New: Zika virus fact sheet to download and share
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Test your knowledge of preparedness with a Get Ready quiz
Test your knowledge of preparedness in one of our new Get Ready quizzes and find out just how ready you are.
Every year, thousands of people in the United States die from the flu and even more are hospitalized. Follow these quick, simple and easy steps to keep away the flu!
Check out our great infographics on preparedness and hand-washing, too!
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The winners have been announced for Ready, Pet, Go! APHA’s Get Ready Photo Contest
Check out all the amazing photos and download your free 2016 Get Ready calendar!
It's flu season. Are you ready? Read our new seasonal flu fact sheet for tips on preventing and treating the flu.
And find out why vaccination is the best way to keep you, your family and community safe from getting sick!
Find out how you can step up and stay safe from disasters in our new animated video!
There are many items you should have in your emergency preparedness stockpile. In fact, we have a long list of supplies that you should have on our Get Ready stockpiling checklist.
But if you don't have time, room or money to get them all, which items are most essential? Check out our top 10 picks.
Get Ready Parents Page: Information to share
Getting prepared for an emergency isn’t an adults-only activity. Involving kids in your family’s preparedness activities can be key to helping them stay safe and overcome their fears.
Wondering what else is new?
- Read our series on preparedness for pregnant women and families with infants
- Check out who won our most recent Get Ready Scholarship
- Send one of our free preparedness e-cards.
- Download our fact sheets for people with disabilities.
- See who won our dog or cat or baby photo contests.
- Download our Get Ready Cookbook
- Watch our "Let's Get Ready" video.
- Check out the winners of our recipe contest.
Daylight saving time ends Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016. Share our tools and reminders for checking & updating your stockpile!
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