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  1. Health, Fitness and First Aid
    You would think with the vast amount spent on healthcare in this country, we would be super healthy; the healthiest on the planet. We surely are not. There is big money in keeping us sick and on multiple drugs for life. (There was even an episode of Star Trek on this subject...
  2. Health, Fitness and First Aid
    Just passing along some info I discovered in my travels. The element copper is vital to human health. The western diet is deficient in this element, which is necessary for cardiovascular health. I discovered I was very deficient in copper about 6 months ago. It can cause varicose veins...
  3. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Ok, so I have used the search function and finally got tired of sifting thru the five-kajillion radiation related iodine threads. My question is this. Since iodine is necessary to prevent a myriad of diseases, what is a good way to supplement ones iodine intake once the iodized salt has run out...
  4. Nuclear, Biological and Chemical (NBC) Survival "There are only three FDA-approved potassium iodide products that protect against radiation. The agency's website identifies them as Iosat, made by Anbex; ThyroSafe from Recipharm AB; and ThyroShield...
  5. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Iodine For all the crazy, deep in the bunker, afraid of the world, psychotic survivalists that are popping iodine tablets like peanuts, here is an explanation of everything you could ever want to know about taking prophylactic iodine. :thumb: :D: BuellerBueller, MikeK and a few others, brought...
  6. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Which is better for water purification? What about boiling? My prep's are lacking in water storage. I know that bleach is cheaper than iodine pills, but which method will kill the most stuff that will make one sick?
  7. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I just realized we have a big store nearby called Tractor Supply. I thought it was all about farm machinery but went in to look for something. This place is awesome. It has everything. There is a section for medical supplies for farm animals, including hypodermic needles and the medicine to go...
  8. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Does taking iodine pills after a radiation expsoure help? My husband asked me to look into it and maybe by some iodine. Any suggestions?
  9. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    its iodine tincture, u.s.p and i wanted to know if its safe to use to purify water
  10. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Last 48 hours to buy IODINE and KI (potassium Iodide) in the USA. New FDA regulations will stop all purchases of bulk and full strength iodine in the USA or from purchasing from other counties. The Ban comes into effect on August 1, 2007. If you ever want to buy iodine again, now is your last...
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