Check out today's public health news on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014.
According to new research from the American Journal of Public Health, 'water jets' are helping New York City students drink more water.
At long last, the U.S. has a new surgeon general — Dr. Vivek Murthy. APHA celebrates the confirmation.
Check out today's public health news on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014.
APHA uses Twitter to elevate public health conversations in real-time. According to CQ Roll Call, we “reach more people than many organizations that are far larger.”
APHA has partnered with Canopy Apps to offer their app, Canopy Medical Translator, to APHA members and supporters. The app was developed with support from National Institutes of Health.
Is the U.S. ready to respond to or prevent health threats — like Ebola — in real time? Yes and no, according to the 2014 National Health Security Preparedness Index.
Dec. 10 news (all APHA edition): America’s Health Rankings, US more obese and less active, Ebola spending
Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014.
APHA talked to Jim Skiera of the International Society of Arboriculture about the potential for 'urban forests' to improve public health.
Check out today's public health news on Monday, Dec. 8, 2014.
Dec. 7-13 is National Influenza Vaccination Week, an observance organized by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to highlight the importance of annual flu immunizations.
Check out today's public health news on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014.