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How public health has supported Louisiana flood victims

How public health has supported Louisiana flood victims

Jamie Roques, an APHA and Louisiana Public Health Association member, spoke to Public Health Newswire about the state's historic floods and public health's role both in future preparedness and current recovery efforts.

Aug. 24 news: Flint water investigation, Zika, US drug costs

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016.

Aug. 23 news: Breastfeeding report card, happiness at work, Zika

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016.

Aug. 22 news: HPV vaccine, Zika, health equity

Check out today's public health news on Monday, Aug. 22, 2016.
CDC's Beard: How we can protect ourselves and each other from Zika

CDC’s Beard: How we can protect ourselves and each other from Zika

APHA's Get Ready campaign spoke to CDC's Ben Beard, MS, PhD, to discuss what Americans — including pregnant women, travelers, outdoor workers and people living in areas where Zika might be spreading — can do to protect themselves and others from infection.

Aug. 19 news: Contact lens and health, Zika, ACA improves uninsurance rates

Check out today's public health news on Friday, Aug. 19, 2016.

Aug. 18 news: Britain sugar tax, Zika in Puerto Rico, maternal and child health

Check out today's public health news on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016.

Aug. 17 news: Health insurance exchanges, CDC on Zika, infant carriers

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016.

Aug. 16 news: National Health Center Week, acetaminophen during pregnancy, Zika

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016.

Aug. 15 news: Kellogg Foundation announces $7 million in Flint grants, Zika, Affordable Care Act

Check out today's public health news on Monday, Aug. 15, 2016.

Aug. 12 news: Get your child vaccinated, Zika funding, polio vaccinations

Check out today's public health news on Friday, Aug. 12, 2016.
Get Ready Q&A: Donate to your local food bank year-round

Get Ready Q&A: Donate to your local food bank year-round

APHA’s Get Ready campaign spoke recently with Natalie Jayroe, president and CEO of Second Harvest of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana, about the many public health benefits of food donations.