Welcome to the inaugural "What Would You Do?" Wednesday, where I give you a scenario or a situation, and you talk back to me about how you'd handle the situation. It used to be that I'd have to spend a great deal of time coming up with scenarios. Now, through the magic of the internet, … Continue reading “What Would You Do?” Wednesday-Climbing Injury
You've heard of the 10 Essentials. These are 10 things that all wilderness travelers should have when traveling in the outdoors. The idea is that these items give you what you need in order to gather food, keep yourself warm, build fire, and obtain shelter. As such, it is the bare minimum needed to be … Continue reading 10 Medical Essentials
Welcome to The Mountain Medic! I hope this can be the start of a long, happy, and educational relationship. If you're new here, my purpose is to educate readers and visitors about patient care in the wilderness. My hope is you will find the information useful as you explore the world around you. If you're … Continue reading Welcome to The Mountain Medic!