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May 14 news: Quitting smoking, Cuban lung cancer vaccine, HIV in rural America

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, May 14, 2015.

May 12 news: Binge drinking, typhoid superbug, insurance and contraception

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, May 12, 2015.

May 8 news: Mother’s Day ecards, measles vaccine, FDA and Blue Bell

Check out the latest in public health news for Friday, May 8, 2015.

May 5 news: U.S. emergency departments, life without vaccines, diabetes and weight

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, May 5, 2015.
Q&A with CDC researcher, Mark Faul: Disparities in naloxone administration

Q&A with CDC researcher, Mark Faul: Disparities in naloxone administration

A recent study from AJPH looks at the use of naloxone in treating opioid overdoses and how disparities interact with the administration of the drug. Hear more from our Q&A with the lead researcher.

April 30 news: Eliminating rubella, state of the air, bullying and mental health

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, April 30, 2015.

April 28 news: Vaccines (shingles), vaccines (measles) and vaccines (HPV)

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, April 28, 2015.
AJPH study: E-cigarette users less likely to stop, cut back on cigarette smoking

AJPH study: E-cigarette users less likely to stop, cut back on cigarette smoking

New research from the American Journal of Public Health draws question on e-cigarettes' role in smoking cessation.

April 16 news: Divorce and heart health, Florida Medicaid, organ donors on Facebook

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, April 16, 2015.

April 14 news: Online breast milk, eating out and blood pressure, muscle building supplements

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, April 14, 2015.

April 9 news: California vax bill, teen long-term birth control, Shelby County NPHW

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, April 9, 2015.
Today’s the day! National Public Health Week Twitter chat (#NPHWchat)

Today’s the day! National Public Health Week Twitter chat (#NPHWchat)

Join leaders, experts and the whole public health community for a dynamic online discussion today at 2 p.m. ET.