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Web SiteEmergency Preparedness and Response
http://www.bt.cdc.gov/disasters/
This link contains information from the CDC on preparing for and handling a natural disaster or severe weather emergency. Events covered include tornadoes, earthquakes, landslides, wildfires, as well as severe heat and cold.

OrganizationFederal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
http://www.fema.gov
FEMA helps teach people how to get through a disaster.

Web SiteReady.gov - From the U.S. Department of Homeland Security
http://www.ready.gov
Ready.gov aims to help Americans learn about potential threats to be better prepared to react during an attack.

OrganizationU.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
http://www.fda.gov
The FDA protects public health through the control and supervision of food safety, tobacco products, dietary supplements, prescription and over-the-counter medications, vaccines, and much more.



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