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Preventing harm from injuries and violence: a public health priority

Preventing harm from injuries and violence: a public health priority

The injury and violence prevention section, in the July issue of The Nation’s Health, covers a wide variety of topics and highlights efforts across the country to keep people safe.
The Human Cost of the Food We Eat

The Human Cost of the Food We Eat

We rarely consider the human cost of our food supply chain, but it does exist and can be high.
Building transformational resilience for climate change

Building transformational resilience for climate change

Preparing for the personal mental health impacts of a warming world.
Climate changes mental health

Climate changes mental health

Mental health professionals are seeing a range of psychiatric disorders emerge from climate change stress.
Crystal clear: Assuring our water is safe

Crystal clear: Assuring our water is safe

Newly updated resource brings water safety to the forefront of public health.

June 8 news: Negative health impacts of the 2016 election, States try to save Obamacare, Deadly new pill in Georgia

Check out today's public health news for Thursday, June 8, 2017.
Building for mental health and resilience: Architects use design to mitigate environmental stressors

Building for mental health and resilience: Architects use design to mitigate environmental stressors

A look at how building design with a focus on resilience and sustainability can help reduce mental distress.

June 6 news: Medicaid cuts and the developmentally disabled, Risks and rewards of diabetes drugs, Massachusetts Mumps outbreak

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, June 6, 2017.

June 5 news: U.S. Senate pessimistic on health care, Health care reform and women, Police violence linked to risk of suicide attempts

Check out today's public health news for Monday, June 5, 2017.

June 1 news: Ohio sues drug makers for opiod epidemic, Medical marijuana may benefit veterans, Depression can start in children as early as age 11

Check out today's public health news for Thursday, June 1, 2017.
Join the environmental health conversation!

Join the environmental health conversation!

Investing in a robust environmental health system is crucial for equitable and accessible prevention of and response to emergencies.

May 30 news: Trump budget built on a house of cards, Consequences of a defunded Planned Parenthood, Sickle cell cure is real

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, May 30, 2017.