Flu.gov

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Flu.gov

Description

This Web site provides comprehensive government-wide information on seasonal, H1N1 (swine), H5N1 (bird), and pandemic influenza for the general public, health and emergency preparedness professionals, policymakers, government and business leaders, school systems, and local communities. It also provides news, tools, fact sheets, videos, and links to social networking Web sites for the public to connect to local information.

This site is organized into the following sections:

  • News, public service announcements, and outreach
  • Where you live
  • Frequent questions (FAQs)
  • For individuals and families
    • About the flu
    • Vaccination
    • Prevention and treatment
    • Parents (and expecting)
    • People with health conditions
    • Seniors
    • Caregivers
    • Travelers
  • For professionals
    • Business planning
    • Community planning
    • School planning
    • Transportation planning
    • Hospital planning
    • State and local government
    • Federal government
    • Global activities
    • Research activities

Developer:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Funding Sources:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

History

Release Date: 2009
Original Summary: November 2009
Last Updated: 12/23/09

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