emp preparedness

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Even if the high-voltage protective boxes around transformers are put into place and spare transformers are carefully held in storage until they are needed, the impact a solar flare or EMP would have on America is still extremely dire. Citizens, who have not put their generators, appliances, cell phones and basically anything else with electronic… Read more »


Jolly Rancher

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Learn why Jolly Ranchers* and pop tops can spell disaster for your emergency kit. When was the last time you checked your emergency kit and disaster supplies? If they are made up of anything other than quality food storage, you might have some surprises in store for you. Imagine being in a spot where you… Read more »


72 hours

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If you think that the government is going to come to your aid during a disaster, then maybe you should learn about 72. The rule of 72 is well known to government officials and rescue organizations. It stands for 72 hours, the time when citizens will be left on their own to survive, however they… Read more »


Winter

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The Internet is abuzz with news about the upcoming catastrophic winter that may begin as early as next month. While no one can absolutely predict what will happen, weather science can come close to giving us a good idea of what to expect, and the experts are saying that it doesn’t look pretty. Do you… Read more »


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We never know when we will have to just grab a bag quickly to take with us in an emergency – is your “bug out bag” ready to go? Do you know much about them? Here’s some information that might help you get a bag to use for a “bug out bag”. What’s a Bug… Read more »


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The following seven items must be stockpiled now for emergency survival. Some of them are already becoming less available.   Most preppers know that you must stockpile food, water and ammunition as insurance in case of disaster, but there are other items that are important to have as well. Go through the list and make… Read more »


aluminum foil

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Did you stockpile enough aluminum foil? This versatile product is a valuable resource. Here are eighteen different emergency and preparedness uses for aluminum foil. We bet you haven’t thought of them all. To be prepared, we suggest that you purchase a large amount of “heavy duty” or restaurant quality foil.   Attract Fish When the fish aren’t… Read more »


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A few days ago, I returned from a vacation. The last night I was there, we were outside for about 5 or 10 minutes, and by morning I had found at least ten mosquito bites on my arms and legs. Those thirsty little blood-suckers really had a feast, and I was paying the price. It… Read more »


man with glasses

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If you need glasses, or corrective eyewear, to see, then you better make some additional prepping arrangements in case disaster strikes. Otherwise, your rate of survival will go down, significantly. Your vision is one of the most important resources that you have. If there is an emergency, will use it almost every moment that you… Read more »