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January 21, 2015
Pandemic Preparedness and Response
There are four steps every individual or family must take to plan and prepare for a disaster that may occur in their geographical location. Flu season isn’t over; are you prepared?
January 15, 2015
Preparing for Winter Storms
In Texas, we don’t think about preparing for harsh winter storms. However, it is important to have a plan and supplies in place in the event that we do have a cold blast.
January 13, 2015
The Flu: Take a Temperature
The flu can have a high fever; therefore, it is good to know how to measure your own and other’s temperature.
January 8, 2015
Don’t Get Caught Out in the Cold!
Prolonged exposure to cold temperatures can cause serious injury or illness. Whether you are outside, or inside of a home during a winter storm, there are precautions that should be taken to ensure your health and safety.
December 30, 2014
Winter Weather Safety and Awareness
Texans don’t expect it much, but winter storms, ice, and snow are winter weather threats that we should all be prepared for. The National Weather Service offers more information and tools.
December 23, 2014
Christmas Tree and Holiday Lights
The winter holiday season should be a joyous time of year. However, certain types of fires and injuries associated with holiday decorating are much more common during this season.
December 18, 2014
Holiday Traveling Safety
Texas A&M Public Health has created a short video about ensuring that your safety while traveling during the holiday season.
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