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New: Zika virus fact sheet to download and share

mosquitoZika virus is raising a lot of concerns. Read our Zika virus fact sheet in English and Spanish and share it in your community.

Find out more about Zika via APHA's Zika page. Get more tips for fighting the bite on Get Ready's mosquito page.



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Test your knowledge of preparedness in one of our new Get Ready quizzes and find out just how ready you are.


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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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Check out all the amazing photos and download your free 2016 Get Ready calendar!


PDFGet tips to stay safe from the flu

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!


PDFWatch & share our new video

Find out how you can step up and stay safe from disasters in our new animated video!


Mom reads to sonWhat's in your emergency stockpile?

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.


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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.


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Set Your Clocks, Check Your Stocks daylight saving time stockpilecampaign

Daylight saving time ends Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016. Share our tools and reminders for checking & updating your stockpile!

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