Hurricanes and Flooding: Protecting Your Health

(August 28, 2012)

This time of year, hurricanes or flooding may threaten your family or your home. Risks exist both during and after severe weather. While cleaning up you’ll want to protect your family, especially if someone has lung disease, from the many indoor and outdoor air pollutants and other health threats that can appear. To help, the American Lung Association has assembled information and resources to help you stay healthy as you and your loved ones weather the storm. Learn more: hurricanes and flooding.