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What are The Benefits of Doing 50 Pushups Every Day?

In Health and Fitness by M.D. Creekmore

The most practical benefit of doing pushups every day is that you will gain functional strength for your body. The muscles that the pushup works – your core, your triceps and biceps along with the deltoids – are often the most used body parts each day. Functional activities such as lifting boxes, carrying objects or other activities become easier as …

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Is Medical Training Needed For Concealed Carry?

In Health and Fitness by Jesse Mathewson2 Comments

Medical knowledge and medical supplies are used far more frequently than defensive tools in the United States. When I was much younger I had several things occur that helped me understand the benefits of understanding trauma care and remaining current with my training. After watching an individual bleed out in front of me and being able to do nothing, and …

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What Medical Training Should I Get For Concealed Carry?

In Health and Fitness by Jesse Mathewson3 Comments

This article is meant to show you what training you should get for concealed carry. What is included in the article are references, links for additional training and resources and lastly definitions and descriptions. Always remember, make sure you and your family are safe before attempting to offer assistance to anyone. Never do so if it means sacrificing your own …

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What You Need to Know About Storing and Disposing of Medications

In Health and Fitness by M.D. Creekmore

by CB There are some basic principles that need to be taken into consideration when saving medication, which includes the expiration date, storage conditions, and what type of medication you are attempting to store.  The easiest way to get extra medication would be to start refilling your medications five days early from the pharmacy.  This will give you a small amount …

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Survival of The Fittest – Prepper Fitness Training

In Health and Fitness by M.D. Creekmore

by Albert S This month a relative of mine threw his back out very badly. He was bedridden and unable to function physically in any meaningful way. Cook his own meals? No. Get to the bathroom without assistance? No. Do survival tasks like chop firewood, plant a garden, or tend chickens? No, no, and no! This 30-something man, husband, and …

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Vintage Army Advice on the Importance of Staying Fit (Applies To Everyone… Even You!)

In Health and Fitness by M.D. Creekmore

Editor’s note: The following excerpt was included in FM 21-13, an Army field manual published in 1952. Staying in as good of physical condition as possible is important for everyone (even you) and this article gives some good tips on why and how you can do that. FM 21-13 THE SOLDIER’S GUIDE Section VI. PHYSICAL TRAINING Military leaders have always …