Natural Disaster Preparedness

From earthquakes to tornados, California is prone to several types of natural disasters, many of which can hit without warning, so it’s important to be prepared. In fact, the chances of an earthquake occurring in the city of Oakland are much higher than the state average as well as the national average. While there are […]

Zoonotic Diseases

In 64 million American household’s pets are a source of joy and perhaps even the key to longer, healthier lives. However, pet-owning households with young children, pregnant women, and people with weakened immune systems need to be aware that their animals can play host to disease-causing microorganisms. Humans are not likely to catch a disease […]