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Bird Flu Sweeping US, should you worry?

Bird Flu Sweeping US, should you worry?
Lynna “A Preppers Path

 bird-fluAll major news outlets in the past few days have related stories of the bird flu and it’s ravages on poultry producers throughout the Mid-West reporting some 40 million birds have died or put down due to contamination. It’s not just chickens, the turkey population is also now affected. Should you be worried? Is there a reason to be concerned for your health? Where is the virus now, can it be stopped or contained? Continue reading Bird Flu Sweeping US, should you worry?

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Beginnings of the End!

Beginnings of the End
Host: Jackie “Apocalypse Nana

 beginnigs logThe end can happen … It’s true … Something’s out there called The Silent Victor, and it’s as real as rain …

“In one instance and a single act of terrorism … it’s all over. You can’t see it nor can you smell it. You aren’t even aware that you have taken it in.

In a crowded New York subway a deadly airborne virus has been released. There is no cure. No stopping it. Within twenty-four hours, it will be too late. Continue reading Beginnings of the End!

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Stop Taking Echinacea & Goldenseal for Colds!

Stop Taking Echinacea and Goldenseal for Colds!
Host: Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live”

EchinaceaI know, this is sort of like sacrilege to some home remedy enthusiasts, but please, stop taking echinacea and goldenseal for colds! For whatever reason this combination of herbs has become famous as a cold remedy.  The only problem is- it doesn’t work.

Actually, that’s not the only problem. Not only doesn’t this combination work, but: Continue reading Stop Taking Echinacea & Goldenseal for Colds!

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Ebola, The Virus!

Ebola,  The  Virus
Host: Sam Coffman “The Human Path

self_06I have had so many emails asking me about herbal possibilities in dealing with Ebola virus, that I am going to come out of what was meant to be a month-long hiatus (taken due to being so busy) and talk about Ebola. This is obviously uncharted territory. Is it possible to work with plant medicine to help someone beat the 60% or 90% mortality rate that different strains of this virus carry with them? That’s a very high mortality rate and means that at least 1 out of every 2 people contacting this virus will probably die. Continue reading Ebola, The Virus!

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Survival Triage & More!

Survival Triage & More! 
Host: Dr. Bones & Nurse Amy “The survival Medicine Hour”

Survival Triage james_lawler_duggan_risc_2013_03_29_a7612In this episode of the Doom and Bloom Survival Medicine Hour, Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy (Joe Alton, M.D. and Amy Alton, A.R.N.P.) discuss Ticks and Lyme Disease, Triage in survival settings, care of the elderly, tea tree essential oil, and a new virus that’s raging through the Caribbean as we speak.

A mosquito-borne virus, known as “Chikungunya” is on a rampage through the Carribean, and is being brought back by cruise ship passengers to the US. So far, 20 states have been affected by the virus, which cause a flu-like syndrome with pounding headaches. Continue reading Survival Triage & More!

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Mosquito to Feral hogs!

Mosquito to Feral hogs!
Host: Dr.Bones & Nurse Amy “Survival Medicine Hour

Mosquito asian-tiger-mosquitoIn this episode of the Doom and Bloom(tm) Survival Medicine Hour, Joe Alton, M.D. and Amy Alton, A.R.N.P., aka Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy discuss a new mosquito-borne virus in humans, another new virus that’s killing millions of piglets, tetanus, medicinal uses of peppermint, and how to evaluate the human tongue….

Mosquito will be a big issue in many parts of the world in a long-term survival setting. Let’s face it, the increased amount of time we will spend outside in a survival situation will increase the chances of exposure to one or more mosquito-borne illnesses. Continue reading Mosquito to Feral hogs!

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