Category: Healthy Living

How to Grow a Survival Garden (and what to do if it dies)

How to Grow a Survival Garden (and what to do if it dies)

by Daisy Luther, The Organic Prepper I love growing my own vegetables. I spend many fulfilling hours outside every summer, tending to my plants, nurturing my soil, and babying things along, with the birds for music and a basket full...

13 Disorders Caused by Lack of Water

13 Disorders Caused by Lack of Water

by Tess Pennington, Ready Nutrition Most people don’t think they need to worry about dehydration. To them, dehydration is something that happens to travelers in the desert when they run out of water. But there is a chronic form of...

How to Find Water

How to Find Water

from Survival Sullivan Clean drinking water is high on the survival checklist, second only to shelter. The fragility of the human body means that it can only survive a day or two, maybe less, without clean water to drink. Water...

One of the Most Important Aspects of Survival, Overlooked and Undervalued

One of the Most Important Aspects of Survival, Overlooked and Undervalued

by Paylie Roberts, The Daily Sheeple I find it absolutely fascinating when I meet new folks of like mind who offer to teach me numerous additional skills that would be beneficial in the bleak future that seems likely. I adore...

7 Plants Mosquitoes Simply Hate

7 Plants Mosquitoes Simply Hate

by: Kristen Duever, Off the Grid Survival Have you found yourself constantly slapping mosquitoes while sitting outside this year, or having to spray yourself repeatedly with insect repellent? Avoid using sprays with chemicals like DEET by growing plants that are...

Off Grid Antibiotics: For When There is No Medicine

Off Grid Antibiotics: For When There is No Medicine

by Jeremiah Johnson, Ready Nutrition Good Day to you Ready Nutrition Readers!  Today’s article details Lomatium, the most powerful herb in North America for use as an antiviral or antibiotic.  After reading this article, you may wish to add this...

Researchers Discover Fasting Can Significantly Prolong Life

Researchers Discover Fasting Can Significantly Prolong Life

by Joshua Krause, Ready Nutrition Earlier this year, I wrote about some of the amazing effects periodic fasting can have on your health. The article focused on a research team from the University of Southern California, who discovered that not...

These 17 Survival Food and Water Mistakes Could Kill Any Prepper

These 17 Survival Food and Water Mistakes Could Kill Any Prepper

by Dan Sullivan, Sullivan Survival I‘m sorry I’m being so drastic, I rarely use the word kill but in this case it’s important. Some of these mistakes could be lethal even before SHTF, provided that you consume some of your...

10 Delicious Ways to Infuse Honey

by Tess Pennington, Ready Nutrition Infusing honey with fruit or herbs is a great way to add enhanced taste to honey, as well as additional health benefits. In the wintertime, I regularly make lemon,ginger infused honey and elderberry syrup to boost my family’s immune system,...

Staying cool without Air Conditioning: Tips for cooling off during a Power Outage

Staying cool without Air Conditioning: Tips for cooling off during a Power Outage

by Rob Richardson, Off Grid Survival Every year summer storms cause power outages throughout the United States. For those who are unprepared, these power outages, combined with summertime heat waves, can be a deadly combination. That’s why knowing how to...

Finding Time for Preparedness: Bring Preparedness Related Training into your Everyday Life

Finding Time for Preparedness: Bring Preparedness Related Training into your Everyday Life

by Rob Richardson, Off Grid Survival Preparedness is not a onetime event. Unfortunately, that’s how most people in this country deal with it – that is if they deal with it at all. While having a survival kit, bugout bag,...

Money Does Grow on Trees

Money Does Grow on Trees

By Jimmy Mengel, Outsider Club Outsider Club’s Nick Hodge and I just got the deal of a lifetime… Last weekend we were able to purchase four 7-foot “big trees” from our local county sustainability department. They typically run about 140...

Post-Collapse Health: Vitamin Deficiencies and Nutritional Shortages

Post-Collapse Health: Vitamin Deficiencies and Nutritional Shortages

by Jeremiah Johnson, Ready Nutrition Hey there, Ready Nutrition Readers!  How are you guys and gals doing today?  This article is Part 1 of a series on serious deficiencies of the human body encountered in a post-collapse/”Mad Max” type of...

Trouble Sleeping? Here’s to How Nod off in 60 Seconds.

Trouble Sleeping? Here’s to How Nod off in 60 Seconds.

by Joshua Krause, Ready Nutrition Like air, food, and water, sleep is just one of those things that we depend on for our survival. You can actually die if you go without sleep for long enough, and those who don’t...