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APHA Storify: Medicaid matters: Protecting those at greatest risk

APHA Storify: Medicaid matters: Protecting those at greatest risk

Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act offers health care coverage to millions who could not access it before. The proposed Senate reforms that threatened the expansion were recently voted down. But the fight isn't over. The threats are back.

August 25 news: Renewing healthcare for children, sexually transmitted infections, ACA available in all counties

Check out today's public health news on Friday, August 25, 2017.
Mothers take to the Hill to defend workplace breastfeeding rights

Mothers take to the Hill to defend workplace breastfeeding rights

Despite legal advances, mothers face continuing barriers to breastfeeding at work.

August 24 news: Humanitarian crisis in Yemen, transgender military ban, abstinence programs ineffective

Check out today's public health news on Thursday, August 24, 2017.

August 23 news: Life expectancy tied to voting choices, Democrats propose menthol ban, hate crimes as public health issue

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, August 23, 2017.

August 22 news: Anti-vaccine activism follows measles outbreak, coal mining health study halted, bipartisan healthcare

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, August 22, 2017.

August 21 news: Fat bias, home visits support healthy children, vaccine safety commission pending

Check out today's public health news on Monday, August 21, 2017.

August 18 news: Guns drive rural suicides, opioid crisis strains foster care system, illegal tobacco marketing

Check out today's public health news on Friday, August 18, 2017.

August 17 news: Administration to pay subsidies to insurers, breast feeding disparities, postpartum nurses undereducated

Check out today's public health news on Thursday, August 17, 2017.

August 16 news: Hate crimes, single-payer health care, CBO predicts rise in insurance premiums

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, August 16, 2017.

August 15 news: Deadline extended for insurers to decide on ACA markets, diabetes in children, air pollution and stress

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, August 15, 2017.

August 11 news: Opioid crisis declared national emergency, bipartisan coalition calls for strengthening ACA, risky drinking habits increase

Check out today's public health news on Friday, August 11, 2017.