Mental Health, When the Meds Run Out!
Host:Cat Ellis: “Herbal Prepper Live”
Could you manage depression, anxiety, ADHD, or bi-polar disorder after a disaster?
You probably know someone close to you with one of the conditions listed above, because a significant percentage of Americans are on anti-psychotic prescriptions. These drugs are linked to dangerous side effects, like thoughts of suicide, hallucinations, and violent behavior.
Unfortunately, quitting cold turkey can be just as dangerous, causing depression to worsen and trigger a downward spiral, also including suicidal thoughts and physical symptoms of withdrawal. Many need to be reduced in a slow and deliberate manner to lessen the potential for such harm. Continue reading Mental Health, When the Meds Run Out!
Collapse-Resilient Health Care Plan!
Host: Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live“
Modern medicine has some truly wondrous, life-saving procedures and medicines. It excels in it’s diagnostics techniques and heroic interventions. However, does the US really have a health care system? I say, emphatically, “no”.
Much of what we have is a “sick care” system, with a heavy dependence upon maintenance medications that do little more than maintain the current state of illness in an individual. People are then expected to take this or that pharmaceutical indefinitely, just masking the problem, and not solving the problem. If the condition worsens, the solution is to cut something, zap something, or chemically saturate something. Continue reading Collapse-Resilient Health Care Plan!