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Collaboration is the key to safe water

Collaboration is the key to safe water

Over 6 million US homes still get their water through lead pipes; we can change this.
Public Health Preparedness: Case Studies in Policy and Management

Public Health Preparedness: Case Studies in Policy and Management

A Q&A with the editors of a new book released by APHA Press.
Preventing Alcohol-Related Problems: Evidence and Community-Based Initiatives

Preventing Alcohol-Related Problems: Evidence and Community-Based Initiatives

A Q&A with the editors of a new release by APHA Press.
Investing in climate resilience

Investing in climate resilience

Climate-smart health care saves lives and profit margins.
Tribal resiliency in a changing climate

Tribal resiliency in a changing climate

“Indigenizing” climate change impact assessment 
Shared opportunities for action

Shared opportunities for action

The intersection of non-communicable diseases and climate change
Health thinking in the built environment

Health thinking in the built environment

Partnering to mitigate climate change
Health care for and by native populations

Health care for and by native populations

Meeting the needs of northwest Alaska's Bering Strait Region.
Tribal perspectives on how climate changes health

Tribal perspectives on how climate changes health

Indigenous wisdom is key to maintaining balance in our biosphere.
Public health and planning: Partnering for better health

Public health and planning: Partnering for better health

Active transportation has proven health benefits, benefits the environment and provides economic benefit to communities. Luckily, public health professionals and the planning community are working together to make those benefits a reality.
Turning up the heat on creative climate messaging

Turning up the heat on creative climate messaging

Extreme heat may be one of the leading causes of weather-related deaths, but public health workers are still struggling to find prevention messaging that resonates with the public.
Advocates: Green jobs should be safe for environment and for workers

Advocates: Green jobs should be safe for environment and for workers

As our nation moves toward greener power sources like solar and wind, “no worker or community should be roadkill on the path to a better future.”