10 Survival Myths That Could Actually Hurt You

TV shows and movies that feature the end of the world and the apocalypse have always been the general public’s favorite thing to binge watch. They take us to a time that will probably come sooner or later and what makes them so interesting is probably trying to place yourself in the situation of trying to survive in a world where there’s nothing left but you. However, the movies can sometimes be deceiving and instead of preparing you for what’s to come, give you bad advice on how to handle the whole thing. Here are ten survival myths that could and will actually hurt you.

You Need To Find Food Right Away

Body can run on the stored fat reserves for weeks. Try avoiding radiation and injuries first.

All You Need To Start A Fire Is 2 Sticks

Starting a fire is actually quite a hard task. You will need way more than just wood to get it going.