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Colorado county named healthiest US community

Colorado county named healthiest US community

A new report out this spring scores 3,000 communities on health-related issues. Learn more about the rankings in this story from The Nation's Health.
WHO launches report on traditional and complementary medicine at World Health Assembly

WHO launches report on traditional and complementary medicine at World Health Assembly

APHA member Daniel Gallego-Perez offers a report from the World Health Assembly in Geneva on achieving global health goals.
Taking action on climate change to improve public health

Taking action on climate change to improve public health

APHA's Speak for Health Advocacy Bootcamp is bringing this message to Capitol Hill: climate change is the biggest threat facing public health.
National Public Health Week 2019 events share science, promote action

National Public Health Week 2019 events share science, promote action

National Public Health Week events showcased creativity as communities across the country celebrated public health in April. Read our roundup of NPHW highlights from the latest issue of The Nation's Health.
In Good Health: We are speaking for health

In Good Health: We are speaking for health

APHA's Georges Benjamin reports on a recent string of victories and upcoming opportunities in public health.
Climate and health leaders walk the walk in Washington

Climate and health leaders walk the walk in Washington

Health professionals and organizations gather for action on climate and health.
APHA Billion Steps Challenge surpasses goal

APHA Billion Steps Challenge surpasses goal

Participants in APHA’s Billion Steps Challenge once again strode far past the goal.
Attention animal lovers! APHA’s 2019 Get Ready Photo Contest is now open

Attention animal lovers! APHA’s 2019 Get Ready Photo Contest is now open

APHA’s Get Ready Photo Contest is open and taking submissions.
NPHW guest blog: Preventing violence podcast

NPHW guest blog: Preventing violence podcast

Today's National Public Health Week guest post is by David Richards, project coordinator with the Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge. Richards spotlights a new podcast with APHA's Mighty Fine on violence prevention, today's NPHW theme.
APHA kicks off National Public Health Week 2019

APHA kicks off National Public Health Week 2019

APHA and hundreds of partners across the country kick off National Public Health Week, April 1-7, to celebrate and advocate for public health.
Climate-Ready: CDC grantees talk community climate solutions

Climate-Ready: CDC grantees talk community climate solutions

APHA's Surili Sutaria Patel reports on the recent CDC National Center for Environmental Health gathering of Climate-Ready States and Cities Initiative grantees.
“Don’t Shoot” student music video debuts

“Don’t Shoot” student music video debuts

APHA helps students deal with and speak out against gun violence.