This 30 second public service announcement is about the risk of diarrheal diseases after a disaster. Created: 10/25/2017 by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Date Released: 10/25/2017. Series Name: CDC Radio.
Eating or drinking anything contaminated by flood water can cause diarrheal disease. Practice good hygiene. Wash your hands with soap and water after contact with flood waters. Don’t let children play in flood water areas. Make sure your kids wash their hands with soap and water often and always before meals. Don’t let them play with toys that have touched flood water unless you’ve disinfected the toys first.
For more information, visit www.CDC.gov or call 1-800-CDC-INFO.