The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Doom and Bloom
Survival Medicine Hour #366
Joe Alton MD and Amy Alton ARNP, aka Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy, discuss a number of topics, including honey as a treatment for burns, how to tell colds vs. flus, medical barter items, acid reflux, using glues to close wounds, and much more!
Honey, if raw and unprocessed, has antibacterial effect and may be useful to treat burns in situations where modern medical care is not a possibility.
Do you have a cold or the flu? Here’s some tips on how to tell the difference.
Most survivalists consider ammunition to be the most important barter item, but how about items that could heal, instead of cause, wounds? Dr. Alton bets that medical supplies would be important barter items in a post-disaster economy.
Medical glues and even Super-glue, may be valuablepost was originally published on this site