Living Ready Pocket Manual - First Aid

Fundamentals for Survival

Author: James Hubbard

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 192

View: 656

Skills to Save A Life Whether you are miles from help or immersed in an urban disaster situation, every second counts during a medical emergency. This book will help you take quick, effective action to stabilize the situation. The easy-to-follow, step-by-step instruction in this book will help you prevent or respond to: • Dehydration • Hypothermia, frostbite and heatstroke • Skin wounds including burns, cuts, bites and gunshots • Anaphylaxis, allergic reactions and rashes • Broken bones and injured joints Plus you'll find detailed packing lists for survival first aid kits of all sizes. This pocket-sized manual is perfect for packing in first aid kits, bug out bags, day-hiking packs and vehicle kits. Medical emergencies are unplanned and unpredictable, but you can be prepared. Arm yourself with knowledge that can save a life.

The Survival Doctor's Complete Handbook

What to Do When Help is NOT on the Way

Author: James Hubbard

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN:

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 288

View: 627

The essential guide to take care of your family’s health when you can’t get medical help or answers right away. It's the worst snowstorm you can remember. The ice-covered streets are abandoned. You hear a boom in the distance, and your computer screen goes blank. Darkness. A crash and another bang from inside the house. In the hallway, your husband sits on the floor, soaked in blood. You dial 911, and all you get is a busy signal. Would you know what to do next? The Survival Doctor’s Complete Handbook will teach you just what you need to know to take care of yourself and your loved ones in the event you aren’t able to get professional medical help right away. Encompassing but going well beyond immediate first aid, the book covers: how to put a dislocated joint back into place how to prevent hypothermia when your heat has gone out what to do for asthma when you don’t have your inhaler whether you can really drink your own urine if you run out of water what to feed your toddler if he has a fever and you have no medicine and much more Featuring more than 100 illustrations, along with quick quizzes and real-life examples, The Survival Doctor’s Complete Handbook will take you step by step through the essentials of medical care during a crisis. Perhaps you’ve been stranded by a sudden storm when out camping. Maybe you live alone in a rural area, and can’t easily get to a doctor when you hurt your arm. Or you just want to make sure you and your family are prepared to safely weather the next Superstorm Sandy, polar vortex, tornado strike, heat wave, earthquake, or other natural disaster. Whatever your situation and your health needs, The Survival Doctor’s Complete Handbook is your must-have medical resource.

Prepping for a Pandemic

Life-Saving Supplies, Skills and Plans for Surviving an Outbreak

Author: Cat Ellis

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 184

View: 973

AN IN-DEPTH GUIDE TO PREPARE YOU AND YOUR FAMILY FOR A WIDESPREAD OUTBREAK OF ANY DEADLY DISEASE Every year pandemics strike! And they can easily spread all over the world—overwhelming doctors and hospitals. Will you be ready when a deadly epidemic hits your town? Prepping for a Pandemic provides the vital information and life-saving steps needed before and after an outbreak, including: •Outbreak Warning Signs •Initial Symptoms •Ease of Transmission •Quarantine Protocol •First Aid Skills •Medical Treatment •Future Threats •Home Remedies With detailed information on deadly diseases, tips on stockpiling supplies and plans for bugging out, this book offers everything required to keep you and your family safe.

Prepared and Armed

Team Shooting Tactics for Home Defense

Author: Joseph Terry

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 208

View: 215

Your Disaster Home Defense Plan! If the grid goes down, you cannot rely on traditional law enforcement to protect you from the lawlessness that will take over. Your family's safety will be entirely your responsibility. Are you prepared to defend you and yours in the wake of a major disaster? You will be if you follow the instructions in this book. Prepared & Armed teaches you how to band together with likeminded citizens to deter would-be looters and pillagers. With this information, it won't just be you against the world after a crisis. You'll have the support of your fire team to help you stand against any threat that may come your way. Inside you'll find: • Guidelines for assembling a survival group and fire team that provides mutual aid and protection to all members • Detailed instructions for selecting and fortifying a survival retreat • Static defense techniques for protecting your survival retreat • Safe and effective team-shooting training exercises • Outdoor survival skills useful for moving from one location to another following a disaster • Complete armament lists for your fire team along with gear lists for combat rucksacks and medical jump bags • Advice on how to effectively respond to neighbors in need without compromising your safety or survival supplies Don't let a disaster catch you off guard. Ensure your family's safety now by preparing to defend them in the future. Start your fire team training today.

Prepper's Natural Medicine

Life-Saving Herbs, Essential Oils and Natural Remedies for When There is No Doctor

Author: Cat Ellis

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN:

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 184

View: 996

A DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO HEALING ANY AILMENT HOLISTICALLY WHEN DISASTER STRIKES When disaster strikes and you lose all access to doctors, hospitals and pharmacies, natural medicine will be your family’s best hope for survival. Prepper’s Natural Medicine is the definitive guide to creating powerful home remedies for any health situation, including: •Herbal Salve for Infections •Poultice for Broken Bones •Natural Ointment for Poison Ivy •Infused Honey for Burns •Essential Oil for Migraines •Soothing Tea for Allergies •Nutritional Syrup for Flu With easy-to-read herbal charts, a breakdown of essential oils, tips for stockpiling natural medicines and step-by-step instructions for creating your own elixirs, salves and more, this book offers everything you need to keep you and your loved ones safe.