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Similar to Morphine: The Best Natural Painkiller that Grows in Your Backyard

From injury to disease, pain is a very common ailment or symptom that can take down the toughest of the tough. It’s so prevalent that we are seeing a major epidemic with opiate dependency. Unfortunately, with so many needing to find relief, it’s leading to a large portion of our …

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Be Your Own Best Defense Before Society Collapses: Look Out For The 5 Best Places In America to ‘Bug Out’ Before Society Collapses

Many people wonder where the safest place to retreat is should a major disaster hit, an economic collapse occur, or the power grid go down for an extended period of time. In truth, there is no singular “safe place” where you are guaranteed to survive no matter what, but there …

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30 Lost Ways of Survival from 1880 We Should All Learn

People really should avert their gaze from the modern survival thinking for just a bit and also look at how the guys who wandered the west 150 or so years ago did it. 1.Community – We were not meant to survive in isolation forever. There are many skills we can learn from one another. …

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PREPAREDNESS

How To Survive An EMP Attack: 10 Things to Have Ready before the Huge EMP !!!

What if you woke up one morning and nothing worked? What if there was no electricity? What if all transportation came to a halt? An EMP event would instantly destroy any means of telecommunication, bank account would disappear, planes would fall from the skies, nuclear plants would not be able …

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SELF-SUFFICIENCY

21 Native American Life Scenes Used With 150 Years Ago

It is always fascinating to see how other people live or to speculate how our ancestors went about their daily lives. The foods they eat, how they care for their children, and their basic everyday activities can tell us quite a bit about them. Today we’re getting a glimpse into …

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PREPAREDNESS

A Nuclear Attack Is One Of The Most Frightening Things That Could Happen: A Strange Thing That Might Save Your Life in A Nuclear Aftermath

Surviving a nuclear attack means preparing in advance and protecting yourself from radioactive fallout for weeks after the weapons go off – but if you’re anywhere near the actual explosions, the actions you take in the first few seconds are going to decide whether anything else even matters. A nuclear …

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SELF-SUFFICIENCY

The Best 50 Tips From the Great Depression

The Great Depression was one of the most traumatic events in American history. Following the stock market crash of October 1929, industrial production crashed, construction shrank to a fraction of what it had been and millions of people found themselves on short hours or without work. Until the economy picked up again …

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PREPAREDNESS

In A Survival Situation There Will Be Many That Become Threats to You: You Are Either A Prepper Or A Future Victim

The more you know, the better off you are, if you know how to use what you know. True knowledge is much more than just knowing a bunch of facts; you have to know how to use that knowledge to your advantage, how to put that knowledge to work in …

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SURVIVAL

5 Lost Survival Lessons I Learned from the Amish

There are dozens of potential SHTF scenarios that we face these days.  One of the scariest is a loss of our power grid. Whether this happens due to hackers, an EMP blast, or some other factor, a complete lack of power is a scary scenario in our modern times.  Estimates have shown …

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HOMESTEADING

The Best Ways To Get 10 Times More Potatoes, Every Homesteader Should Know

Americans love potatoes, eating about 125 pounds, per person, per year. Although potatoes are easy to grow, many off-gridders on small plots of land avoid them because traditional growing techniques take up a lot of space. However, by using the caging technique, you can get a high yield in a small space. …

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