For science. For action. For health: Registration opens for APHA’s 2019 Annual Meeting

For science. For action. For health: Registration opens for APHA’s 2019 Annual Meeting

Register for the year’s largest gathering of public health professionals by Aug. 8 and save more than $100.
Cases of tick-borne diseases rising rapidly in parts of US

Cases of tick-borne diseases rising rapidly in parts of US

The spread of dangerous ticks and other vectors such as mosquitoes in the U.S. is linked to climate change. Read more in this story from The Nation's Health.
APHA Billion Steps Challenge surpasses goal

APHA Billion Steps Challenge surpasses goal

Participants in APHA’s Billion Steps Challenge once again strode far past the goal.
Q&A with CDC Director Robert Redfield on the state of public health

Q&A with CDC Director Robert Redfield on the state of public health

Public Health Newswire interviewed CDC Director Robert Redfield, MD, on the state of public health and the agency’s plans for 2019.
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June 25 news: E-cigarette ban, immigrant mental health, health care costs, Ebola challenges, rubber particle health risks

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Colorado county named healthiest US community

Colorado county named healthiest US community

A new report out this spring scores 3,000 communities on health-related issues. Learn more about the rankings in this story from The Nation's Health.

June 24 news: Climate change, inequality fuels mental illness, processed food study, language services in healthcare, FDA opioid approval

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June 21 news: Work and stroke, cannabis in pregnancy, Ebola, phone use, black lung

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June 20 news: Domestic violence, Title X, opioid guidelines, suicide, Sept. 11 health

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WHO launches report on traditional and complementary medicine at World Health Assembly

WHO launches report on traditional and complementary medicine at World Health Assembly

APHA member Daniel Gallego-Perez offers a report from the World Health Assembly in Geneva on achieving global health goals.
40 Under 40 in Public Health: Q&A with de Beaumont's Brian Castrucci

40 Under 40 in Public Health: Q&A with de Beaumont’s Brian Castrucci

The de Beaumont Foundation recently announced 40 Under 40 in Public Health, a new program to recognize innovation among young leaders in the field. Foundation President and CEO Brian Castrucci talks with us about the initiative and how the effort can help shape the field going forward.

June 19 news: Suicide, abortion, vaccination exemptions, obesity, and health insurance

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APHA members joined global community at the World Health Assembly in Geneva

APHA members joined global community at the World Health Assembly in Geneva

APHA member Hoai-An Truong joined other APHA members at the World Health Assembly last month. He shared this report.

June 18 news: Drinking water, meth rise, climate change and bacteria, surprise medical bills, vaccine injury

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June 17 news: AAP measles report, Trump health care plan, marijuana and opioids, mental health and conflict, CVS tobacco

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June 14 news: Suicide and overdose deaths, HIV in NYC, disability and medicine, drug resistance, Colorado vaccination

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