How to Use an EpiPen Auto Injector

An epinephrine injection (EpiPen) is used to treat severe allergic reactions to insect stings or bites, foods, drugs, and other allergens. It works by narrowing the blood vessels and opening airways in the lungs. An EpiPen auto-injector is a device that has a syringe and needle that can inject a single dose of epinephrine. It is a disposable single-use system. Signs and Symptoms of Anaphylaxis Symptoms of Anaphylaxis will usually display within minutes of exposure, but there can…

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How to Make Pancakes From Scratch

Pancakes don’t just taste good but they are also incredibly easy to make from scratch. Even with this, it surprises me at just how many people don’t have even the simplest of recipes on hand. It has become all too easy to just go to the store and pick up a box of already-made pancake mix. I won’t lie, I have used these in the past too but believe me, they are nowhere near as…

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How to Make Acorn Coffee

Today we have a really simple recipe for you for making acorn coffee. To be fair, it doesn’t really taste much like coffee, but it is still a very warming and nutritious. If you have ever tried to eat a raw acorn you will know that they have a bitter taste and they don’t really taste very good at all so we need to process them before doing anything else with them. When gathering your…

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How to Deal with Common Home Emergencies

During this post, I want to put major disasters such as floods and wildfires aside and take a look at some common household emergencies that you may be likely to encounter at some time. While these kinds of emergencies may not quite cause the same amount of damage to your home as something like a hurricane might, they can still cause a massive inconvenience as well as being expensive. When these kinds of emergencies happen,…

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How to Store Gasoline Safely

While gasoline itself may not exactly be flammable, the vapors produced are extremely combustible. Because of this, gasoline is considered to be an unstable and potentially deadly substance. In order to prevent any devastating fires or explosions, it is important to follow the correct gasoline storage practices which we are going to take a look at here today. You need to learn which are the best places to store your gasoline as well as the…

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