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  • Survival expert suggests disaster planning should include 72-Hour Emergency Kit
    Survival expert suggests disaster planning should include 72-Hour Emergency Kit
    “People worry about terrorists, but the fact is there are others things to be concerned about as well when it comes to surviving disasters,” San Antonio survivalist expert Michael Peters noted today at an emergency preparedness seminar...
  • Southern California refineries
    Nightmare scenario can get worse in California
    They haven't made this movie yet, but it is a plausible scenario. Having lived in Southern and Northern California, makes one keenly aware of the potential nightmare disaster scenarios posed by refining oil adjacent large populations of people...
  • Preppers need to nurture their immune systems
    Preppers need to nurture their immune systems
    Strong immune systems work help protect human bodies from infections and disease. During and immediately after a potential, future disaster, however, conditions might be bad enough so that the proper care of preppers’ immune systems might...
  • Mega-drought has arrived
    News you can't use: Mega-drought?
    Coming soon, is a big drought that will affect every part of the America including Canada. Scientists call it the “mega-drought,” when all hell breaks loose in the climate and we dry up. What can you do about an event that has been...
  • What is a Home Inventory? If you don’t have one, now’s the time
    What is a Home Inventory? If you don’t have one, now’s the time
    When it’s too late… it’s too late. A mudslide overtakes your neighborhood; wildfire encroaches on your community or a burglar sneaks into your home while you’re away. If you’re like 75 percent of consumers in a...
  • Stress management is a valuable prepper skill
    Stress management is a valuable prepper skill
    Disasters can create enormous stress in their victims. Preppers who use stress management techniques well will provide the leadership that their families and communities need. If they learn good stress management techniques before a disaster...
  • Beware of these disaster related dangers
    Beware of these disaster related dangers
    Disasters can be dangerous in ways that some people might not have realized. This article will discuss some of the disaster related dangers that might surprise some people.A loss of power can lead to partially or completely thawed food. Some...
  • What documents should preppers have if they bug out?
    What documents should preppers have if they bug out?
    This article will discuss documents preppers need if they bug out during a regional disaster that has a relatively short duration. Having these documents in a bank safe deposit box or at home might not give preppers immediate access to them. If,...
  • Disasters can cause an increased risk of suicide
    Disasters can cause an increased risk of suicide
    Research has shown that the overall suicide rate increased by 13.8% during the four years after a severe natural disaster. Preppers, therefore, need to be prepared to help their family members who could become at risk for suicide after a disaster...
  • Oil Slick in the Gulf of Mexico on May 24th view
    Oil threatening America
    It probably comes as no surprise that the U.S. dependence on oil is constantly increasing. An article published by earthlink.net in June 2014 explains that humans have 100 years at most before they run out of oil. The U.S. can last 5 years on its...
  • Preppers can move from the city to the country
    Preppers can move from the city to the country
    Some preppers believe that future disasters will not be limited to short term, regional disasters from which recovery is relatively rapid. They believe that there will be major disasters that will cause an extended time period during which the...
  • Here is how to maintain family morale after a disaster-II
    Here is how to maintain family morale after a disaster-II
    In the first article by the above name, the disaster discussed was that of a power blackout. The means of boosting family morale was through exercise, humor, strength bombardment, family picture albums, card, and board games.This article will use...
  • Dr. Craig Spencer
    Outrageous and out of control: Ebola in America
    Holding back a moment before addressing the politics of this story, just to absorb the immediate shock, an American doctor returned from West Africa. He was in a self-monitoring mode after having treated Ebola patients there. After ten of 21 days...
  • Oso slide devastation picture
    WA State gets more than $600,000 additional funds from National Emergency Grant
    It’s been about seven months since the devastation from the Oso landslide occurred, but people and businesses are still recovering and any bit of help is not only welcome, but still very much needed. Good news comes as the United States...
  • Preppers should be creative problem solvers
    Preppers should be creative problem solvers
    Preppers try to predict problems that will occur during possible future disasters such as storms, floods, blizzards, or hurricanes. They try to predict such problems so that they can prepare solutions to these problems ahead of time. Unfortunately...