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IVHHN has developed a searchable database of all academic references published on volcanoes and any aspect of health. You can search by author, volcano, country, type of study, study method, or year of publication!

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IVHHN is proud to announce that the new Ash Protection Guidelines (pamphlet, leaflet and poster in English and Spanish) now carry the logo of the Pan American Health Organization and World Health Organization.

IVHHN and the HIVE Consortium had written standardized epidemiological protocols for assessment of health impacts from volcanic emissions. Please use these during the next eruption at your local volcano!

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IVHHN and the HIVE Consortium have produced three new videos which describe the experience of coping with volcanic ash, how to protect yourself from breathing ash and how to properly fit a facemask.

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IVHHN, in assocation with the Hawaii State Department of Health and USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory are pleased to announce the new Vog Dashboard, accessible from the Public Information tab (Hawaii vog).