A new surgeon general’s report recommends actions to protect youth and young adults from risks of electronic cigarettes.
An afternoon session at the Climate & Health Meeting on “Protecting public health from climate-related threats: From science to practice in the United States” highlighted a wide variety of public health efforts in diverse settings.
Turning the tide against climate effects can be daunting. But during a series of special keynote addresses at the Climate & Health Meeting, leaders spoke about what’s being done to fight back against climate change.
Gore discussed the many health risks elevated by climate change in his keynote address at the Climate & Health Meeting, including food and nutrient scarcity.
Nearly 12,000 health professionals attended APHA 2016 to share their best work, practices and goals.
Long-acting reversible contraceptives are the most effective methods to prevent pregnancy. But too many people who want LARC are unable to get it in a timely manner.
If you attended yesterday's Turnaway Study sessions, you probably walked away with the same conclusion the research did: Women should be allowed to make choices that are best for them.
Our fourth Storify post from Denver highlights this year's Public Health Expo, where attendees could browse hundreds of booths and pick up all kinds of free goodies.
It’s well-established that climate change affects people’s physical health. But what about mental health?
Our third Storify post from Denver highlights the enormous variety of speakers, special sessions and events that attendees are enjoying in Denver.
In a Monday session on transgender health and health disparities, two presenters took a look at how to improve care for an even more marginalized group: transgender prisoners.