Navigation Links
American Red Cross Encourages Residents to Prepare for Evacuation
Date:8/30/2008

WASHINGTON, Aug. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As mandatory and voluntary evacuations force Gulf Coast residents to evacuate ahead of Hurricane Gustav, the American Red Cross encourages everyone affected by the storm to prepare before evacuating.

If you or your loved ones are in the potentially affected areas, register yourself on the Red Cross Safe and Well Website at http://www.redcross.org, or call a loved one and ask them to register you. The Red Cross provides this online tool to help families and individuals notify loved ones that they are safe during an emergency, which can help bring peace of mind in challenging times.

The Safe and Well website is easy to use:

1. Visit http://www.redcross.org, and click on the Safe and Well link

2. If you are currently being affected by these disasters, click: "List Myself as Safe and Well," enter your pre-disaster address and phone number, and select any of the standard message options

3. If you are concerned about a loved one, click "Search" and enter the person's name and pre-disaster phone number or address. If they have registered, you will be able to view the messages that they posted

4. If you don't have internet access, you can call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800- 733-2767) to register yourself and your family. Follow the prompts for disaster information.

If you are evacuating, you need to bring important items with you, including but not limited to:

-- Medical supplies, such as prescription medications and dentures

-- Toiletries

-- Clothing and bedding-a change of clothes and a sleeping bag or bedroll and pillow for each household member

-- Games/comfort items for children

-- Disaster supplies-flashlight, batteries, radio, first aid kit, bottled water

-- Car keys and keys to the place you may be going (friend's or relative's
'/>"/>

