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Articles: First Aid
 
1Basics: First Aid Kits
Somewhere between a Band-Aid and a surgical kit is the perfect first aid kit for you. What do you need to have? Will you know what to do with the kit you have? Having the right supplies and training will ensure you are ready to respond.
Also in:   Bug OutCampingDisaster PreparednessPopularSafety
 
2Critters: Horse Flies and Deer Flies
A short critter article on these biting flies.
Also in:   CampingCritters
 
3Critters: Killer Bees
What is a "killer bee" and where are they? Find out here.
Also in:   Basic SkillsCritters
 
4Critters: Mosquitoes
This insect can spread some of the worst diseases in the world to people. The Anopheles mosquito carries malaria, and the genus Aedes carries the yellow fever virus. The diseases are mostly associated in the areas by the equator, but mosquitoes live all over the world, delivering diseases everywhere. The housefly mosquito can transmit parasitic worms and encephalitis virus.

Here's what you need to know about preparations and remedies for the dreaded mosquito.
Also in:   Bird FluCampingCrittersSafety
 
5Critters: Ticks
Identitfication of various ticks and the real technique for removing this beastie from your skin.
Also in:   Basic SkillsCritters
 
6Critters: Wasps
Identify various type of wasp and how to deal with them once you find them.
Also in:   Basic SkillsCritters
 
7First Aid: Hot Weather
Heat cramps, heat exhaustion and heat stroke are usually associated with strenuous exercise, but can occur in any person, at any time during hot weather. Somewhere in the world today, maybe where you are, it is going to be very hot. Read on to learn the signs and solutions for heat-related illness.
Also in:   WaterWeather
 
8How To: Make Soap
If you are forced to stay in a survival situation for a long period of time; that is, without access to civilization (Wal-Mart), then you are going to have to eventually admit you smell a little "rank". The first step in the manufacturing of soap is to gather ashes to make the lye, which makes the soap. Here is what else you need...
Also in:   Disaster PreparednessHow To
 
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