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National Preparedness Month: Red Cross Research Shows Older Adults More Vulnerable in Disasters

FAIRFAX, SEPTEMBER 1, 2020 — According to new research from the American Red Cross Scientific Advisory Council and the American Academy of Nursing, older adults are more vulnerable and experience more casualties after a natural disaster compared to other age groups. That’s why this National Preparedness Month, the Red Cross of the National Capital & Greater […]