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During an Emergency


3-Day Emergency Kidney Diet

This is a sample 3-day emergency diet that can help reduce the waste that builds up in your blood if you are unable to maintain your normal dialysis treatment schedule. English Spanish

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Save a Life Fact Sheet

Kidney failure is a life-threatening condition. This fact sheet outlines helpful information for dialysis and transplant patients about planning ahead for an emergency.

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FEMA: National Emergency Family Registry and Locator System (FERLS)

This tool helps bring families and friends back together after being displaced during an emergency. This tool is only active during emergencies.

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Drink Safe Water

After a natural disaster, water may not be safe to use. Germs and chemicals may be in the water. This tool offers guidance on how to be sure your water is safe.

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Make Water Safe

After a natural disaster, water may not be safe to drink.  This tool provides guidance on ways to make sure your water is safe to use.

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Keep Food Safe

After an emergency, germs may get in your food. This tool outlines how to properly use bleach to clean certain food items.

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American Red Cross Shelter Locator

Search for open Red Cross shelters by address, city, state, and/or zip code.

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Getting Medical Care and Prescription Drugs in a Disaster or Emergency Area

This Department of Health and Human Services information sheet outlines important information related to accessing medical care and prescription drugs in a disaster or emergency area.

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Find Dialysis Units in the U.S.A.

Search for dialysis units in the U.S.

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