Pandemic Flu Home Care: A Detailed Guide for Caring for the Ill at Home"
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Cuidado en Casa para la Gripe Pandemica: Una Guia Detallada Para Cuidar Enfermos en Casa, Actualizada e Ilustrada
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The book was written to help you, your family, loved ones and friends care for the sick at home during a severe global flu epidemic, (a pandemic). We encourage you to plan and prepare today so that you would know how to manage if a severe flu pandemic occurred and health care was not available in your community.
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The updated and illustrated 2013 book was created for the layperson. Step-by step resources assist you and your family to care for the sick at home.
Use this resource to make informed decisions and plan for your unique needs. Learn about illness prevention activities including vaccination and handwashing. Work with others to create support systems and plan for taking care of those you love at home If regular health care services are not available.
In the spring of 2013, the World Health Organization (WHO) started to monitor the H7N9 avian influenza virus in China. WHO is also monitoring the Middle East respiratory syndrome- coronavirus. For further information go to http://www.who.int/csr/don/en/index.html
Analysis of pandemic flu planning efforts stated that the public will need to know about disease and home care.2
Read about how to set up a sick room and care for the ill at home.
Almost 34% of some groups state they do not have anyone to help take care of them if they become sick.3
Learn to set up support networks