Less than 50 percent of Americans received flu vaccinations this past flu season, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014.
CVS Health's William Shrank, MD, spoke with APHA's Public Health Newswire about the company's decision to prioritize public health.
Don't have a disaster plan in place? Now is the time! September 30 marks National PrepareAthon! Day, in which the Federal Emergency Management Agency encourages Americans to prepare.
Healthy People 2020 examined how diabetes and chronic kidney disease are impacting the U.S. health system.
Check out today's public health news on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014.
They may be still be in diapers, but the winners of APHA’s “Tips from Tots Photo Contest,” sponsored by its Get Ready campaign, are sharing sage advice about emergency preparedness.
Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014.
Find out about how just 15 states are doing well in helping Americans in pain in The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.
CVS Health took a financial risk when it stopped tobacco sales in its 7,700 stores, foregoing $2 billion of annual revenue to do so.
Check out the latest in public health news for Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014.
APHA applauds a new bill introduced to the Senate that would better prepare the public against the health effects of climate change.
Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014.