Dynamic speakers slated for APHA 2018

Dynamic speakers slated for APHA 2018

There are so many reasons to attend APHA 2018. There’s the sun, the fun and, of course, the speakers.
New rankings showcase successes: Data can help improve health of US

New rankings showcase successes: Data can help improve health of US

Falls Church, Virginia, is only two square miles, but the tiny city has a huge designation: It has been named the healthiest community in the U.S. Find out why in this report from The Nation's Health.
Health Equity Now! Registration opens for APHA’s 2018 Annual Meeting

Health Equity Now! Registration opens for APHA’s 2018 Annual Meeting

Register for the year’s largest gathering of public health professionals by Aug. 16 and save up to $115.
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July 20 news: Black lung rates, Medicaid expansion, universal flu vaccine, opioid prescribing rates, summer heat

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July 19 news: Alcohol use, AIDS complacency, health messages, sugary drinks, medical equipment

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July 18 news: Water contamination, rural maternal health, prostate cancer and black men, maternal health, nutrition and mental health

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July 17 news: Liver cancer rates, e coli, blood pressure and dementia, food contamination, tuberculosis in North Korea

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July 16 news: Water access, millennial depression, Juul lobbying, vibrio outbreak, diet study

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Public health working to fight misinformation through trust, relationships: Facts not enough

Despite best public health efforts, misinformation about health can spread wildly — often faster than factual information. Learn how building trust and relationships can help in this story reported in The Nation's Health.

July 13 news: EPA risks, tick collection, Kellogg’s salmonella, sun protection, cyclospora in salad

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July 11 news: Teen self-harm, vaping, ACA funding, vitamins and heart risk, Roundup lawsuit

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Climate Change and Children’s Health

Climate Change and Children’s Health

The movement to address the effects of climate change on children

July 10 news: Breast-feeding, cancer disparities, smoking cessation, malaria, MMR vaccine

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July 9 news: Childhood trauma, Medicaid work requirements, parasite outbreak, carbon dioxide, Helen Rodríguez Trías

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