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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

  • newStrokes (CVAs) On and Off The Grid
    Strokes (CVAs) On and Off The GridSTROKES ON AND OFF THE GRID Often, medics in remote areas are confronted with a major challenge. Some of these challenges relate to wilderness exposure, or perhaps, an accident while performing activities of daily su…
    - 7 hours ago 24 May 18, 8:29pm -
  • Re-Thinking School Safety
    Re-Thinking School SafetyRE-THINKING SCHOOL SAFETY A high school in Sante Fe, Texas was the scene of a mass murder recently, with at least 10 people killed and as many more wounded. A 17-year-old student, who was able to take a shotgun, a pistol, and…
    - 4 days ago 21 May 18, 12:08pm -
  • Survival Medicine Hour: Ticks, Volcanoes, Special Guests
    Survival Medicine Hour: Ticks, Volcanoes, Special GuestsSURVIVAL MEDICINE HOUR PODCAST Can you prepare for a day at the beach? Can you prepare for an asteroid strike? Well, preparing for volcanic eruptions is in the middle, actually closer to an aste…
    - 6 days ago 18 May 18, 9:58pm -
  • Video: Volcano Preparedness?
    Video: Volcano Preparedness?VIDEO: VOLCANO PREPAREDNESS? Being prepared certainly increases your chances of surviving and staying healthy in a lot of disaster settings, but can you prepare for a volcanic eruption like we’re seeing at Mount Kilauea…
    - 9 days ago 16 May 18, 12:12pm -
  • Survival Medicine Hour: Emerging Infectious Diseases, Malaria
    Survival Medicine Hour: Emerging Infectious Diseases, MalariaSURVIVAL MEDICINE HOUR PODCAST Joe Alton MD and Amy Alton ARNP often  talk about infectious diseases on the Survival Medicine Hour, a number of which are called emerging infectious disease…
    - 13 days ago 11 May 18, 5:14pm -

Web MD

  • newLow-Fat Diet Tied to Better Breast Cancer Survival
    Data from the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) study had already found that women who ate a low-fat diet were at lower odds of developing more aggressive forms of breast cancer.
    - 7 hours ago 24 May 18, 8:15pm -
  • newClosed Cars Can Become Deathly Hot in Minutes
    In the United States, six children have died in hot cars so far this year -- and about 750 since 1998, the study authors noted.
    - 9 hours ago 24 May 18, 6:20pm -
  • newSevere Eczema May Be Linked to Heart Disease Risk
    Because this was an observational study, the researchers couldn't prove eczema caused the increased heart disease risk. But they said that, given the large number of people included in the study, the association appears strong.
    - 9 hours ago 24 May 18, 6:15pm -
  • newStudy Says Antidepressants May Lead to Weight Gain
    In the study, patients who used any of a dozen common antidepressants were 21 percent more likely than others to put on an extra 5 to 8 pounds, the study authors said.
    - 13 hours ago 24 May 18, 2:15pm -
  • newHeavier Women May Face Higher Cancer Risks: Study
    Although the study couldn't prove cause and effect, obesity was tied to a rise in the risk of postmenopausal breast cancer by 20 percent and kidney cancer by 95 percent.
    - 13 hours ago 24 May 18, 2:15pm -