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All Things APHA / Health Equity / Health Topics


APHA tracking state, local racism declarations
by

Louise Dettman

on

June 30, 2020

Around the nation, communities are explicitly calling out racism and committing to action.
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Infectious Disease / All Things APHA / Health Topics / Coronavirus


APHA helping spread facts, not fear, about the novel coronavirus
by

Donya Currie

on

March 05, 2020

We're stressing "the importance of science-based decisionmaking and clear, factual communications."
It's getting colder; don't let your stockpile grow older

Health Topics / Climate Change


Winter is here!
by

Louise Dettman

on

January 03, 2020

Get Ready for winter storms now.
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Spread the word: Open enrollment for health insurance ends Dec. 15
by

Louise Dettman

on

December 09, 2019

Help increase health insurance enrollment rates today
BE ANTIBIOTICS AWARE. SMART USE. BEST CARE

Health Topics / Prevention


This week and every week, be antibiotics aware
by

Louise Dettman

on

November 18, 2019

U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week combats antibiotic resistance.
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Health Topics / Funding


President's budget would hinder US public health progress
by

Kim Krisberg

on

May 01, 2019

The priorities outlined in the White House's budget proposal are largely out of step with public health.
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Health Topics / The Nation's Health


Thousands lose coverage from Medicaid work requirements
by

Kim Krisberg

on

February 25, 2019

Work requirements for Medicaid can cause people to lose coverage and put their health at risk. Read more in this story from The Nation's Health.