This is a must talk about subject when one discusses survival events, or personal involvement in a survival/combative situation. Let’s start with the technical definition: Tachypsychia is a neurological condition that alters the perception of time, usually introduced by physical exertion, drug … [Read more...] about How To Use The Tachypsychia “Fight or Flight” Response in Survival Situations
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Blood tests are part of a physician’s routine to make sure that you’re healthy. Also, many testing centers are set up specifically to screen for any trouble before it becomes a bigger issue. At these locations, you simply visit a doctor on staff to receive an order for your desired test, then get … [Read more...] about How To Lower Your Blood Pressure Before You Are Poked
I was just reading a post about making your own DIY sterile saline solution, but it didn’t call for canning the product, and they expressed concern over keeping it “clean enough” during storage (sterile). If you employ a canning process, you should not need to worry about sterility. I do water … [Read more...] about How to Make Your Own Saline Solution [Recipe]
How many of us wake up after a long night's sleep and make an assortment of noises just walking to the bathroom. This is the reality of getting older. Aches and pains equal limitations on the ability to perform certain tasks either comfortably or possibly not at all. It sucks. Period. As … [Read more...] about Getting Older Sucks. Period.
Warning: GRAPHIC IMAGES Okay, I had two deer tick bites last week - oh yes, they were embedded. Old thinking - cover the tick with Vicks or petroleum jelly to smother them, back them out with a hot match or nail. New thinking - get the tick out as fast as possible by pulling STRAIGHT BACK … [Read more...] about What To Do For a Deer Tick Bite
The lower humidity in the winter causes our skin to dry out, an increase in itchy scalp and dandruff, and cracking of the skin on feet, hands and around the eyes. What to do? Here are some simple, natural remedies that will help if not totally solve some of the issues, and yes, I have and do use … [Read more...] about The Natural Remedies for Dry Skin