Links

NATIONAL & GLOBAL

Flu.gov         Comprehensive government-wide information on seasonal  and pandemic influenza for the general public, health and emergency preparedness professionals, policy makers, government and business leaders, school systems, and local communities

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Masks/ Respirators    CDC guidance for the use of facemasks and respirators by the  general public in certain public settings to help control the spread of influenza

 

World Health Organization (WHO)  Global alert and response system for epidemics and other public health emergencies

 

EthnoMed        EthnoMed is Harborview Medical Center's ethnic medicine website containing medical and cultural information about immigrant and refugee groups. Information is specific to groups in the Seattle area, but much of the cultural and health information is of interest and applicable in other geographic areas.

 


REGIONAL & LOCAL 

Protect Dupage Co.org          ProtectDuPage.org logo will change when DuPage County is in a state of emergency.Internet

 

Alert Lake County.com          Learn about the emergency plans that have been established by the Lake County local government.

 

ECHO                                    Minnesota-based organization ECHO crafts high quality programming for television and radio broadcast and phone, print, web and DVD. Some Asian languages available.

 

http://www.illinoispandemicflu.org This pandemic influenza web site was created by the Northern Illinois Public Health Consortium which is an organization of  public health departments serving several Northern counties. The goal is to assist Public Information Officers (PIOs) throughout the state to better communicate with their residents in the event of a pandemic influenza outbreak.

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