Emergency Preparedness

How to Build an Emergency Preparedness Kit

…been affected so far, and it looks as if he’ll recover. Still, every time a new virus rears its head, I’m reminded of the importance of emergency preparedness, specifically for a pandemic. We’ve been fortunate in recent years that outbreaks have been contained (SARS), and that a virus didn’t undergo…

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Ebola: Just One More Reason to Be Prepared

…written extensively about essential items you should have in your emergency preparedness kit, as well as other ways to prepare your household in case of emergency. Of course, the threat of Ebola isn’t the only reason to take these preparedness actions. We’ve faced hurricanes, floods, tornados, snow storms…

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