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Radiation Sickness

Radiation Sickness


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Web SiteEmergency Preparedness and Response
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)
FEMA helps teach people how to get through a disaster.

OrganizationU.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
The FDA is responsible for protecting the public health by ensuring the safety, efficacy, and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, medical devices, our nation's food supply, cosmetics, and products that emit radiation.

Web - From the U.S. Department of Homeland Security aims to help Americans learn about potential threats to be better prepared to react during an attack.

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