Taking Shelter? Top Five Things You Need to Know About Special Needs Shelters

Taking Shelter? Top Five Things You Need to Know About Special Needs Shelters

Floridians know being prepared for hurricane season – having an emergency plan and supply kit – are essential for weathering the storm.

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Emergencies Happen!  Be Informed, Alert, and Prepared

Emergencies Happen! Be Informed, Alert, and Prepared

When disaster strikes communities in America, whether natural or man-made, we all feel the impact. Concern for safety, health and property weigh on our minds. How can anyone prepare for the possibility of these different hazards? Taking practical, proven steps now will help you to be ready, even when emergencies happen beyond your control.

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What Others Can Do To Promote a Breastfeeding Friendly Florida: It Goes Beyond Mother and Child

What Others Can Do To Promote a Breastfeeding Friendly Florida: It Goes Beyond Mother and Child

When you choose to breastfeed, you make an investment in your baby’s future by giving a healthy start that will last a lifetime.

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Information on Vibrio vulnificus

Information on Vibrio vulnificus

Vibrio vulnificus is a bacterium that normally lives in warm seawater and is part of a group of vibrios that are called “halophilic” because they require salt.

Information on Ebola Virus Disease

Information on Ebola Virus Disease

Chikungunya

Chikungunya

Chikungunya fever (CHIK) is an infection caused by the Chikungunya virus (CHIKV). The virus is spread through the bite of an infected mosquito, similar to West Nile and dengue viruses.