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The Nation's Health (Storify): Get amped for National Public Health Week!

The Nation’s Health (Storify): Get amped for National Public Health Week!

National Public Health Week is almost here! Here are just a few things to be excited about.
Q&A with APHA President Shiriki Kumanyika on becoming a healthier nation in one generation

Q&A with APHA President Shiriki Kumanyika on becoming a healthier nation in one generation

With just one week until the National Public Health Week festivities, APHA President Kumanyika talks to us about how we can become a healthier nation and what she's excited about in her role as president.
New drug control director to APHA: Curbing drug abuse starts with prevention

New drug control director to APHA: Curbing drug abuse starts with prevention

Michael Botticelli, the new director of national drug control policy, discussed our nation's drug use epidemic in a meeting with APHA members.
NPHW contest asks how “we can do better”

NPHW contest asks how “we can do better”

Are you working to make America the healthiest nation by 2030? Tell us during this year's National Public Health Week and you could win big!
APHA to Supreme Court: Same-sex marriage bans harmful to nation’s health

APHA to Supreme Court: Same-sex marriage bans harmful to nation’s health

Marriage equality is a public health issue, APHA and Whitman-Walker Health wrote in an amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court this week.
The Nation's Health: Budget calls for end to sequestration, boosts for public health programs

The Nation’s Health: Budget calls for end to sequestration, boosts for public health programs

Check out President Barack Obama's federal budget proposal for public health in the March 2015 edition of The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.
Join National Public Health Week’s 5th annual Twitter chat on April 8

Join National Public Health Week’s 5th annual Twitter chat on April 8

National Public Health Week is right around the corner. Are you ready to join public health enthusiasts throughout the nation for the 5th annual Twitter chat?
The Nation’s Health: Raising minimum wage good for public health, not just wallets

The Nation’s Health: Raising minimum wage good for public health, not just wallets

Check out the public health benefits of raising minimum wage in March 2015 edition of The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.
The Nation's Health: What 'Parks and Recreation' taught us about public health (Storify)

The Nation’s Health: What ‘Parks and Recreation’ taught us about public health (Storify)

What 'Parks and Recreation' taught us about public health, from The Nation's Health.
The Nation's Health: 5 things to know about measles right now (Storify)

The Nation’s Health: 5 things to know about measles right now (Storify)

Measles was declared eliminated in the U.S. in 2000. So why is the current outbreak happening?
APHA Annual Meeting abstract deadlines end Feb. 13

APHA Annual Meeting abstract deadlines end Feb. 13

Do you want to present at APHA’s 143rd Annual Meeting and Exposition in Chicago, Oct. 31-Nov. 4? If so, act fast!
The Nation's Health: Addressing stigma, disparities in minority mental health

The Nation’s Health: Addressing stigma, disparities in minority mental health

Read more about how minority mental health disparities in The Nation's Health February 2015 issue.