First Aid & Medicine

Hemostatic Agents QuikClot vs Celox

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Which Hemostatic Agent is Right For You? We Compare the Two Leading Brands QuikClot vs Celox QuikClot Clotting Sponge and Celox First Aid Gauze comparison by TS Alan One of the most important items you should have with you for Everyday Carry (EDC) is an emergency medical kit. Most EDC kits are under stocked or not thought out properly. Sure you may carry a few bandages and a tourniquet, but if you’re not carrying a hemostatic agent to treat bleeding from penetrating and other traumatic injuries then you are unprepared. Accidents happen everywhere: home, office, while traveling via car, bicycle ...

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A Radioactive Zombie Apocalypse: Part 3

Can You Survive a Radioactive Zombie Apocalypse? The final installment of our Three-part Series Discusses Decontamination and Medications in Case you are Exposed. Originally published on TS Alan’s blog in May 2014. Decontamination and Treatments When the radioactive zombie apocalypse starts you are ready. You purchased your radiation detector and you’ve remembered to purchase two sets of CBNR gear for each family member, along with protective coverings for the supplies you are transporting. Hopefully, if things go the way you have planned, you will never have to get within 100 mile radius of any nuclear hot zone from the nuclear ...

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A Radioactive Zombie Apocalypse: Part 2

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Can You Survive a Radioactive Zombie Apocalypse? Part Two of Our Three-part Series discusses the Gear You’ll Need to Survive. Originally published on TS Alan’s blog in May 2014. CBRN Gear As a survivalist/prepper you are well aware of the possibility of a zombie uprising, an earthbound object impact, a total collapse of the world’s economy or another worst case threat scenario that could bring about the mass loss and/or destruction of natural and man made resources that are vital to human survival. You are also acutely aware that the depletion of resources — human, natural and manufactured — will ...

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A Radioactive Zombie Apocalypse: Part 1

Can You Survive a Radioactive Zombie Apocalypse? Our Three-part Series Will Tell You What You Need to Know to Help You Stay Alive. Originally published on TS Alan’s blog in May 2014. This re-post has been updated. Fallout Most zombie genre authors don’t write about it and films don’t touch on it, but in a zombie apocalypse you’ll be dealing not only with the rampaging undead but most likely ones that are radioactive. When an outbreak happens, workers that maintain power stations, specifically nuclear power plants, will no longer be there to keep critical systems operational. Furthermore, the diesel engines ...

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Basic First Aid: The First Step is Action

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IN THE BEGINNING: The first step is always the most important. Yet, often times, we fail to recognize what that first step is… and in all truth, the first step in basic first aid is ACTION. I have been in the medical field for some time now and throughout that time I have seen (and been part of) mistakes that could have been avoided simply by taking action. The failure to act is just as bad as doing something wrong. In the event of medical complications, ignoring the problem can often times become the worst problem. In the matters of ...

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