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|71-Hour Emergency Kits
Everybody Should Have an Emergency Kit, by David M Coulter Why you should have a 36 hour emergency kit and what to put in it.
Retail 72-Hour Emergency Kits, by Nikki Willhite. An example of the kind of kits you can purchase for easy emergency food, cooking a water purification.
Disaster Preparedness for Children, by Nikki Willhite How to make children feel more secure during emergency situations.
13 Things Every First Aid Kit Should Have, by John Mclain The things you need to have in a first aid kit.
Cooking with Honey, by Nikki Willhite The value of honey in your food, and recipes for honey butter, honey butter cookies and honey custard.
Emergency Food and Water, by Eric Holm Some tips on putting up a little extra water and food for emergencies.
How to Make Chicken Jerky - How to make chicken jerky from boneless chicken breasts.
Frostbite and Cold
Frostnip, Frostbite, Chilblain and Emergency Preparedness, by Brenda J Jensen Emergency preparation information on frostbite and exposure to the cold. What to do to prevent it, and what to do if you have it.
Things You Should Know in Order to Prevent House Fires, by Justin L. Cook What are the main causes of fires in the home and how to prevent them.
Frozen Pipes, by Amanda Klecker How to prevent frozen pipes, and how to deal with frozen pipes.
The Untold Story of Hurricane Andrew, by Nikki Willhite- The story of Hurricane Andrew from the journals of an insurance adjuster.
What Are Landslides and What Should You Do to Guard Your Personal Safety? by Michael Griesmer Some tips to guard against landslides and how to stay safe.
Lightning Safety, by Toni Grundstrom How to stay safe during a lightning storm.
Emergency Preparation and Prescription Drugs, by Nikki Willhite How to build an emergency supply of medications.
Power Loss and Elevators, by Nikki Willhite How power outages can affect disabled people living in high-rise apartments or in apartments with elevators.
Power Outage Survival Kit, by Joseph Parish How to prepare for a power outage.
7 Winter Driving Safety Tips for Fear of Driving in the Snow, by Greg Weber Tips on how to drive on snow in the winter.
Storms and Hurricanes
Storms and Hurricanes
Winter Storm Preparation, by Nikki Willhite How to prepare for winter storms.
Sunstroke: Home Care and Treatment, by Candice McInnes How to recognize the symptoms of sunstroke, care, and prevention.
How to Spot a Rip Current, by Drew Namdets How to identify rip tides and what to do if you are caught in one.
What Causes a Tornado, by Shawn Joseph Gossman Signs in the Weather That a Tornado Will Happen.
Can You Outrun a Tsunami? by Gordan Gumpertz What is a tsunami, the danger to human life, and how to protect yourself.
Cyber Attacks and Your Money, by Nikki Willhite The potential dangers to your money and how to protect it.
How to Choose Emergency Items, by Nikki Willhite Some tips on choosing items for emergencies and disasters.