Tag: Medical

How to Treat a Gunshot Wound – First Aid 101

How to Treat a Gunshot Wound – First Aid 101

In the wilderness, there are no doctors. If something happens to you or a loved one, you can’t rush to a hospital. It will be up to YOU to play the role of doctor. It’s simply the reality of being in the wilderness. In this article, I want to teach you how to treat a gunshot wound. While the chances are slim that ...

READ MORE +

How to Stitch a Wound – The Basics

How to Stitch a Wound – The Basics

When SHTF, and the hospitals are all inaccessible, you’ll need to care for yourself and your family. And this could mean stitching your own wounds. As gross as it sounds, you might not have a choice. In theory, learning how to stitch a wound is easy- you just sanitize the affected area, take something for the pain, ...

READ MORE +

9 Medicinal Herbs For Fighting Pain

9 Medicinal Herbs For Fighting Pain

When living off the land, some people want to rely on as few over-the-counter medicines as possible. That’s where medicinal herbs and plants come into play. Let’s not forget the fact that OTC drugs can cost a fortune. I’m not saying don’t have them, but if you can find a natural way to treat your pain, it might be ...

READ MORE +