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BC EMERGENCY - Campus Preparedness & Emergency Information

Health Emergencies

Flu Outbreak, Severe Illness, Biological Emergency

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We all want to be healthy, happy and safe.  Eating right, getting adequate rest and taking care of ourselves is the best way to maintain a healthy lifestyle. 

Sometimes despite our best efforts; we can become ill or exposed to germs, viruses, bacteria and other organisms which can make us sick.  Being aware of these potential health threats and what you can do to protect yourself from them is the best defense.

Use the links below to learn more about healthy habits, health risks and resources.

Boston College Health Services

Boston College Flu and Cold Information

Massachusetts Department of Public Health

U.S. Centers for Disease Control

U.S.  Centers for Disease Control Travel Health Alerts

World Health Organization

FEMA Ready Site

American Red Cross

Disaster Resistant Communities Group