The science is clear. Climate change is happening and it’s affecting our health. That was the convincing message delivered by a panel of experts presenting at last week’s Climate and Health Meeting in Atlanta, hosted by APHA and others.
Feb. 10 news: Tom Price confirmed to lead HHS, Venezuela fights diphtheria, Insurers reel in ACA confusion
Check out today's public health news for Friday, Feb. 10, 2017.
Want to see how your members of Congress measure up on support for public health? APHA's congressional scorecard has the answers.
Core public health activities and priorities likely face a challenging future, according to a story in the February/March 2017 issue of The Nation's Health.
Feb. 3 news: GOP moves to repeal stream protections, House votes to overturn rule barring some mentally impaired to own guns, How to make football safer
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APHA has declared 2017 the Year of Climate Change and Health. Learn about the initiative and this month's theme of climate justice from APHA's Surili Patel.
APHA's Public Health Policy Analyst Jason Coates discusses the importance of the ACA and what impact its repeal might have on the nation's health.
Former Vice President Al Gore, APHA and others announced they would host a meeting on climate change and health Feb. 16 in Atlanta.
Jan. 27 news: Climate conference back on, CDC issues bird flu travel warning, White House halts ACA enrollment outreach
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Today's executive order takes us back to failed policies that harmed women's health, says APHA.
Jan. 20 news: Public health funding could be at risk, private insurance underpins ACA, what to look for under Trump presidency
Check out today's public health news for Friday, Jan 20, 2017.
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse gave APHA a shout-out during yesterday's Senate hearings for HHS Secretary-designate Rep. Tom Price.