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New Free Hesperian Medical Books for Preppers

medical booksI am cheap and I admit it.  Every time I get a chance to get something useful for free, I take it.  One of the best sources for free medical books is the Hesperian Health Guides.  They have some great new medical books available.  Now not all of these books are free, but many of them are.

Now some of these medical books I have posted information on before, but they have added some new titles and there are always beginning preppers.  Here is the link to the Hesperian Health Guides.

The Hesperian Health Guides currently publishes 20 titles that are written for use in third world countries. …

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What do You do When There is No Dentist?

The other day I had to go to the dentist for a filling.  This always makes me think of the first experience with a dentist that I can remember.  It was in South Africa in the early 1950’s and I had a filling done.  Well there was no such thing as Novocain, just hang on and endure the pain.  My father and I were talking about this afterwards and he says on his first trip to the dentist, the drill was powered with a foot peddle (he is 90).

Anyway, my trip was pain free and quick.  Now this set me to thinking what you do about dental problems in a long-term major disaster situation. …

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