Month: October 2015

Essential Disaster Preparedness Links

The following are a few links that every prepper should know.  These links cover all areas of prepping and living in a SHTF environment.   The majority of the links come from US Government sites. DHS Free Active Shooter Training-Unfortunately, with mass shootings becoming  more and more common it is essential that you and your family know how to deal with an active shooting situation.  These resources below give you great advice on dealing with the Adam Lanzas and Dylan Klebolds of the world. http://www.dhs.gov/active-shooter-preparedness?utm_source=frequent_page&utm_medium=web&utm_campaign=dhs_frp# http://www.dhs.gov/video/options-consideration-active-shooter-preparedness-video FEMA A starting point on how to apply to post-disaster FEMA programs. http://www.fema.gov/fact-sheets...

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Top Six Natural Foods To Combat Dehydration

Staying hydrated is essential for survival as dehydration can cause many problems: Staying hydrated is crucially important to our health. Dehydration reduces blood volume, creating thicker, more concentrated blood which stresses the heart. This also decreases our body’s ability to transport oxygen and nutrients to the muscles and other living cells. Dehydration can be one of the root causes of almost every disease and dis-ease in the human body. Credits: Green & Tonic – Summertime Health: The Importance of Hydration But, let’s face it no matter how well your prepare you may either not have enough water or the SHTF...

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