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Armageddon Medicine

  • What you will find here
    This web site is devoted to empowering you, the reader, to care for your loved ones and yourself when there’s no other choice. Thank you for visiting and may God bless you richly in 2016 and beyond. – Doc Cindy … Continue reading →
    - 22 May 16, 4:01am -
  • Fish Antibiotic Update 2016
    As of 2016 most preppers are well aware of OTC "fish antibiotics" intended for aquarium use. If the concept is new to you, please search this site for earlier articles, including yearly updates.In reviewing several fish antibiotic web sites, I s…
    - 21 May 16, 8:15pm -
  • Antibiotics – 5 Reasons to Avoid Them – Yeast Infection, MRSA, Resistance, Diarrhea, and Allergy
    [Original publication date 2-24-11. Content and links checked and updated 5-21-16.]   Have a cold? Take an antibiotic?   Ear pain? Take an antibiotic.   Acne? Take an antibiotic. That’s what people think anyway. But is this really the best … C…
    - 21 May 16, 2:17pm -
  • Human Nature and Why Socialism (and Socialized Medicine) Won’t Work
    It was 2010 when I wrote the following…that was pre-Obamacare.  Did his plan even have a name back then? The Affordable Care Act. I sometimes forget that’s the actual name.  I’m supposing the doubling of my insurance premiums has made … Con…
    - 25 Feb 16, 2:53pm -
  • Broken Bones, Dementia, and the End of the World – Introduction
    Twice so far I’ve ignored this blog for months on end.  Both times were for serious medical problems. There’s nothing like a crisis to interrupt your disaster planning! The first time, in 2010, my son was severely injured in a motorcycle … Co…
    - 15 Dec 15, 7:57pm -

Doom and Bloom

  • Video: Suture Closure, Part 2
    Video: Suture Closure, Part 2In this video, Joe Alton MD and Amy Alton ARNP discuss wound closure and demonstrate how to prep and drape the skin for a suture closure off-the-grid. To watch, click below: Wishing you the best of health in good times or…
    - 4 days ago 1 Aug 20, 3:33pm -
  • Video: Suture Closure, Pt. 1
    Video: Suture Closure, Pt. 1In this video, Joe Alton MD and Amy Alton ARNP discuss wound closure and demonstrate the basics of setting up a sterile field off-the-grid prior to the procedure. To watch, click below: Wishing you the best of health in go…
    - 4 days ago 1 Aug 20, 3:21pm -
  • Vitamin D Deficiency and COVID-19
    Vitamin D Deficiency and COVID-19Lately, we’ve been reviewing the potential for vitamin deficiencies to play a significant role in disease in people who, you’d think, would be otherwise healthy. This article is about vitamin D. WHAT IS VITAMIN D?…
    - 7 days ago 29 Jul 20, 8:38pm -
  • Survival Medicine Podcast COVID Q & A
    Survival Medicine Podcast COVID Q & AYou know, we get dozens of questions from folks every week, and we do our darndest to answer as many as we can. You’re always welcome to send your questions to, we answer as many of them…
    - 7 days ago 29 Jul 20, 2:52pm -
  • Video: Pandemic Waves
    Video: Pandemic WavesIn this companion video to a recent article, Dr. Joe Alton explains pandemic waves in the current COVID-19 outbreak, how things went 100 years ago with the Spanish Flu pandemic, and what to expect both from the natural course of…
    - 18 days ago 18 Jul 20, 5:17pm -

Web MD

  • U.S. Surpasses 4 Million COVID-19 Cases
    The U.S. has now reported more than 4 million confirmed cases of the coronavirus, according to data from Johns Hopkins University.
    - 1 day ago 4 Aug 20, 4:21pm -
  • Even With PPE, Frontline Workers Face COVID Risk
    Paramedics, who are often the first to see sick patients, are at far greater risk of testing positive for COVID-19 than others, the researchers said.
    - 2 days ago 3 Aug 20, 7:11pm -
  • Many Americans Pause Social Media as Tensions Rise
    The national survey by Ohio State Wexner Medical Center of 2,000 people found that 56% changed their social media habits because of tensions brought on by current U.S. events.
    - 2 days ago 3 Aug 20, 7:05pm -
  • First U.S. Face Transplant Recipient Dies
    Her surgery was performed at the Cleveland Clinic, where she died Wednesday from complications from an infection not related to the transplant, the AP. said.
    - 2 days ago 3 Aug 20, 6:26pm -
  • Young Black Americans at High Risk of Hypertension
    The study, of 18- to 44-year-olds in the United States, found that high blood pressure was prevalent across all racial groups: Among both white and Mexican American participants, 22% had the condition.
    - 2 days ago 3 Aug 20, 5:32pm -