Author Archive
Q&A with APHA President Shiriki Kumanyika on becoming a healthier nation in one generation

Q&A with APHA President Shiriki Kumanyika on becoming a healthier nation in one generation

With just one week until the National Public Health Week festivities, APHA President Kumanyika talks to us about how we can become a healthier nation and what she's excited about in her role as president.

March 26 news: Tips from former smokers, Indiana HIV outbreak, EPA and the Supreme Court

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, March 26, 2015.

APHA, planners announce grants to fight chronic disease

APHA affiliates to work with coalitions, utilizing grants through Plan4Health, to combat lack of physical activity and nutritious foods.

March 24 news: Tuberculosis, Alzheimer’s diagnoses, smoking and fetuses

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, March 24, 2015.

AJPH study: Installing breathalyzers in cars could lower drunk driving injuries and deaths

Alcohol ignition interlock devices might be the key to lowering drunk driving-related deaths and injuries according to new research from the American Journal of Public Health.

March 19 news: Fast-food in L.A., Kansas tuberculosis, Bill Gates on Ebola

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, March 19, 2015.

March 17 news: ACA health coverage, unhygienic hospitals, Blue Bell listeria

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, March 17, 2015.

March 16 news: Loneliness, e-cig ads, public health funding

Check out the latest in public health news for Monday, March 16, 2015.

March 12 news: Mutating bird flu, powdered alcohol, physical activity and brain damage

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, March 12, 2015.

March 10 news: Suicide among youth, health school rankings, measles

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, March 10, 2015.

March 5 news: Liberia’s last Ebola patient, U.S. heroin overdoses, FDA’s flu vaccine

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, March 5, 2015.
Join National Public Health Week’s 5th annual Twitter chat on April 8

Join National Public Health Week’s 5th annual Twitter chat on April 8

National Public Health Week is right around the corner. Are you ready to join public health enthusiasts throughout the nation for the 5th annual Twitter chat?