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SILVER – Currency For Collapse

July 29, 2014, by Ken Jorgustin


At the highest level, silver breaks down into three important categories: silver in industry, investment, and silver jewelry, which together represent more than 95 % of annual silver demand.

Silver has been used as a medium of exchange dating back to the earliest of records. Until the late 19th century, most nations were on a silver standard, with silver coins making up the main circulating currency.

The question is, if (for whatever SHTF collapse reason) we were effectively sent back to a pre-modern era, would silver be widely accepted as currency? And if so, then do you have any?

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3 Stages Of SHTF

July 29, 2014, by Ken Jorgustin

3 Stages Of SHTF

A slippery slope – the collapse – and then lockdown. Consider this sequence while contemplating the big picture of societal collapse into SHTF, and how you would recognize it and prepare for it…

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7 Life Priorities For Effective Change

July 28, 2014, by Ken Jorgustin


Check out these seven priorities to being highly effective in what you do while adapting to change and while taking advantage of the opportunities that change creates.

Survival preparedness is marginally to do with supplies and preps, while true survival and preparedness has much to do with one’s ability to adapt to change.

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Smallpox Virus – Intentional Release And Potential Spread

July 27, 2014, by Ken Jorgustin


The alarming global (potential) spread of smallpox is revealed in a research study published in Scientific Reports which considers human mobility patterns in it’s findings.

Using a large-scale population model, they simulated the global spread of smallpox after an intentional release event, which showed that potential outbreaks can occur in different continents even before the detection of the pathogen release

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Survival Preparedness Resources

July 26, 2014, by Ken Jorgustin

Image: Ken Jorgustin: The Presidential Mountain Range – New Hampshire

If you’re looking to stock up on long term food storage from quality and substantial vendors who are dealers for Mountain House, Wise Food, Augason Farms, and more —

Or survival gear from Tom over at who carries LOTS of product including Military U.S. made paracord, drinking water filtration from Lifestraw, Berkey and others, antibiotics for SHTF —

Or maybe you want to stock up with Green Coffee Beans from who specializes in long term storage —

Or maybe you’re looking to preserve some of your ‘money’ by purchasing silver at or from any of our other supporting precious metals vendors —

And/or you’re simply interested in all sorts and varieties of preparedness resources and supplies to become better prepared…

The following vendors who advertise on Modern Survival Blog, offer an array of preparedness products that you may be interested in as you continue your prepping.

Updated: JUL 26, 2014
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5 Things That Raise Your Skin Cancer Risk And How To Prevent It

July 26, 2014, by Ken Jorgustin


Practical modern survival during the summer -

The following list of things which can raise your risk of skin cancer can be mostly avoided or minimized by observing this advice:
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Ebola Biological Warfare – A Pandemic Nightmare

July 25, 2014, by Ken Jorgustin


While you may not know it (this is not reported widely), the wost ever Ebola outbreak is sweeping through west Africa and is apparently raging out of control – while the worst news is that the virus may spill out of Africa into other continents – as exemplified by one of the latest to possibly have been struck by the deadly virus.

The head doctor who was tasked with containing the virus has himself apparently contracted it – while in a ‘megacity’ of 21 million people (Lagos, Nigeria). The thing is, he collapsed on arrival at Lagos airport from Liberia. The man (in his 40′s) is currently being tested.

Keyword: AIRPORT

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