PCOS, Heart Disease, and Herbal Medicine
Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live”
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) not only comes with uncomfortable and sometimes embarrassing symptoms, PCOS raises a woman’s risk of diabetes, heart disease, liver disease, hypertension, and cancer. These are potentially deadly diseases no matter if we have access to medical help or not. They need to be addressed, sooner rather than later. If you’re prepping to take care of your family or your community during a crisis, you need a plan to address PCOS and its potential outcomes. Continue reading PCOS, Heart Disease, 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 sewage and bacteria-laden water, disturbed wildlife looking for new homes, increased rodent population and more. A lack of medical services really starts to hit home when talking about severe, acute environmental or medical injuries. Two good examples of this kind of severe, post-disaster medical situation are infection and venomous snake bites in North America (e.g. Rattlesnake, Copperhead, Coral Snake, Cottonmouth). Continue reading Snake Bites, Infections and Herbal Medicine!