Hypothermia is the name given to the condition when the core temperature of the human body falls bellow the required normal operating temperature. It is opposed by Heat Stroke which is the when the core temperature gets too warm. If left to progress it is fatal. Our normal core temperature […]Read More
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I noticed some cheap Israeli bandages while shopping for something else on amazon the other day. At about 3 pounds each I wondered what they were like so bought some. As described in other articles, I feel that Medical knowledge and equipment is vital to us in Bushcraft, Survival, Outdoor […]Read More
Following on from my earlier post about Trauma Kit´s and how, after an incident in which I cut myself quite badly, I decided to separate my First Aid Kit into two kits, one for minor to serious Trauma that can be reached for in an emergency and easily opened and […]Read More
I gave myself a nasty cut the other day and it led me to take another look at the medical kit that I carry with me. My kit was sufficient on the day but I identified a number of deficiencies and improvements that could be made. Here is my cut, […]Read More