Tag Archives: first aid

  • David Adams Nov 7, 2017

    How To Fix Broken Bones In A Crisis

    How To Fix Broken Bones In A Crisis

    What would you do if you or a loved one broke a bone during a crisis? Most people might try to hastily set the bone in a panic, with the reasoning that it’s a serious medical situation that can’t afford to wait. It’s true that a broken bone is a serious problem, but many times… Read More

  • David Adams Oct 29, 2017

    3 Reasons Never To Perform Surgery In A Crisis

    3 Reasons Never To Perform Surgery In A Crisis

    What would you do if someone in your group needed surgery? If you think performing surgery on your own during a crisis is an option, think again. Surgery is risky enough during normal conditions, but lack of training and suitable supplies make surgery an even worse option during a survival scenario. If you attempt to… Read More

  • David Adams May 26, 2017

    Prevent Infections Using Dakin’s Solution

    Prevent Infections Using Dakin’s Solution

    Knowing how to make Dakin’s solution could save your life. Even a minor break in the skin can lead to an extremely dangerous infection, so having an antiseptic on hand is very useful. Sure, you can buy antiseptics at most pharmacies, but what happens after SHTF and medical supplies run low? You’ll be surprised at… Read More

  • David Adams Apr 24, 2017

    Essential Emergency Wound Care For a Crisis

    Essential Emergency Wound Care For a Crisis

    Emergency wound care is one of those skills you need to have but hope you never have to use. Even under the “best” circumstances (i.e. having expert medical help nearby), a serious injury or wound can still be life-threatening. Understandably, this risk increases dramatically in any survival situations where medical help is either far away… Read More