PrepperMed 101: Too Hot To Handle – Burn Care

I do some volunteer work for the Red Cross, and one thing we can count on is that when the going gets cold, there are a lot more fires.  We fend off the cold with the fire, but the fire… Continue Reading


PrepperMed 101: When and How to Close Wounds

From the Hope You Never Need It department:  Someone you care about has been injured.  You’ve gotten the bleeding stopped (using direct pressure instead of a tourniquet, naturally) and cleaned the wound up, perhaps using some of the debridement talked… Continue Reading


PrepperMed 101: Is Superglue Super for Wound Care?

I have a friend who is not the most wise, and not the most graceful. He is brave though!  Combining those traits, he’s taken to supergluing himself back together rather than going in to the emergency room every other week. … Continue Reading