Category: 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 …

A Chat with Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy

A Chat with Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Audio player below! Be sure to tune in for this 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. (Nurse Amy), …

Mental Health When the Med’s Run Out

Mental Health When the Med’s Run Out! Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper REWIND” Audio player below! 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 …

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 …

Discovering or Rediscovering Herbs part 2!

Discovering or Rediscovering Herbs part 2! Lynna… “A Preppers Path” Audio player provided! The world without herbs would be sadly lacking. Their versatile uses make them an intrinsic part of everyday life. Last week in part one we looked at a little bit of history finding that the herb has assisted mankind since prehistoric times, …

Discovering or Rediscovering Herbs!

Discovering or Rediscovering Herbs! Host: Lynna… “A Preppers Path” Audio player provided! Our relationship with the herb reaches back thousands of years and at one time herbs were an essential part of life. We used them to preserve food as well as make foods more nourishing. We used them for medicinal purposes and for religious …

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 …

Attacking the flu and an epidemic!

Attacking the flu and an epidemic! Host: James Walton “I Am Liberty” Audio player below! Have you been paying attention to the epidemic of influenza that has been rushing through the nation? This flu is very powerful and has done some incredible things. Its done some amazing things. The flu has forced school districts to …

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 …