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How to survive in the (Southeast Alaska) wilderness

...warm layers. Sometimes, hypothermic people don't realize they are hypothermic.It's also important to stay hydrated. Dehydration can make you disoriented, dizzy and cramped. The most likely disaster in the woods is a fall, Woodford said. For that...
Slack Tide: Hardcore Alaska Soft: Summer Edition

...especially when s'mores are involved. My Tech-wick underwear wicks sweat so technologically from my body, I risk dehydration whenever I put it on. That's why I drink so much. And often go bottomless.Winter in Alaska, I live for powder days...
In the House of Flies

Opens Friday, May 9, 2014 Synopsis: Carefree young couple Steve (Ryan Kotack) and Heather (Lindsay Smith) are preparing to start a new life together when they are suddenly and inexplicably imprisoned in a dank suburban basement and tormented by an unseen captor (Henry Rollins). Now, as hunger and dehydration start to take their toll on the terrified prisoners, their only hope for survival may rest in a collection of locked suitcases scattered around their makeshift cell. Meanwhile, the cruel taunts of their sadistic warden drive Steve and Heather ever closer to the edge of sanity. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Lindsay Smith, Ryan Kotack Movie Details Buy Tickets Movie Review

My Turn: Will you help us look out for our vulnerable neighbors?

...adults if you see any of these warning signs:? Sudden change in behavior, finances or lifestyle? Physical injures, dehydration or malnourishment;? Extreme withdrawal, depression or anxiety;? Absence of basic care or necessities;? Kept...
Lost boarder finds refuge in snow cave

...after his frigid journey. He was treated for two hours for dehydration and fatigue and released. "A couple things happen differently...was treated for two hours at Bartlett Regional Hospital for dehydration and fatigue. He spent Tuesday relaxing. He said the incident...
Harriers heading to Petersburg Invitational

...Lathrop's Megan Edic. Ostrander, a sophomore, won every race last season except the state meet where she suffered from dehydration. Ostrander continued to run dizzy and stumbled and walked to the finish in 42 minutes. It appears she is back with a vengeance...
UPDATE: Juneau runners safe; Bomb blasts kill three at Boston Marathon, injure 144

...because of all the friends and relatives clustered around to cheer them on.Runners in the medical tent for treatment of dehydration or other race-related ills were pushed out to make room for victims of the bombing.A woman who was a few feet from the...
Slack tide: Hardcore Alaska Soft

...makes all the difference. Especially when cheese sauce is involved. My base-layer wicks moisture so effectively, I risk dehydration whenever I put on underwear. That's why I drink so much. And often go commando.Hang on, super late-season snow's...
Notre Dame, Alabama arrive for BCS title game

...sprained during the SEC championship but said he was ready to go. Reserve offensive lineman Arie Koundjio had to be treated for dehydration when the plane landed, and tight end Harrison Jones did not travel with the team for what Saban called medical reasons...
Happy Tails--Dusty

...move. Amazingly, an injury this serious in a cat can sometimes heal without surgery. He was treated for a laceration and dehydration and was kept for several days. However, the vet told them it was a very close call--had a different vertebra been broken...


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