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June 15 news: Teen health, suicide rate, HIV, bird flu strain, e-cigarette flavoring

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, June 15, 2018.

June 13 news: Unvaccinated kids, opioid legislation, polio in Venezuela, depression and prescription drugs

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, June 13, 2018.
Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School alumnae: Let’s prioritize mental health

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School alumnae: Let’s prioritize mental health

Two Marjory Stoneman Douglas alumnae discuss their work to prioritize mental health at the March for our Lives, and lessons learned for the public health community.

June 12 news: Infant sugar intake, health equity, Lyme disease, suicide prevention funding

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, June 12, 2018.

June 11 news: Ebola outbreak, salmonella, polio, ACA protections, US suicide crisis

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, June 11, 2018.
NIH loan repayment programs invest in broadening the biomedical research workforce

NIH loan repayment programs invest in broadening the biomedical research workforce

National Institutes of Health Division of Loan Repayment Director Dr. Ericka Boone reports on opportunities for public health students through its programs.

June 4 news: Nipah virus, opioid toll, flavored vaping, sunscreen study, E. coli outbreak, black lung fund

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, June 4, 2018.

June 1 news: Black men’s HIV risk, youth death rate, global tobacco use, mock pandemic

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, June 1, 2018.
New APHA report: Can leveraging women’s health care narrow gaps in black men’s health?

New APHA report: Can leveraging women’s health care narrow gaps in black men’s health?

A new APHA brief discusses an innovative strategy to narrow gaps in black men's health.

May 25 news: Nipah virus, pool illnesses, Ebola outbreak, car hyperthermia, obesity and cancer, malaria test

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, May 25, 2018.

May 18 news: SNAP changes, gun owners support gun control, Trump abortion restrictions, HPV vaccine, fertility rate

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, May 18, 2018.

May 17 news: Ebola response, E. coli outbreak, Ebola in Mbandaka, lung cancer screening, Surgeon General

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, May 17, 2018.