Prevent Illness After a Disaster

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Abstract:

This resource educates people about how to prevent illness after a disaster. It contains brief guidance to help people protect against hazards from animals and insects, prevent carbon monoxide poisoning, keep food and drinking water safe, clean and disinfect, practice good hygiene to avoid illness from bacteria, viruses, mold, and mildew, get medical care, protect mental health, prevent illness from sewage, prevent heat-related illness, and prevent or treat wounds. Links to other related CDC resources are provided.

The English, French, and Spanish versions are available as HTML pages; the other translations are presented as PDFs.

Author(s):
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country of Origin:
United States
Medical Reviewer:
Coming soon
Other Reviewer:
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Development Method:
Resource developed in English and translated into other languages
Translation Method:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
Community Participation:
coming soon
Country:
N/A
Population:
N/A
Resource Creation Date:
Coming soon
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Last Reviewed by Author(s):
11/16/2017
Record Last Updated:
7/20/2018

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Arabic
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Chinese, Simplified
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Haitian Creole
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