As news about Isaac approaching the Gulf Coast fills our new reports, we are reminded that hurricane season is in full swing. Many residents in New Orleans have already evacuated into shelters for safety, while some are choosing to stay home.
What if you did have to go to a shelter? I would have no idea what to expect, never having experienced anything like it. Being in close quarters with many others could breed infections.
This article from The Survival Doctor has some great suggestions on what to take with you to help you avoid catching something:
Small Items Could Prevent Major Misery in Emergency Shelters
Even if you never have to go to a shelter, these are good items to include in your bug out bag.