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Preparing for Possible Hurricanes

The time to prepare is now, before a hurricane strikes. Be hurricane ready.

We Prepare Everyday

This 2-minute video shows people with disabilities taking charge to prepare themselves and their families for emergencies. It emphasizes the Ready Campaign’s four building blocks of preparedness - Be Informed, Make a Plan, Build a Kit and Get Involved.

Gear Up for Food Safety

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Foodborne illness is a common, costly – yet preventable – public health problem. How food safety savvy are you? Learn more from

Preventable Deaths in America

Up to 40 percent of annual deaths from each of the five leading US causes are preventable. The five leading causes of death in the United States are heart disease, cancer, chronic lower respiratory diseases, stroke, and unintentional injuries. Together they accounted for 63 percent of all U.S. deaths in 2010, with rates for each cause varying greatly from state to state. Learn more from the CDC.

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