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Seasonal Influenza: Flu Basics

Date: September 20th, 2016

Source:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The best way to prevent the flu is to get vaccinated each year.

Learn more about Seasonal Flu

http://www.cdc.gov/flu/about/disease/index.htm

 


Texas Hurricane Evacuation Tips

Date: September 13th, 2016

Be prepared and know more about Hurricane evacuation procedures:

http://www.txdps.state.tx.us/dem/Preparedness/tips/hurrEvacTips.htm

 


Hurricane Preparedness

Date: September 8th, 2016

Stay prepared this #hurricane season with these tips from the Texas Department of Public Safety.

http://www.txdps.state.tx.us/dem/ThreatAwareness/weather_aware_hurricane.htm

 


Online Course: Emergency Planning for Child Care Providers

Date: August 30th, 2016

Learn how to create a safe and healthy environment for the children in your care:

https://extensiononline.tamu.edu/courses/courseListByCatID.php?category=67&pCatTitle=Child%20Care&subtitle=Child%20Health%20and%20Safety#574

 


Disaster Preparedness and Your Health

Date: August 23rd, 2016

Maintaining your health during a disaster should be at the top of your priority list.

http://texashelp.tamu.edu/002-protect/disaster-preparedness-and-your-health.php

 


Emergency Preparedness for Businesses

Date: August 16th, 2016

Source:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

View links to Management Planning Guides, Facility Protection, Other Resources for Business Emergency Preparation:

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/emres/business.html

 


Disaster Preparedness for Older Adults

Date: August 9th, 2016

Know. Plan. React. Older adults need a disaster preparedness plan, too.

View presentation PDF:

http://texashelp.tamu.edu/002-protect/pdf/disaster-preparedness-for-older-adults.pdf

 


Disaster Preparedness for Pets

Date: August 2nd, 2016

Keep yourself and your pets safe during a disaster:

http://www.aspca.org/pet-care/general-pet-care/disaster-preparedness

 


Home Water Conservation Tips

Date: July 26th, 2016

Even after a wetter than normal Spring, drought is still a looming threat in Texas. Water conservation begins at home.

http://water.tamu.edu/home-water-conservation-tips/

 


How to “Summerize” Dairy Facilities

Date: July 19th, 2016

Learn more about protecting your dairy cows and facilities from extreme summer heat.

http://texasdairymatters.org/files/2010/06/PreSummer.pdf