Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to site content Skip directly to page options
CDC Home

Get Smart Brochures

View or order our Get Smart materials

To view the actual item as it would be printed, click on either the color or black & white .pdf file* link shown to the right of the item. You can also view the item as a web page by clicking on the “view page in HTML” link.

brochure - cold or flu Antibiotics don't work for you.

Antibiotics Aren’t Always the Answer.

Tri-fold Brochure

Target Audience: Parents of young children

This tri-fold brochure briefly explains six simple and smart facts about antibiotic use and when antibiotics can help treat your child’s illness.

brochure - cold or flu Antibiotics don't work for you.

Cold or Flu. Antibiotics Don’t Work For You.

Tri-fold Brochure

Target Audience: Adults ages 18–49 years

This tri-fold brochure briefly explains the difference between bacteria and viruses and how bacteria become resistant. It also answers some common questions about when it is and is not appropriate to use an antibiotic.

parent brochure

Snort. Sniffle. Sneeze. No Antibiotics Please.

Tri-fold Brochure

Target Audience: Parents of young children

This tri-fold brochure briefly explains the difference between bacteria and viruses, what antibiotics are, and how bacteria become resistant. It also answers commonly asked questions about when a child does or does not need an antibiotic.

A veces, el remedio es peor que la enfermedad

A Veces, el Remedio es Peor que la Enfermedad

Tri-fold Brochure

Target Audience: Spanish speakers ages 18–49 years

This tri-fold brochure briefly explains the difference between bacteria and viruses, what antibiotics are, and how bacteria become resistant. It also answers commonly asked questions about when a child does or does not need an antibiotic.

brochure - Be Smart. Antibiotics Will Not Help a cold or the Flu.

Be Smart. Antibiotics Will Not Help a Cold or Flu

Tri-fold Brochure

Target Audience: American Indians/Alaska Natives ages 18–49 years

This tri-fold brochure briefly explains the difference between bacteria and viruses and how bacteria become resistant. It also answers common questions about when it is and is not appropriate to use an antibiotic as well as suggestions for symptomatic relief.

Top of Page

Related Pages

*Note:

  • Some documents are available here in Adobe Acrobat Reader format (PDF). To view or print them, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader (version 4.0 or higher) installed on your computer. If you do not have the Reader you can obtain it free from Adobe Corporation.
  • A .pdf file will open in a new browser window.
  • All .pdf files are provided in low-resolution for office printers. If high-resolution formats are required for commercial printing, please e-mail the Get Smart campaign at GetSmart@cdc.gov.

Images and logos on this website which are trademarked/copyrighted or used with permission of the trademark/copyright or logo holder are not in the public domain. These images and logos have been licensed for or used with permission in the materials provided on this website. The materials in the form presented on this website may be used without seeking further permission. Any other use of trademarked/copyrighted images or logos requires permission from the trademark/copyright holder...more

External Web Site Policy This graphic notice means that you are leaving an HHS Web site. For more information, please see the Exit Notification and Disclaimer policy.

 
Contact Us:
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    1600 Clifton Rd
    Atlanta, GA 30333
  • 800-CDC-INFO
    (800-232-4636)
    TTY: (888) 232-6348
    Contact CDC-INFO
USA.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web PortalDepartment of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   1600 Clifton Road Atlanta, GA 30329-4027, USA
800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348 - Contact CDC–INFO
A-Z Index
  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z
  27. #