Tag: Bleeding

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 …

First Aid and Self Aid!

First Aid and Self Aid! Josh “7P’s of Survival” Last week we talked about building a kit for wilderness first aid or self aid and also what is needed for treatment of a gun shot wound or massive trauma. We then talked a good bit about medicinal herbs and plants for that first aid kit …

Bleeding, Now what?

You’re bleeding! Now what? Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Uh-oh, you’re bleeding! Perhaps it was a bite, a deep slice of a knife while processing a deer, a gun shot wound, road rash, or maybe an open sore. No matter what has caused the wound, it needs to be treated quickly and correctly

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 …