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US 'prepping' culture influenced by media and government fears

23 May 2018

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New research by Dr Michael Mills has found that most people hoarding items such as food and water do so ‘just in case’, rather than because of deeply-held, irrational beliefs that society is on the verge of an imminent collapse.

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