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August 3 news: E-cigarette use, flu and obesity, vegetable contamination, experimental ebola vaccine, Chipotle outbreak

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, August 3, 2018.
Q&A with Dr. Gregory Kearney: "Environmental Public Health: The Practitioner’s Guide"

Q&A with Dr. Gregory Kearney: “Environmental Public Health: The Practitioner’s Guide”

“Environmental Public Health: The Practitioner’s Guide,” written by APHA members Paul Knechtges, PhD, REHS, Gregory Kearney, DrPH, MPH, REHS, and Beth Resnick, DrPH, MPH, covers the spectrum of topics that fall under environmental health, serving as a guide to new environmental health practitioners and seasoned public health professionals alike. Public Health Newswire spoke to author...

July 31 news: Breastfeeding, vaccines in China, adolescent eating disorders, measles costs, Juul e-cigarettes

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, July 31, 2018.
Q&A with Truth Initiative CEO and president Robin Koval: Opioid education and prevention campaign

Q&A with Truth Initiative CEO and president Robin Koval: Opioid education and prevention campaign

Public Health Newswire spoke with APHA member Robin Koval, CEO and president of the Truth Initiative to discuss their new opioid campaign and the role of public health in reducing the epidemic.

July 26 news: Heat safety with APHA Executive Director Dr. Georges Benjamin, global HIV/AIDS, cholera in Yemen, tuberculosis, religion and health care

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, July 26, 2018.

July 25 news: Salmonella, blood pressure and mental health, vegetables and cancer risk, HIV in Venezuela, heart health

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, July 25, 2018.

July 24 news: Ebola, climate change and suicide, pancreatic cancer risk, cancer costs, nutrition

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, July 24, 2018.

July 19 news: Alcohol use, AIDS complacency, health messages, sugary drinks, medical equipment

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, July 19, 2018.

July 18 news: Water contamination, rural maternal health, prostate cancer and black men, maternal health, nutrition and mental health

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, July 18, 2018.

July 17 news: Liver cancer rates, e coli, blood pressure and dementia, food contamination, tuberculosis in North Korea

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, July 17, 2018.

July 10 news: Breast-feeding, cancer disparities, smoking cessation, malaria, MMR vaccine

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, July 10, 2018.

July 5 news: Cervical cancer screenings, fertility, polio, childhood obesity, HIV

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, July 5, 2018.