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The Nation's Health: WHO: Emergency health workers, facilities intentionally targeted

The Nation’s Health: WHO: Emergency health workers, facilities intentionally targeted

Earlier this year, Doctors Without Borders wanted to reopen a clinic in southern Syria that had been destroyed during bombings.
The Nation's Health: States, cities raising their minimum age for tobacco sales to 21

The Nation’s Health: States, cities raising their minimum age for tobacco sales to 21

Measures that can prevent potential smokers from lighting up are catching fire nationwide, such as reevaluating the age at which consumers can buy tobacco.
The Nation's Health (Storify): Education a lifelong social determinant of health

The Nation’s Health (Storify): Education a lifelong social determinant of health

Open your notebooks, and jot this down: Our education is one of the biggest factors in how well and how long we live.
FCC tool examines broadband as 'superdeterminant' of health

FCC tool examines broadband as ‘superdeterminant’ of health

On Tuesday, the Federal Communications Commission launched its "Mapping Broadband Health" tool, which uses national, state and county maps to measure the intersection of connectivity — especially to internet — and health nationwide.
The Nation's Health: Education linked to health throughout lifespan

The Nation’s Health: Education linked to health throughout lifespan

Anthony Iton said he is hard-pressed to find anyone against high-quality education for everyone.
AJPH: Findings from 40-year Nurses’ Health Study

AJPH: Findings from 40-year Nurses’ Health Study

A new issue of the American Journal of Public Health celebrates the 40th anniversary of the historic Nurses’ Health Study.
Storify: Be in the know about 'Pokemon Go'

Storify: Be in the know about ‘Pokemon Go’

'Pokemon Go' has taken the world by storm. Here are five public health perks and pitfalls of catching 'em all courtesy The Nation's Health.
The Nation's Health (Storify): Parks are great for health

The Nation’s Health (Storify): Parks are great for health

July is national Park and Recreation Month, and the National Recreation and Park Association wants you to get outside and get active.
Calling all animal lovers! Show APHA's Get Ready your baby animal photos

Calling all animal lovers! Show APHA’s Get Ready your baby animal photos

Learn how to enter your baby animal photos in this year's Get Ready emergency preparedness photo contest.
APHA’s Public Health Fellow in Government: Bring change to Capitol Hill

APHA’s Public Health Fellow in Government: Bring change to Capitol Hill

Do you want to make public health a nationwide priority? APHA is seeking applicants for the paid 2017 Public Health Fellowship in Government to do it.
The Nation’s Health launches series on social determinants of health

The Nation’s Health launches series on social determinants of health

Our health is shaped by many factors that are often outside our control. To help us better understand how these forces affect health, The Nation’s Health has begun a multimedia series on the social determinants of health.
APHA roundtable: Less talk, more action to improve men’s health

APHA roundtable: Less talk, more action to improve men’s health

One half of APHA’s mission is to achieve equity in health status. Last week, its fourth annual Men’s Health Roundtable tackled one notable inequity — men’s health outcomes compared to women’s — and action steps to overcome it.