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Feb. 23 news: Chinese poultry markets shuttered, Protections for transgender students withdrawn, Efficacy of heart screenings questioned

Check out today's public health news for Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017.

Feb. 22 news: ‘Post election stress disorder’ strikes, CA introduces new healthcare bill, U.S. life expectancy shows minimal gains

Check out today's public health news for Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017.

Feb. 21 news: Texas anti-vax movement grows, Norway counters global gag rule, Flu vaccine deemed 48% effective

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017.

Feb. 16 news: Climate & Health Meeting launches, Brain scans detect autism in infants, New dads risk paternal depression

Check out today's public health news for Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017.

Feb. 15 news: HIV shows progress, Panel approves human DNA editing, More seniors using psychotropics

Check out today's public health news for Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017.

Feb. 14 news: Ebola spread via ‘superspreaders’, Push for soda health labels revived, CA insurers falsify doctor lists

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017.

Feb. 13 news: Bullet fragments cause lead poisoning, Smokers avoid CT scans, One-third don’t understand ACA is Obamacare

Check out today's public health news for Monday, Feb. 13, 2017.

Feb. 9 news: Vaccines’ safety endorsed, Marijuana may affect pregnancy, Countries counter global gag rule

Check out today's public health news for Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017.

Feb. 7 news: ACA enrollment drops as replacement slows, EPA employees urge Pruitt rejection, E-cigarettes possibly safer than tobacco cigarettes

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.

Feb. 6 news: Bird flu spreads, Hospitals fear ACA changes, FDA pick could undo safeguards

Check out today's public health news for Monday, Feb. 6, 2017.
APHA Storify: APHA launches the Year of Climate Change and Health

APHA Storify: APHA launches the Year of Climate Change and Health

Climate change is a serious threat to human health. APHA is leading a new initiative to reduce its effects.

Feb. 2 news: ACA changes loom, CDC seeks quarantine powers, Scientists denounce immigration order

Check out today's public health news for Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017.