Duct Tape 911: The Many Amazing Medical Things You Can Do to Tape Yourself Together

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Duct tape, a lifesaver? You'd better believe it! In fact, it's the number-one medical supply Dr. James Hubbard recommends always keeping on-hand for in-a-pinch fix-you-uppers.

As "The Survival Doctor," Dr. Hubbard teaches disaster medicine to people worldwide through popular books, videos, and seminars-and of course his frequented blog, TheSurvivalDoctor.com. But now, for the first time, he's compiled his best duct-tape tips, plus ...

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Overview

Duct tape, a lifesaver? You'd better believe it! In fact, it's the number-one medical supply Dr. James Hubbard recommends always keeping on-hand for in-a-pinch fix-you-uppers.

As "The Survival Doctor," Dr. Hubbard teaches disaster medicine to people worldwide through popular books, videos, and seminars-and of course his frequented blog, TheSurvivalDoctor.com. But now, for the first time, he's compiled his best duct-tape tips, plus never-before-published techniques, to give you the ultimate medical duct tape survival guide.

With "Duct Tape 911," learn first-aid skills in an interesting new way, and get little-known tricks that will help you feel ready for whatever comes.

In this fascinating illustrated guidebook Dr. Hubbard reveals easy-to-follow instructions for how to use duct tape to:

• Make eyeglasses-lenses and all
• Remove a ring from a swollen finger and cactus spines from a foot
• Make an ankle brace, wrist splint, and sling
• Close a deep wound to prevent infection
• Remove a wart
• Protect your skin from waterborne diseases during a flood
• Make a tourniquet
• Stop a lung from collapsing
• ... and more!

This unique, do-it-yourself guide is for handymen and handywomen, survivalists and campers, knowledge buffs, health fanatics, and everyone who wants to be prepared.

After a natural disaster, while camping, or when the grid goes down, you may not have the best medical supplies. So get your hands on some duct tape, and tape yourself together!

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About the Author

James Hubbard, MD, MPH, is one of the nation's foremost survival-medicine experts. At his popular website TheSurvivalDoctor.com, he writes about how to survive medical problems during a disaster or whenever expert help is impossible to get. Dr. Hubbard's evidence-based tips are a combination of modern medicine, makeshift treatments, and Grandma's home remedies. He's been a family doctor for over 30 years.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780991511907
  • Publisher: Hubbard Publishing, LLC
  • Publication date: 4/21/2014
  • Pages: 116
  • Sales rank: 701,088
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.28 (d)

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