Blog 2017-06-28T02:45:22+00:00

The Effects Of Dehydration

Dehydration is no joke. Whether hiking the Grand Canyon or spending another day at the office, staying hydrated is essential to health. The human body is at least two-thirds water, and once its liquid content is reduced, bad things start to happen. Let’s review mild to serious effects of dehydration to help your water intake efforts. Mild Effects Mild side [...]

By | May 19th, 2017|Categories: Medical, Preparedness|0 Comments

4 Things I promised Myself After Surviving Hurricane Sandy

I remember the sickening sound of trees cracking and popping. It was a hurricane -  hurricane Sandy to be precise, and we lived in Southern Connecticut. It could have been worse, we were on a high hill, protecting us from flooding, and none of those falling trees landed on our home. We were well prepared for a disaster; but [...]

By | May 10th, 2017|Categories: Preparedness|0 Comments

How to pack an open wound

Bleeding Wound The failure to control hemorrhage is a common cause of death in trauma situations. With the increased number of active shooter events in the United States, the average citizen should have knowledge of basic methods to stop heavy bleeding. The government’s Stop The Bleed Initiative is attempting to foster awareness of the importance of this type of [...]

By | May 10th, 2017|Categories: Medical|0 Comments