DailyKos blogger DemfromCT lists the best thing you can do w/the coming Swine Flu threat: simply prepare to be able to care for yourself at home:
So for years (literally) we have taken the approach that taking care of your self at home (with phone health care privoder advice) is the best approach. Why? Because in a more severe scenario you can’t get seen and in a milder scenario, you don’t need to be seen.
This would be a perfect opportunity for PSAs on the topic. But what we do have is manuals and info we and others have put together.