Public health stands firm: APHA Annual Meeting & Expo will rally around climate change

Public health stands firm: APHA Annual Meeting & Expo will rally around climate change

Register today for this year’s APHA Annual Meeting, Nov. 4-8 in Atlanta, Georgia, with a theme of “Climate Changes Health.”
What the president's budget request means for public health

What the president’s budget request means for public health

The White House today unveiled its proposal to fund the federal government for fiscal year 2018 to near-universal alarm among public health advocates.
Senate blocks repeal of methane rule in a public health win

Senate blocks repeal of methane rule in a public health win

The Senate failed today to repeal a rule that curbs methane leaks from oil and gas wells on public lands. APHA's Benjamin called it a victory for public health.
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July 21 news: Fighting AIDS, 7 things to avoid in swimming water, Coffee recall

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Preventing harm from injuries and violence: a public health priority

Preventing harm from injuries and violence: a public health priority

The injury and violence prevention section, in the July issue of The Nation’s Health, covers a wide variety of topics and highlights efforts across the country to keep people safe.

July 20 news: Tobacco subverts policy, heat wave dangers, OB-GYN shortage

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July 19 news: House delays Smog Reduction by 8 years, quality of life and dementia, child dies in fentanyl overdose

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July 18 news: How GOP reforms could change health plans, 13 million infants not vaccinated in 2016, Mice and Lyme disease

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, July 18, 2017.

July 17 news: Artificial sweeteners and weight gain, Drug crisis and pollution, Climate change effects

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July 14 news: Senate’s repeal bill, Long working days and heart problems, Obesity, Chicago blood supply

Check out today's public health news on Friday, July 14th, 2017.
The Human Cost of the Food We Eat

The Human Cost of the Food We Eat

We rarely consider the human cost of our food supply chain, but it does exist and can be high.

July 13 news: New GOP health bill, Mental health, Global lack of safe water, High risk pregnancies

Check out today's public health news on Thursday, July 13th, 2017.

July 12 news: UN and cholera in Yemen, Measles in Europe, Senate GOP health care bill

Check out today's public health news for Wednesday, July 12, 2017.

July 11 news: Medicaid cuts and rural health services, Senate GOP and health care bill, Tech companies and mosquitos

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, July 11, 2017.

July 10 news: Vaccination rates and Senate health cuts, Senate GOP health care bill, High-risk pregnancies and heart disease

Check out today's public health news for Monday, July 10, 2017.