SOURCE American Red Cross
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. College of American Pathologists' Education Division Receives Top Honor
2. ReachMD, LLC Announces New Strategic Partnership With The American Medical Student Association
3. High Number of Uninsured Hits Home For Many Americans
4. Number of Uninsured Americans Drops
5. University Hospitals Case Medical Center recognized by American Heart Association
6. LegalView Highlights Top Brain Injury Rehabilitation Hospitals in the United States - 5.3 Million Americans Suffer from TBI
7. NxStage Announces Presentation of Data at the American Society of Nephrologys Renal Week 2008 Annual Meeting
8. American Elements Announces Expanded Bromide and Iodide Manufacturing Capacity
9. WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 is On Your Side With Healthy Living For Kids; Free Immunizations for Children on Sunday, August 24 at Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
10. Anapol Schwartz Attorney Named to Executive Committee of American Association for Justice
11. U. of Chicago study: More than 10 percent of older Americans suffer mistreatment
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/3/2015)... US Air Purifiers LLC , an Illinois ... pleased to announce that all Rabbit brand air purifiers are ... the west coast port strikes. This news comes just in ... , The port strikes, which have caused significant ... economic growth by as much as 1%, have hindered the ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... (PRWEB) March 03, 2015 The first ... the National Sleep Foundation. The event brings recognition to ... over. , According to the Centers for ... problems of one form or another. Too little or ... risk of physical illness and depression, and even a ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... Rockville, MD (PRWEB) March 03, 2015 ... Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is using the occasion to applaud ... new campaign by the World Health Organization (WHO) for ... WHO campaign aims to encourage young people to practice ... personal audio technology, attending concerts or sporting events, or ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... BC (PRWEB) March 03, 2015 The ... doubled since 1984 to about 15%. This increases to ... old. (Bushnik T, Cook JL, Yuzpe AA, et al. ... 2012; 27: 738-46). Dr. Jason Hitkari, a reproductive endocrinologist ... a doctor of TCM and clinical director and founder ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... MINNEAPOLIS, MN — (PRWEB) March 03, 2015 ... telemedicine company and radiology practice, today announced that Arlene ... health expert, will host a live webinar to explore ... delivery of specialized breast imaging services for women virtually ... a World-Class Breast Imaging Service Line” on March 4, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Rabbit Air Purifiers Back In Stock at US Air Purifiers LLC 2Health News:Rabbit Air Purifiers Back In Stock at US Air Purifiers LLC 3Health News:Medicationdiscountcard.com recognizes sleep awareness week with discounts on sleep meds including Ambien, Lunesta, and Sonata 2Health News:Medicationdiscountcard.com recognizes sleep awareness week with discounts on sleep meds including Ambien, Lunesta, and Sonata 3Health News:ASHA Applauds Launch of New WHO Campaign 2Health News:New Treatment Approach Helps Boost Chance of Pregnancy; Information Seminar at Olive Fertility Center 2Health News:New Treatment Approach Helps Boost Chance of Pregnancy; Information Seminar at Olive Fertility Center 3Health News:New Treatment Approach Helps Boost Chance of Pregnancy; Information Seminar at Olive Fertility Center 4Health News:Latest vRad Webinar: Building World-Class Breast Imaging Services Virtually Anywhere with Telemedicine Best Practices 2Health News:Latest vRad Webinar: Building World-Class Breast Imaging Services Virtually Anywhere with Telemedicine Best Practices 3Health News:Latest vRad Webinar: Building World-Class Breast Imaging Services Virtually Anywhere with Telemedicine Best Practices 4
... Pa., June 12 Genaera Corporation ("the Company") (Nasdaq: ... Directors voted to dissolve the Company. At a Special ... stockholders approved a Plan of Complete Liquidation and Dissolution of ... the Plan of Dissolution, the Company,s Board of Directors approved ...
... official notification from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ... PQRI qualified registry" using its healthMATRIX(TM) health registry / ... CMS announcement: , , "Congratulations! You are a ... you for your hard work and dedication in getting ...
... ... ... Chief Executive of Mednet Asia Ltd. and founder of Medeguide , will lead a one ... Fairmont Hotel as part of the Healthcare Travel Conference in Singapore. , , , , ,Targeted ...
... Switzerland, June 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- According to National,Stroke Association, ... two stroke risk,factors. To measure true blood pressure is ... perspectives of primary care,doctors and physicians, how to obtain ... an accurate way is very important for their daily,diagnoses ...
... Ill., June 11 The University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC) ... of Greenville, SC, has selected UHC to provide supply ... health systems in the southeast, will transition its supply ... organization, Premier. , , "UHC,s proven expertise in ...
... for Tobacco-Free Kids applauds U.S. Senator Ben Nelson for voting ... and Drug Administration (FDA) authority to regulate tobacco products, including ... to kids. The U.S. Senate approved the bipartisan bill ... and Congress is expected to quickly send a final bill ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Genaera Corporation Board of Directors Dissolves Corporation and Forms Liquidating Trust 2Health News:Genaera Corporation Board of Directors Dissolves Corporation and Forms Liquidating Trust 3Health News:Genaera Corporation Board of Directors Dissolves Corporation and Forms Liquidating Trust 4Health News:Meridios, Ltd Selected as a Nationwide CMS Qualified Registry to Report Healthcare Quality Measures 2Health News:Medeguide Founder to Lead Online Healthcare Marketing Workshop at the Healthcare Travel Conference in Singapore 2Health News:Microlife WatchBP Invites Medical Professionals for a 'New way through together' at ESH Meeting 2Health News:Microlife WatchBP Invites Medical Professionals for a 'New way through together' at ESH Meeting 3Health News:Microlife WatchBP Invites Medical Professionals for a 'New way through together' at ESH Meeting 4Health News:University HealthSystem Consortium Selected as Greenville Hospital System's Supply Chain Partner 2Health News:Senator Ben Nelson Votes to Protect America's Kids from Tobacco 2
(Date:3/3/2015)...  The eleventh annual Tucson Symposium will be held ... research scientists, academics, oncologists and pathologists will gather to ... new outcomes in patient treatments that may significantly affect ... Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. (Ventana), a member of ... at the Hilton El Conquistador in Tucson, ...
(Date:3/3/2015)...  Cannabis Science, Inc. (OTCQB: CBIS), a U.S. company ... two important developments: It launched its toll-free call center ... CEO Raymond C. Dabney recently shared his ... In the article, Dabney answers questions from columnist ... an industry that is too new for a blueprint. ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... DUBLIN , Mar. 03, 2015 Research and ... addition of Jain PharmaBiotech,s new report "Cardiovascular Drug ... offering. , Drug delivery to the ... because of the anatomy and physiology of the vascular ... of the body. Drugs can be introduced into the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global scientific collaborators to explore latest pathology and oncology advancements at Tucson Symposium 2CBIS Momentum Continues: Company Opens Call Center In Preparation For New Product Releases & CEO Shares His 'Impressive And Insightful' Views With Columnist 2CBIS Momentum Continues: Company Opens Call Center In Preparation For New Product Releases & CEO Shares His 'Impressive And Insightful' Views With Columnist 3CBIS Momentum Continues: Company Opens Call Center In Preparation For New Product Releases & CEO Shares His 'Impressive And Insightful' Views With Columnist 4CBIS Momentum Continues: Company Opens Call Center In Preparation For New Product Releases & CEO Shares His 'Impressive And Insightful' Views With Columnist 5Global Cardiovascular Drug Delivery Technologies, Markets and Companies 2014-2024 2Global Cardiovascular Drug Delivery Technologies, Markets and Companies 2014-2024 3
... July 21, 2011 Endologix, Inc. (NASDAQ: ELGX ... today announced financial results for the three and six months ... and Chief Executive Officer, said, "We are pleased with our ... our growth and new product development goals for 2011.  In ...
... Cardiac Science Corporation , a global leader ... monitoring devices that connect to electronic medical records ... new capability of direct communication between the Cardiac ... Centricity® EMR system. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080306/AQTH510LOGO ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Endologix Reports 22% Second Quarter 2011 Revenue Growth 2Endologix Reports 22% Second Quarter 2011 Revenue Growth 3Endologix Reports 22% Second Quarter 2011 Revenue Growth 4Endologix Reports 22% Second Quarter 2011 Revenue Growth 5Endologix Reports 22% Second Quarter 2011 Revenue Growth 6Endologix Reports 22% Second Quarter 2011 Revenue Growth 7Endologix Reports 22% Second Quarter 2011 Revenue Growth 8Endologix Reports 22% Second Quarter 2011 Revenue Growth 9Cardiac Science Expands Device Connectivity Solutions 2Cardiac Science Expands Device Connectivity Solutions 3
MT-BT-5011-25 Prostate seeding needle (set of 25 unloaded needles).,MT-BT-5011-P Prostate seeding needle, pre-plugged and pre-sterilized, unloaded or for use with MEDTECs ASAP™ pre-load seedin...
MT-BT-5001-25 prostate seeding needle (set of 25 unloaded needles).,MT-BT-5001-P prostate seeding needle, pre-plugged and pre-sterilized, unloaded or for use with MEDTECs ASAP™ pre-load seeding...
... ACMI™ offers five classes of resectoscope ... cutting loops, knife, roller bar & ... the only electrodes specifically integrated into ... tissue removal with minimal bleeding, increased ...
... Until now, the resection of a myoma ... ACMI™ offers an alternative vaporization of ... electrodes vaporize myomas without creating tissue chips ... clear means shorter O.R. time. This unique ...
Medicine Products: