Posts Tagged ‘water’

MAKING WATER SAFE TO DRINK

Posted on May 16th, 2011 by brian

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Survival Tips from OutdoorSafe By Peter Kummerfeldt As an outdoorsman talking to other outdoor men and women I often hear two statements made regarding drinking water from outdoor sources. Some claim “I never treat the water I drink in the outdoors” while others say “I never drink the water because it’s got bugs in it.” […]

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AVOID BECOMING A DEHYDRATION CASUALTY

Posted on May 16th, 2011 by brian

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The Problem: When the water we use or lose each day, through normal body functions (urination, defecation and sweating) is not replaced dehydration results. Dehydration severely reduces the body’s ability to function efficiently which frequently results in poor decision making and accidents occurring. The loss of one to two quarts of water, from a starting […]

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