PrepperMed 101: Three Things to Know About This “Bad Flu Vaccine Year”

There’s a lot of talk going around about the “bad” flu vaccine this year.  (For example, in this story from the Quincy Herald-Whig) . What’s that actually mean, and how does it affect your prepping? What ‘a bad flu vaccine year’… Continue Reading


PrepperMed 101: Rock-hard muscles can be too much of a good thing – Tetanus

It’s called ‘lockjaw’ because the jaw muscles are among the first to be affected. They spasm and seize up, holding the jaw firmly shut.  The good news is, starvation is not likely to be a problem.  The bad news is,… Continue Reading