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  http://health.yahoo.com/publichealth-bioterrorism/terrorism-and-other-public-health-threats/healthwise–te7507.html   Terrorism and Other Public Health Threats: Just some information to think about on bio terrorism, and Safety.   Natural disasters, disease outbreaks,accidents involving hazardous substances, terrorist attacks using biological or chemical weapons—these public health threats are unfortunate realities of modern life. Disasters can affect air quality, cause shortages of safe water and food, and cut off your access to electricity, gas, telephone, and other services. Family members may be separated. Hospitals and other health services may be overwhelmed during public health emergencies. Being prepared to deal with these possibilities may help to reassure you and your family. Although disasters are difficult to anticipate and are usually out of your control, there are measures that you can take […]