Milk thistle is an herb that offers some benefits, such as promoting liver and heart health. While others consider the plant an invasive weed, preppers know that milk thistle is useful when turned into a potent extract. (h/t to SurvivalSullivan.com) Continue reading →
Survival medicine: How to make tinctures for your SHTF first aid kit
Herbal tinctures are liquid herbal extracts that confer protective effects against infections and diseases better than capsules or supplements. This is because tinctures best preserve the active constituents of the medicinal plants. Liquid extracts also enter the bloodstream faster and are absorbed better.
People often consider plantains as common weeds. But this herb has a wide variety of medicinal uses. In the 10th century, the Saxons included plantains among their nine sacred herbs. While plantains are not as used today, they make excellent home remedies – and even medicine in case of an emergency. Continue reading →
What you’re about to see here is an extraordinary breakthrough in “green chemistry” and natural medicine. Pharmaceutical companies have spent millions of dollars researching biologically active nanoparticles that can be used to deliver drug payloads to specific tissues in the body. Continue reading →
Beverly Hills, CA, Professor John Burton, Chairman of the Emergency Medicine of Virginia Tech’s Carilion School of Medicine and Chief of ER Medicine at the Carilion group of hospitals in Virginia, is appointed Member of the Medical Advisory Board of US Tele-Medicine.
New recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) provide guidance when parental consent is not readily available or unnecessary, or when parental refusal of consent could harm the child. The Policy Statement, entitled “Consent for Emergency Medical Services for Children and Adolescents,” was reported online July 25 and will appear in the August issue of Pediatrics.
Professor Thomas Abramo, M.D., Chief of the Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Director of the Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital Emergency Department, and Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics at Vanderbilt University Medical School, joins the Medical Advisory Board of US Tele-Medicine.
“We are honored to welcome Professor Thomas Abramo to US Tele-Medicine. Continue reading →
(Beverly Hills) – Lawrence Steinberg, MBA, was appointed a Regional Senior Vice President in the Business Affairs Unit by Jacques von Speyer, CEO of US Tele-Medicine. Lawrence, based in Connecticut, will lead the Telemedicine Triage sales effort directed toward the largest employers in America.