Many resources are available to learn how you can prepare yourself for a Public Health Emergency. Here is a list of topics and Internet links to fact sheets: How to better prepare yourself and your family for public health emergencies
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) provides Information on High-Priority Agents that pose a risk to national security. These agents (called category "A" agents) can be easily transmitted and disseminated, result in high mortality, have a potentially major public health impact, may cause public panic, or require special action for public health preparedness. Please be advised with this list of helpful fact sheets.