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APHA, reproductive health advocates support Planned Parenthood in letter to Congress

APHA, reproductive health advocates support Planned Parenthood in letter to Congress

APHA, along with more than 90 organizations, signed onto a letter to House and Senate leadership in support of Planned Parenthood.
APHA webinar defines racism, explores its impact on health

APHA webinar defines racism, explores its impact on health

Violence and civil unrest in communities across the country have re-generated the discussion around racism in the U.S. APHA leads the conversation this summer with a four-part webinar series, exploring the connections between racism and health disparities.
The Nation’s Health (Storify): 'Racism and Health'

The Nation’s Health (Storify): ‘Racism and Health’

Check out The Nation's Health's Storify recap of APHA's first of a four-part webinar series, "Impact of Racism on the Health and Well-being of the Nation."

AJPH research addresses obesity, kindergarten social skills and LGBT biases in health care

Did you catch the latest public health findings from the American Journal of Public Health? Read on to hear the latest and check out what media outlets had to say about the new research.
Get Ready Summer Safe: Getting ready for Lyme disease

Get Ready Summer Safe: Getting ready for Lyme disease

Lyme disease can cause serious symptoms, but with a few simple steps it’s easy to stay safe.
The Nation’s Health (Storify): '6 million sighs of relief' in ACA ruling

The Nation’s Health (Storify): ‘6 million sighs of relief’ in ACA ruling

The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled in favor of the Obama administration in King v. Burwell, the case surrounding tax credits under the Affordable Care Act. The Nation's Health features some of social media's best responses in its Storify recap.
Supreme Court overturns same-sex marriage bans

Supreme Court overturns same-sex marriage bans

APHA cheers the court's decision to allow same-sex couples across the entire nation benefits of marriage equal to opposite-sex couples, including health benefits.
APHA roundtable: How to improve preconception care and family planning for boys and men

APHA roundtable: How to improve preconception care and family planning for boys and men

Yesterday, the third Annual Men’s Health Roundtable of public health experts came to APHA to explain why boys and men are not as healthy as they should be — and how we can turn the tide.
Join APHA’s public health wedding on Pinterest!

Join APHA’s public health wedding on Pinterest!

Straight from APHA's Pinterest, check out some of our suggestions for making public health a special part of your wedding day!
The Nation's Health: National Public Health Week celebrated around nation

The Nation’s Health: National Public Health Week celebrated around nation

Check out National Public Health Week's community event in July's edition of The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.
The Nation’s Health: APHA organizes 20th National Public Health Week celebration

The Nation’s Health: APHA organizes 20th National Public Health Week celebration

Check out National Public Health Week highlights in July's edition of The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.
The Nation’s Health (Storify): Skin cancer, sunscreen and protecting yourself against harmful rays

The Nation’s Health (Storify): Skin cancer, sunscreen and protecting yourself against harmful rays

As summer approaches, learn what steps you can take to stay safe in the sun in our Storify recap, courtesy of The Nation's Health.