Category Archive: Surviving Natural Disasters

Top Survival Foods You Must Store When SHTF For Prepping And Survival

Top Survival Foods You Must Store When SHTF For Prepping And Survival My list of top survival foods you must stockpile and store before the SHTF.Also bear in mind the fact that your food stockpile is not all about waiting for the SHTF – no way. In fact a good food storage system will cover …

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Could your Survive a Blackout

Could You Survive A BlackoutWhat Would You Do In A Total UK Blackout Electricity is taken for granted by just about everyone here in the UK, except in the wilds and maybe us preppers!But, have you ever stopped to think what would happen if there was a total blackout and shutdown of the power grid …

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Surviving winter if you are stranded in you car

Surviving winter if you are stranded in you car What would you do if you found yourself stranded.?  Being stranded in your car in nice weather is bad enough, but getting stranded in ice and snow and surviving winter weather is something you must be prepared for.As preppers we all prepare for natural disasters of …

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Extreme Cold Survival

Extreme Cold Survival Hypothermia is a medical condition diagnosed when your core body temperature drops below what is required for normal functions and metabolism. Typically, a drop of three degrees in your core temperature means you have hypothermia.On average, normal body temperatures are between 36.5 and 37.5ᵒC (98-100ᵒF). You do not have to be exposed …

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Preparing For Winter And Bad Weather

Preparing For Winter And Bad WeatherAre You Ready For A Cold Winter?If the recent winter weather predictions pan out, we are in for a VERY COLD winter. The Met office is warning that the recent bad weather is a big indicator of what’s to come and could very easily be the start of one of …

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Ebola Children’s safety equipment and protective clothing

 Children’s safety equipment and protective clothing  – to protect against Ebola As with any viral outbreak that has the potential to mutate into an epidemic, it is essential to be prepared with the necessary protective safety wear that gives a level of defence against the virus. One of the most common mistakes you can make …

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Signs and Symptoms of Ebola The Ebola Disease Virus

Signs and Symptoms of Ebola There is currently no vaccine or know cure for the Ebola Disease Virus. Symptoms of Ebola include Fever (greater than 38.6°C or 101.5°F) Severe headache Muscle pain Weakness Diarrhea Vomiting Abdominal (stomach) pain Unexplained hemorrhage (bleeding or bruising) Symptoms may appear anywhere from 2 to 21 days after exposure to …

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Epidemic Protective Clothing and Equipment

Epidemic Protective Clothing and Equipment Whenever there is any sort of viral outbreak or potential epidemic, you will always see rescue and medical personnel wearing protective clothing. Specific epidemic protective clothing and equipment is essential for both the medical teams and the victims themselves. Most viruses can be very quickly identified and their severity categorized …

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What Are The Basic Survival Skills

What are the basic survival skills  When SHTF and the choice of hunkering down or bugging out has to be made. If that choice is to bug out then it becomes a real survival situation, every prepper should know them, but what are the Basic Survival Skills for staying alive. Without these skills your chances …

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What is an epidemic

How to Prepare for and Survive an Epidemic  What is an epidemic? An epidemic occurs when there are new cases of a certain disease among a given human population during a given period, and that disease substantially exceeds what is expected, based on recent experiences. It is not to be confused with an “outbreak” which …

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Electromagnetic Pulse

How To Prepare And Survival An Electromagnetic PulseAn Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) is, simply stated, a burst of electromagnetic energy. It can occur as a radiated, electric or magnetic pulse. An EMP is usually damaging to most electronic equipment including household appliances, automobiles, power grids and communication systems.Certain equipment can be shielded from the damaging effects …

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UK Flooding survival

How to Prepare For Flooding and Survival Techniques  Through the autumn and winter of 2012, UK flooding has been some of the worst seen in decades. It has disrupted travel, destroyed homes and businesses and has cost lives. Flooding is one of the more destructive natural disasters in terms of property damage and loss of life. …

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