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National Public Health Week 2016: Join us!

National Public Health Week 2016: Join us!

Fact: We can create the healthiest nation in eight steps. Let our new National Public Health Week 2016 website show you how.
(The Nation's Health): Supreme Court to rule on law that blocks abortion access

(The Nation’s Health): Supreme Court to rule on law that blocks abortion access

The Supreme Court will consider whether a Texas law harms women’s health and puts an undue burden on those seeking abortion care.
(The Nation's Health): Zika declared public health emergency

(The Nation’s Health): Zika declared public health emergency

Public health workers in the Americas and beyond are on alert, following evidence that Zika — a mosquito-borne virus that is spreading explosively across the region — may be linked to serious birth defects.
APHA, partners tell Supreme Court: Protect reproductive health in Whole Woman’s Health v. Cole

APHA, partners tell Supreme Court: Protect reproductive health in Whole Woman’s Health v. Cole

APHA and public health deans, department chairs and faculty sent a clear message to the Supreme Court yesterday: Texas H.B. 2 must be reversed.
APHA Meeting inspires advocates to promote health in all policies

APHA Meeting inspires advocates to promote health in all policies

More than 13,000 attendees who came together at the APHA Annual Meeting in Chicago were urged to implement health in all policies in their everyday work. Read full meeting coverage in this story from The Nation's Health newspaper.
The Nation's Health (Storify): Have a holly, jolly public health holiday season

The Nation’s Health (Storify): Have a holly, jolly public health holiday season

Maybe you want to turn on your favorite holiday television episode, movie or special. But take a closer look: You'll see that, to take a cue from "Love Actually," public health actually is all around us!
ATSDR: Working to safeguard communities from harmful chemicals

ATSDR: Working to safeguard communities from harmful chemicals

Learn more about the five-part webinar series APHA and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention co-sponsored about the agency's work.
Top 10 stories for 2015 on Public Health Newswire

Top 10 stories for 2015 on Public Health Newswire

Check out Public Health Newswire's top 10 stories from the past year. And let us know your favorite!
2015 America’s Health Rankings: How healthy is your state?

2015 America’s Health Rankings: How healthy is your state?

The annual report released today on the health status of every U.S. state celebrated meaningful progress but warned that rising drug deaths, obesity and child poverty are serious areas of concern.
AJPH study: Medicaid coverage linked to improved access to outpatient care, control of chronic disease

AJPH study: Medicaid coverage linked to improved access to outpatient care, control of chronic disease

New research in the American Journal of Public Health highlights how the implementation of the Affordable Care Act is creating a healthier U.S.
Closing session: ‘Stop asking for a seat at the table…we belong at the head of the table’

Closing session: ‘Stop asking for a seat at the table…we belong at the head of the table’

Public health leaders rallied attendees to help create a healthier future during last week's closing session of APHA's Annual Meeting in Chicago.
APHA’s Dr. Benjamin: Welcome to Chicago!

APHA’s Dr. Benjamin: Welcome to Chicago!

I am so incredibly excited to welcome you all to my hometown — the great city of Chicago!