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Watch: Healthy People 2030 wants to hear from you!

Watch: Healthy People 2030 wants to hear from you!

The nation’s public health officials are calling on you to get involved in Healthy People 2030, the new set of health objectives for the coming decade.
‘Housing first’ model making inroads on homelessness

‘Housing first’ model making inroads on homelessness

Providing housing for homeless people is not a cure-all, but a housing-first approach can lead to improved health outcomes. Read more in this report from The Nation's Health newspaper.
Collaboration is the key to safe water

Collaboration is the key to safe water

Over 6 million US homes still get their water through lead pipes; we can change this.
Watch: Deranger calls on public health to work alongside indigenous communities to confront climate change

Watch: Deranger calls on public health to work alongside indigenous communities to confront climate change

APHA 2017 keynote speaker Eriel Deranger talks with APHA TV.
Report measures states on adoption of traffic safety laws

Report measures states on adoption of traffic safety laws

More than 37,400 people were killed in motor vehicle crashes in 2016, and early 2017 data suggest that number isn’t fading. But a new report out last week offers tools to reduce the toll of traffic deaths and injuries.
Food safety tips for your Super Bowl party

Food safety tips for your Super Bowl party

It’s almost time for the big game and your annual Super Bowl party. And where there’s a Super Bowl viewing party, there’s also plenty of food. Follow these tips from USDA for the best defense against foodborne illness.
Public Health Preparedness: Case Studies in Policy and Management

Public Health Preparedness: Case Studies in Policy and Management

A Q&A with the editors of a new book released by APHA Press.

Jan. 18 news: HHS conscience division, public health and government shutdown, drunk driving deaths

Check out today's public health news for Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018.
Q&A: The Lancet Countdown’s Howard Frumkin

Q&A: The Lancet Countdown’s Howard Frumkin

The Lancet Countdown is a new report tracking progress on climate change and its health impacts. APHA member Howard Frumkin served as a lead on its U.S. brief and discussed its importance for public health with The Nation's Health.

Jan. 11 news: Medicaid work requirement, SAMHSA program halt, PA opioid declaration, cholera in Zambia

Check out today's public health news for Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018.
Why ending police violence is a public health issue: A Q&A with APHA’s Georges Benjamin

Why ending police violence is a public health issue: A Q&A with APHA’s Georges Benjamin

APHA's Georges Benjamin, MD, discusses police violence and why it's a public health issue in an interview with The Nation's Health.
Top 10 stories of 2017 on Public Health Newswire

Top 10 stories of 2017 on Public Health Newswire

Here are our top 10 most-read stories for 2017.