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After the hurricane has ended, am I safe?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Krishna Kumar
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Safe after Hurricane

You may not be safe due to following Risk Factors after Hurricane:
• Extended rainfall and subsequent flooding
• Flooded roads and washed out bridges
• Loose or dangling power lines
• Contaminated water
Your Life is Precious!

In brief: Safe after Hurricane

You may not be safe due to following Risk Factors after Hurricane:
• Extended rainfall and subsequent flooding
• Flooded roads and washed out bridges
• Loose or dangling power lines
• Contaminated water
Your Life is Precious!
Dr. Krishna Kumar
Dr. Krishna Kumar
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Dr. Karen Butler
Family Medicine

In brief: Depends

Depends on the amount of destruction.
For instance if the water system is affected there are health issues. If standing water and sewer issues. There are health issues So just evaluate the damage done and go from there

In brief: Depends

Depends on the amount of destruction.
For instance if the water system is affected there are health issues. If standing water and sewer issues. There are health issues So just evaluate the damage done and go from there
Dr. Karen Butler
Dr. Karen Butler
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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics

In brief: Not always safe

Not always. You should stay alert for extended rainfall and related flooding even after a hurricane or typhoon has passed.
If you have been evacuated, return home only when officials say it is safe.

In brief: Not always safe

Not always. You should stay alert for extended rainfall and related flooding even after a hurricane or typhoon has passed.
If you have been evacuated, return home only when officials say it is safe.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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