Tag Archives: disease

Episode-584- The Patriot Nurse Joins Us on TSP

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Today we are joined on TSP by The Patriot Nurse.  The Patriot Nurse largely known for her great YouTube Channel where she discusses “No- Nonsense, Straight talk about Medical Prepping for SHTF and everyday stuff too”.

In a major collapse or even a natural event that cuts off access to care such as an ice storm you may be on your own to provide care to yourself of your loved ones.  Today we discuss how you can prepare for these events.

We also discuss the limitations of modern medicine, the importance of nutrition, steps you can take in advance to improve your chances if a collapse occurs.  This episode may be one of the most important episodes of The Survival Podcast we have ever done.

Join us today as we discuss…

  • Beyond the band-aids, building the personal first aid kit (FAK)
  • The two leading causes of death in areas without modern care
  • The biggest emerging health threats
  • Thoughts on drug resistant MSRA and tuberculous
  • Inexpensive over the counter medications you should store
  • Alternative therapies as a first choice for many conditions
  • Limitations of civilian care
  • Limitations of professional care in the field
  • Suggested training for the civilian such as CPR and EMT
  • Why 10-20% of society may be dead with in weeks of a total system collapse
  • The importance of nutrition to our health
  • Storing proper nutrition beyond rice and beans

Additional Resources for Today’s Show

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Episode-429- Listener Feedback 5-3-10

Today we have your feedback and questions on covert gardening with permaculture, a huge cap and trade scam involving Fannie Mae, a new killer fungus, a huge unknown identity theft risk, economic collapse and more.

Tune in today as we discuss…

  • If the dollar and euro collapse what currency is safe for your money
  • Congressman Ron Paul’s answer to the above question
  • A new bill that will allow unlimited detention of U.S. citizens with out any charges or Miranda rights
  • What’s up with all the packaging, the deeper story about dependence
  • Can a permaculture garden not even look like a garden
  • Advice for young people joining the military
  • A tax on tanning is in the health care bill, YES, really
  • A success story on reducing your tax footprint
  • How deadly is the new “killer fungus” that has shown up in Northwest North America
  • Fannie Mae owns the trading scheme for the residential part of cap and trade
  • The secrets about you that may be on their way to other parts of the world on used copiers

Additional Resources for Today’s Show

Remember to comment, chime in and tell us your thoughts, this podcast is one man’s opinion, not a lecture or sermon. Also please enter our listener appreciation contest and help spread the word about our show. Also remember you can call in your questions and comments to 866-65-THINK and you might hear yourself on the air.

Episode-402- The Startling Reality of Pandemic Threats

The real threat of pandemic disease if honestly startling.  In spite of the recent H1N1 (swine flu) no event the pandemic threat is always with us.  Today’s show has a mountain of scientific facts and figures that should drive home the reality of how ominous this threat to survival really is.

Join us today as we discuss…

  • Pandemic vs. Epidemic
  • The probability, impact and commonality of pandemic and epidemic
  • How real the threat is
  • A true scientific consensus
  • Why the Spanish flu in 1918 seems to have killed so many healthy people
  • The speed of mutation at the viral level
  • What the infection and death rates from the 1918 pandemic would look like with a population of 6.7 billion – 2.4 billion infected – 60 million dead
  • The total number of hospital beds in the US and the harsh reality of what that means
  • Two lesser pandemics that killed 1.9 million people globally
  • 5 emerging threats that have nothing to do with the flu
  • The monetary cost of infectious disease
  • Nipah – a disease unknown until 1999 with an 80% death rate

Additional Resources for Today’s Show

Remember to comment, chime in and tell us your thoughts, this podcast is one man’s opinion, not a lecture or sermon. Also please enter our listener appreciation contest and help spread the word about our show. Also remember you can call in your questions and comments to 866-65-THINK and you might hear yourself on the air.

Episode-121- Pandemic Flu and Global Disease Threats

Today we discuss a subject that has been in and out of vogue in main stream media, the threat of Global Pandemic Avian Flu (H5N1) and other disease pandemic and epidemic potential threats.

Tune in today to hear about…

  • What does H5N1 mean, what are the meanings of H and N in flu varients
  • What is a “clade” and how does it apply to flu strains
  • A vaccine resistant “clade 7″ varient of H5N1 has turned up in Beijing China
  • There is a small human cluster of Avian Flu in Vietnam
  • There has just been a death in Egypt in Egypt and Cambodia
  • Large poultry infections are present in India and Bangladesh
  • A baby in Hong Kong has just contracted H9N2 (another type of avian flu)
  • H5N1s death rate is 56%, the death rate of the Spanish Flu was only 2.5%
  • A different threat, what about an animal or insect pandemic
  • Considering bugging out, do you have a quarantine area
  • What prior disasters can teach us about human arrogance and denial

Resources for today’s show