APHA strongly opposes the President's fiscal year 2018 budget request, which outlines a plan that shifts significant funds to defense programs and away from health agencies and services.
March 10 news: Planned Parenthood funding, water more popular than soda, Zika link to heart problems
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APHA strongly opposes legislation that was introduced in the House of Representatives on Monday outlining a plan to replace the Affordable Care Act.
March 7 news: Lyme disease in Northeast US, ACA replacement plan unveiled, Syrian children experience toxic stress
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March 2 news: Diet and breast cancer link, birth control failure rates drop, opioid crisis in Maryland
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The Trump administration's recent executive order on immigration and the withdrawl of protections for transgender students seek to limit human rights and create barriers to health equity.
Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017.
In a post highlighting February’s theme of climate justice, Adriana Garcia of Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health and David Chang of WE ACT for Environmental Justice discuss the connections between climate justice and health in Northern Manhattan.
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Feb. 17 news: Climate & Health Meeting, Zika testing mistakes, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services nominee
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Panelists at the Climate & Health Meeting discussed ways we can find solutions to climate change from low- and middle-income countries.