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The Nation's Health: Health workers, artists partner to deliver messages via comics

The Nation’s Health: Health workers, artists partner to deliver messages via comics

Find out about the use of comics for public health messaging in The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.
The Nation’s Health: Wearing a helmet while cycling can keep you safe

The Nation’s Health: Wearing a helmet while cycling can keep you safe

Check out how wearing bike helmets while cycling can keep you safe in this Storify recap from The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.

APHA begins editor search for American Journal of Public Health

Following Mary E. Northridge's tenure, the search for a new editor-in-chief for the American Journal of Public Health has begun.
The Nation's Health: As marijuana decriminalization spreads, public health prepares

The Nation’s Health: As marijuana decriminalization spreads, public health prepares

Check out public health's preparation for marijuana decriminalization in The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.
APHA’s Benjamin again named one of health care’s most influential leaders

APHA’s Benjamin again named one of health care’s most influential leaders

APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD, is considered an impactful change agent in health care — right up there with the president and private sector CEOs.
Annual Meeting early bird registration deadline ending soon

Annual Meeting early bird registration deadline ending soon

Have you registered for APHA’s 142nd Annual Meeting and Exposition yet? Register by Thursday, Aug. 28 to save big with the early bird discounted rate.
In public health, ‘our stories can save lives’

In public health, ‘our stories can save lives’

Paul Smith is not a public health expert. But he knows how to tell a story, and that’s why he was chosen to speak at the Eighth National Conference on Health Communication, Marketing, and Media this week in Atlanta.
The Nation's Health: 5 greater threats to American health than Ebola

The Nation’s Health: 5 greater threats to American health than Ebola

Check out five health threats more dangerous to Americans than Ebola in this Storify recap from The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.
The Nation's Health: Funding cuts hurt, but you can help

The Nation’s Health: Funding cuts hurt, but you can help

Public health budgets are being slashed across the country. But advocates can take steps to protect public health.
The Nation's Health: How can messaging influence health behaviors?

The Nation’s Health: How can messaging influence health behaviors?

A young man walks up to a convenience store counter and asks for a pack of cigarettes. He throws some money on the counter, but the cashier says, “That’s not enough.”
The Nation's Health: Healthy housing standard announced

The Nation’s Health: Healthy housing standard announced

A new National Healthy Housing Standard could help millions of U.S. residents and homeowners make living spaces safer and healthier.
The Nation's Health: Is US public health ready for MERS?

The Nation’s Health: Is US public health ready for MERS?

When a man traveling to Indiana by two planes and a bus from Saudi Arabia became the first U.S. case of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus on May 2, the nation’s public health community was hardly blindsided.