Day 218: 2020 Pandemic. Are You Prepared for Winter?

Day 218: 2020 Pandemic. Are You Prepared for Winter?

Having served in the Special Forces Group that focused on Winter Warfare, I spent several months every year not on deployment, training at high altitude in the cold. It was amazing how each year, I’d forgotten how tough and brutal the cold is. There are things we all...
Five Differences Between SARS-CoV-2 (Coronavirus) and the Flu

Five Differences Between SARS-CoV-2 (Coronavirus) and the Flu

This is based on recent observations, mostly from China, and medical journals, and is ongoing, but these appear to be trends: Coronavirus spreads slower than the flu. Flu has a shorter incubation period and a shorter serial interval. Incubation period is the time it...
“Not Your Usual Survival Book.”

“Not Your Usual Survival Book.”

This is a review that was left on The Green Beret Preparation and Survival Guide on Amazon and it hits exactly what I was aiming for with the book. When I was surveying other books in the field (and my shelves are crammed with them) I realized they go from normal life...

Myths Busted and Truths about SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19/Coronavirus

Yes, SARS-CoV-2, is the official name of this form of Coronavirus. I think people don’t want to use the SARS term as it stands for Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome. Scary right? Well, there are reasons to be afraid of this virus, but fear should be tempered with...