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Sept. 11 news: Black women walking program, FDA and food safety, school-based health centers

Check out the latest in public health news for Friday, Sept. 11, 2015.

Sept. 10 news: UNICEF and child mortality, premature babies, CA fires

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015.

Sept. 3 news: CVS and cigarettes, Men and breast cancer, Hurricane Katrina and PTSD

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015.

Sept. 1 news: Sleep and the common cold, FDA sugar guidelines, healthy happy meals

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015.

Aug. 27 news: Global life expectancy, sleepy surgeons, bakery recall

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015.

Aug. 25 news: APHA members speak, dementia news, norovirus, diversity in fitness

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015.

Aug. 20 news: MERS vaccine, drug-resistant lice, friendship and depression

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015.
AJPH study: Police killings more likely in states with more gun owners

AJPH study: Police killings more likely in states with more gun owners

New research from the American Journal of Public Health investigated the impact of statewide gun ownership on the safety of police officers. Read on to learn what researchers found.

Aug. 18 news: Violent video games, heroin, West Nile Virus

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015.

Aug. 13 news: Ticks, hospital cleaning, chickenpox

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015.

Aug. 11 news: Diet Pepsi, southern diet, West Nile in MD

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015.
White House, EPA announce strong standards to reduce carbon pollution

White House, EPA announce strong standards to reduce carbon pollution

The recently announced Clean Power Plan will prioritize public health by reducing carbon pollution from power plants throughout the nation.