Public Health Thank You Day salutes those whose work has made a difference in protecting the health of Americans.
Because problems like overweight and obesity don’t respect county borders, public health agencies are finding more ways to work together.
Farmers markets are great for our health, especially our nutrition. But there’s one big problem.
It’s well-established that climate change affects people’s physical health. But what about mental health?
Cheryl Stroud outlines the importance of the One Health movement and its upcoming observance: Global One Health Day.
What should the public health priorities be for the next administration and Congress? A new report from Trust for America's Health lays out a blueprint.
Air pollution is yet another issue that disproportionately impacts minority and low-income communities
The Clean Power Plan protects against air pollution and climate change, argues APHA's Dr. Georges Benjamin in The Huffington Post.
To scientists and health professionals, colistin is considered a last-resort antibiotic to treat the most aggressive infections.
As drunken driving crashes continue to decrease nationwide, a new roadway risk is growing — and there is no national guideline to corral it.
Of all social determinants of health, research shows there is one that is perhaps the most influential: income. Read more from this story in the October 2016 issue of The Nation's Health newspaper.
In the past 24 hours, both the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives voted to pass legislation that included $1.1 billion in funding to combat the ongoing Zika epidemic through fiscal year 2017. Photo by Wally Gobetz, courtesy Flickr