Category Archives: Medical Prepping

Month 5: Focus on Colds & Flu

Buy a Book:   Because I deleted Where There Is No Doctor and Be Your Own “Doctor” from the monthly lists, I have 2 free months (5 & 9) that don’t have anything slotted.  You have a few options: go … Continue reading

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Month 4: Focus on Nervines, Muscles, & Eyecare

Buy a Book:   If you may be caring for children, whether your own or someone else’s, add pediatric books here Suggestions: How to Raise a Healthy Child in Spite of Your Doctor (beginner) Herbal Healing for Children by Demetria … Continue reading

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Month 3: Focus on Infection & Quarantine

Buy a Book:  Herbal Antibiotics, 2nd edition by Stephen Buhner (2012) or Herbal Antivirals by same, due out Sept 24, 2013 according to Amazon. There are 2 editions of Herbal Antibiotics, the first one published in the 1990s.  Get the … Continue reading

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How Month 2 played out in my home

Buy a Book:   general family medical books I already have the AMA Family Medical Guide (got it at Goodwill) so I instead bought Village Medical Manual, a book that I just found out about last month.  If you think … Continue reading

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Master list of med prep books

Since some might be haunting used book stores or Goodwill and want to pick up books as they find them (like me!), I thought it would be a good idea to post a master list of books to be on … Continue reading

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Medical Prepping Month 2: Pain

Buy a Book:   general family medical books Suggestions: **American Medical Association Family Medical Guide  — an excellent book, and one I feel every household should have.  I found my copy at Goodwill, marked at $1.50 and in the half … Continue reading

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How Medical Prepping Month 1 played out in my home

I have $80/month to prep medical supplies with.  A bit less than $20 per week, and sometimes it’s less.  We’re saving right now to buy a house, so I do what I can. Since I already have a good supply … Continue reading

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