Author Name: Joseph Alton MD and Amy Alton ARNP
Book Title: The Survival Medicine Handbook: The Essential Guide for When Medical Help is Not on the Way
Book Synopsis: The Survival Medicine Handbook, now in its Third Edition, is the standard medical reference guide for anyone concerned about natural or man-made disasters. The book uniquely assumes that a disaster has taken away modern medicine and has made the average citizen the highest medical asset left to their family. The book's mission is to put a medically prepared person in every family for any disaster. Written in plain English, the Survival Medicine Handbook: The Essential Guide for When Medical Help is Not on the Way covers over 150 medical issues and can help save lives in any catastrophe, from floods to wildfires to active shooter events.
Author Bio: Joseph Alton MD is a medical doctor, disaster preparedness writer, and author of several books about survival medicine and epidemics. He is a Retired Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Life Fellow of the American College of OB/GYN, and a member of the Wilderness Medical Society. He is a frequent contributor to American Survival Guide and other magazines in the survival/homesteading genre. Together with his wife, Amy Alton ARNP, he is the founder of the top ten survival website www.doomandbloom.net and has written hundreds of articles on medical preparedness.
Amy Alton ARNP is an advanced registered nurse practitioner, certified nurse midwife, and co-author of the Survival Medicine Handbook. She designs medical kits for wilderness enthusiasts, homesteaders, and the preparedness community at store.doomandbloom.net.
Both Dr. and Mrs. Alton travel the country speaking at various events regarding disaster medical preparedness, and have made numerous appearances on TV/Radio as well as print media.
Publisher Name: Doom and Bloom, LLC