APHA’s 1 Billion Steps Challenge strides past goal

APHA’s 1 Billion Steps Challenge strides past goal

For the second year, participants in APHA’s 1 Billion Steps Challenge far surpassed the goal as part of the National Public Health Week celebration.
Healthiest Communities: A new tool for improving public health

Healthiest Communities: A new tool for improving public health

Released this week, Healthiest Communities tackles some of the toughest questions in public health.
New book helps you share health information in your community

New book helps you share health information in your community

Educators and advocates in search of tools to help spread the word about public health have a new resource available to them: "Healthy You Tear & Share: Health Information Tipsheets."
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April 25 news: Juul FDA blitz, malaria, EPA research limits, teen pregnancy decline, measles in IA

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, April 25, 2018.
Climate changes tribal and indigenous health

Climate changes tribal and indigenous health

A look at priorities in tribal public health.

April 24 news: Strategic National Stockpile, opioid bill, ACOG guidelines, DEA opioid action

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, April 24, 2018.
President’s proposed budget disastrous for public health

President’s proposed budget disastrous for public health

The White House Office of Management and Budget outlined the Trump administration’s proposed spending for the upcoming fiscal year. In it, there are extreme cuts to critical public health programs and services, according to a report in the latest issue of The Nation's Health.

April 23 news: Air quality, hepatitis A travel advisory, E. coli outbreak, opioid prevention in classrooms

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, April 23, 2018.
Celebrate Earth Day!

Celebrate Earth Day!

Commit to protecting our environment.

April 20 news: Naloxone recommendation, hepatitis A, SAMHSA contracts, Puerto Rico mental health

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, April 20, 2018.

April 19 news: E. coli outbreak continues, opioid prescriptions, JUUL e-cigarettes, concussions and Parkinson’s

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, April 19, 2018.

April 18 news: Malaria fight, State of the Air, mouse germs, fall prevention, E. coli outbreak

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, April 18, 2018.
Q&A with the Oregon Health Authority: School-based health centers and health reform

Q&A with the Oregon Health Authority: School-based health centers and health reform

Public Health Newswire asks the Oregon Health Authority about the role of school-based health centers in health reform.

April 17 news: Emergency preparedness, dangerous air, age and alcohol, light smoking risks, ulcer epidemic

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, April 17, 2018.

April 16 news: Disease detective summit, E. coli outbreak, salmonella outbreak, Ebola vaccine protection

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, April 16, 2018.