How to Purify Water with Sunlight

How to Purify Water with Sunlight

Did you know that solar radiation from the sun can purify (disinfect) water and make it safe for drinking from harmful bacteria? While so often we hear or read about the bad things that the sun is capable of doing to us, we should also know that some of the same energy from the sun…

Pink Slime: Reality and Survival

Pink Slime: Reality and Survival

I know that this pink slime in the food supply is all over the news, but there were several topics in this one article I read this morning that I felt warranted more discussion. I believe these topics focus on the reasons why you, as a survivalist/prepper, must use common-sense, be skeptical and aware of…

Drug Resistant Tuberculosis

Drug Resistant Tuberculosis

In today’s world I am sure many of you have heard of diseases/infections that have become drug resistant. The ‘White Plague’ a.k.a. tuberculosis (TB), is also becoming multi – drug resistant. For most people, you may have heard of TB by the term ‘consumption’ or the ‘white plague’. Perhaps you have read about Tuberculosis in…

Aloe Vera – For Your First Aid Kit

Aloe Vera – For Your First Aid Kit

The Aloe Vera plant is a great supplement item to have in addition to your first aid kit. It has been used since centuries ago during Cleopatra’s time when Aloe was used to treat burns. The healing properties of Aloe Vera as well as the moisturizing properties of Aloe Vera helped it to become widely…

Sodium, the American Diet, is Killing You

Sodium, the American Diet, is Killing You

Permalink Sodium (salt), in excess, can become a silent killer, leading to high blood pressure and even stroke. No joke. A recent discovery of a family member having high blood pressure and risk of stroke, has led to reinforcement of the knowledge that too much sodium in the diet contributes highly to this danger. In…