General Topics, Medical

What needs to be said about Essential Oils

November 21, 2018

What I’m about to say may upset many people, but I feel like it is a topic that is needed. Over 15 years ago I discovered essential oils/aromatherapy. Back then there were limited online sources and buying in store was limited to my local health food store. I was also the only one in my circle of friends who used them much,…

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Medical, Product Reviews, Women's Topics

Update on The Pill Club (from the Getting a Stockpile of Birth Control post!)

September 20, 2018

One of the options mentioned in the original post was The Pill Club, a birth control service that allows you to get a valid prescription and place an order for birth control pills via their website and text messages. My own prescription was needing renewal so I gave this service a go. Costs: (all prices below are without insurance coverage): $15…

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Medical, Women's Topics

Getting a stockpile of birth control

July 31, 2018

Women have been giving birth to babies for millenia, and usually a woman can do it without complication. From studying genealogy I’ve repeatedly seen women who have had 12+ pregnancies and then lived to old age. Pregnancy takes a toll on the body though and carries substantial risks when there isn’t access to good medical care. So for us women…

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Medical

Using Iodine to Protect Against Radiation

May 13, 2018

It’s always important to know not only what to use for certain scenarios, but what the limitations of that item are. It’s a great idea to keep an appropriate form of Iodine in your preps to help protect against Nuclear radiation, but do you know the proper dosages? Do you know what forms of radiation it can help protect against?…

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Medical

Medical Kit/First Aid

May 7, 2018

When it comes to medical supplies, there seem to be a few different mindsets out there. Some people go with just your very basic first aid kit, like the kind you can buy pre-assembled and containing such items as band aids, antibiotic ointment, and cleansing wipes. Some go all out, buying advanced medical equipment for surgeries and procedures that only…

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