deep wound in my hand. It was severe enough that I should have gone into the doctor and I still may. I know from experience that properly taken care of it would require several stitches. It is a clean wound …

Herbal First Aid Kit- Part Three

Herbal First Aid Kit- Part Three Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Tonight wraps up this series on herbal first aid kits. Here, the focus will be on topical applications, such as salves, powders, and washes. The types of injuries these help tend to be cuts and lacerations, skin infections, wound care, and eye care. Plus, …

Herbal First Aid Kits Pt2

How To Build Your Herbal First Aid Kits Part 2 Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” We are going to pick up exactly where we left off last week talking about herbal first aid, first aid kits, and how to build such a kit. I had just started discussing tinctures, so we will recap the single …

Building the Herbal First Aid Kit!

How To Build An Herbal First Aid Kit Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” A prepper’s first aid kit is a basic kit that’s often found in a bug out bag or stashed in the car. There may be a larger kit in the house. Sure, you can build a quality kit with a visit to …

Cold Weather Injuries

Cold Weather Injuries Host: Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” This week on Herbal Prepper Live we’re covering cold weather injuries. It is that time of year again. The temperatures are dropping. We have wrapped up our beehives to keep them warm for the winter. Its only the middle of November, and we have had our …

Herbal Burn Care!

Herbal Burn Care Why You Need to Know How to Treat Burns Host: Cat Ellis “The Herbal Prepper Live” If you are preparing to function as the health/medical person in your family or mutual support group, caring for burns must be part of your training. Burns are wounds. And while first degree burns (usually sunburns) …

Essential Oils KISS First Aid Kit!

Essential Oils KISS First Aid Kit Host: Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Want to know how to include essential oils in your first aid kit? Tune into this episode of Herbal Prepper Live to learn what oils you’ll need, how to use them, and how to store them. The essential oils discussed in this show …

KISS First Aid- Basic first aid kit pt 2

KISS First Aid- Adding on to the basic first aid kit Host: Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” In the previous episode of Herbal Prepper Live, we looked at how to build an herbal first aid kit that would address a wide range of issues, the the least amount of items. This kit employed the KISS …

Snake Bites, Infections and Herbal Medicine!

Snake Bites, Infections and Herbal Medicine Host: Sam Coffman “The Human Path” As we have talked about before, the three biggest issues after a disaster are very likely going to be food, water and medicine. Add to this the fact that most post-disaster environments are laden with potential health threats: Rubble, obstacles and hazards, open …

Herbal Prepper Live w/ guests Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy

Herbal Prepper Live with guests Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy Host: Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Be sure to tune in live for this week’s episode of Herbal Prepper Live where my guests will be none other than the leaders of the Medical Preparedness field themselves, Joe Alton, M.D. (Dr. Bones) and Amy Alton, A.R.N.P. …

Cooking Without Power and Gunshot Wounds!

Cooking Without Power and Gunshot Wounds Two important topics worth review! Who hasn’t been sitting in a car, windows up, on a winter day and become overheated from the sun pouring in the window. It has always amazed me how much heat is generated from reflection of the sun’s rays alone. There really ought to …