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    The Vehicle as Terror Weapon

    Joe Alton, MD, on staying alive.

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    3/24/2017

    There’s No Cure for It

    Dr. Joe Alton on the top 10 myths about preventing the common cold.

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    1/11/2017

    Survive a Hangover

    Dr. Joe Alton on good home remedies.

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    12/31/2016

    Survive Vehicular Terrorism

    You can do it, says Joe Alton, MD.

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    12/24/2016

    Wildfire Preparedness

    Dr. Joe Alton on his Gatlinburg home.

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    12/2/2016

    Inconveniently Truthful

    Joe Alton, MD, on Trump.

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    10/12/2016

    Getting Through a Hurricane

    28 sensible tips from Joe Alton, MD.

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    10/6/2016

    The Culture of Learned Helplessness

    The regime wants you prepared for nothing, says Joe Alton, MD.

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    10/4/2016

    Prevent Deadly Infections

    Dr. Joe Alton on how to treat wounds in a survival situation.

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    9/2/2016

    Detect Danger Before It Happens

    Situational awareness can save your life, says Dr. Joe Alton.

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    7/18/2016

    What’s the Zika Virus?

    Dr. Joe Alton on its background, effects, and prevention.

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    1/30/2016

    The Survival Doctor

    Dr. Joe Alton on tools and supplies for your dental kit.

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    1/15/2016

    Act Fast in Heat-Related Medical Emergencies

    Dr. Joe Alton on the symptoms, treatment, and prevention of hyperthermia.

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    7/15/2015

    Colds vs. Flus

    Dr. Joe Alton on how the symptoms differ, and the necessary precautions to stop their spread.

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    11/1/2014

    Mudslide Survival

    Be alert to the many warning signs, says Joe Alton, MD.

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    3/29/2014

    If You Have To Take Big Pharma Drugs

    Remember that their tablets and capsules may be good for many years past “expiration,” says Joe Alton, MD.

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    1/31/2014