October 3, 2019

Popular Heartburn Medicine May Have Cancer Causing Chemical

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com The Federal Drug Administration (FDA) has recently found that a popular heartburn drug, Zantac, and its generic equivalents may contain cancer causing chemicals.  Just to be clear, I am not a medical professional and this article is not to be taken as medical advice.  Just sharing this info as I know a lot of people who take these over-the-counter medications as well as stock up on them in their emergency supply stash. According […]

Here’s What Happened When I Tried CBD Oil

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com   ]I’ve been hearing a lot about CBD oil lately. I try to avoid taking a lot of medications including pain relievers, but I do take vitamins and supplements. When I got an invitation to try CBD oil from Daddy Burt Hemp Company in Arkansas, I was curious but also hesitant, since I did not know too much about it. I wondered if CBD is truly effective, or merely the current fad “cure-all […]

Getting Started with Natural Remedies: Read Prepper’s Natural Medicine plus a Giveaway

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com If a disaster strikes and you or someone you know gets sick or injured, it may be difficult to get to a doctor or hospital right away.  The roads may be flooded, and the hospitals’ emergency departments may be overwhelmed with patients.  Knowledge of natural remedies to relieve minor illnesses and injuries is a valuable skill.  Prepper’s Natural Medicine by Cat Ellis is a great guide to get you started in learning about […]

10 Ways to Relieve Spring Allergies

By Tess Pennington This article first appeared in ReadyNutrition.com. Now that winter is behind us, the long-awaited season of spring brings with it rebirth, renewal – and allergies. When flowers, grasses and trees begin to set forth their blooms, our allergies show up. Congestion, sneezing and watery eyes are no way to enjoy the gifts that spring brings. Relieve Your Allergies Naturally For many, symptoms of allergies can be averted with a simple drive to the drugstore for over-the-counter meds. […]

What NOT to Do with Essential Oils

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com As long time readers know, I always try things out before recommending them.  Most of the time they turn out well, such as the expiration date experiment, powdered milk experiment; I even know what expired coffee tastes like.  Sometimes I had mixed results as when I tried shampoo substitutes.   This time around, I had headache but thought I should try something different before I took a pain reliever.  I decided to try a […]