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APHA, health advocates decry Senate vote to begin repeal of ACA

APHA, health advocates decry Senate vote to begin repeal of ACA

"We are deeply troubled that the Senate hastily approved the budget resolution that could repeal the Affordable Care Act with no replacement plan in place," said APHA's Georges Benjamin.
The Nation's Health: New criteria for accreditation to chart updated course for public health education

The Nation’s Health: New criteria for accreditation to chart updated course for public health education

The Council on Education for Public Health's revised accreditation criteria aims to graduate public health students ready to practice from day one.
Public health taking action as climate change heats up

Public health taking action as climate change heats up

APHA announces 2017 as the Year of Climate Change and Health. Learn more in this story from the January 2017 issue of The Nation's Health.
The Nation's Health: APHA Annual Meeting engages participants on ensuring health for all

The Nation’s Health: APHA Annual Meeting engages participants on ensuring health for all

Nearly 12,000 health professionals attended APHA 2016 to share their best work, practices and goals.
APHA to Congress: We oppose repeal of Affordable Care Act

APHA to Congress: We oppose repeal of Affordable Care Act

Repealing the health law will take health insurance away from tens of millions of Americans and increase health care premiums for millions more, among other deleterious effects.
Walk your way to better health with APHA’s 1 Billion Steps Challenge

Walk your way to better health with APHA’s 1 Billion Steps Challenge

We've set a goal this year of taking 1 billion steps by the end of National Public Health Week — and we want you to join us! Photo by Andrew Cribb, courtesy iStockphoto
Prepare for cuteness overload: The 2017 Get Ready Calendar is here

Prepare for cuteness overload: The 2017 Get Ready Calendar is here

It’s the most wonderful time of the year: Time for your new Get Ready Calendar!
The Nation's Health: Top 10 stories of 2016

The Nation’s Health: Top 10 stories of 2016

Find out which stories from The Nation's Health made the top 10 list for 2016.
Top 10 stories of 2016 on Public Health Newswire

Top 10 stories of 2016 on Public Health Newswire

Check out our top 10 public health news stories of the year, and let us know your favorite!
APHA Storify: Surgeon General reports addiction is chronic illness, not moral failing

APHA Storify: Surgeon General reports addiction is chronic illness, not moral failing

The surgeon general has released the office's first report on addiction in response to the rising opioid epidemic. Learn more and join in ending this crisis.
Your donation makes a difference

Your donation makes a difference

Our nation faces huge public health challenges. We need to protect the gains made in recent years and engage new partners as we ensure the right to health. We need your help.
6 public health advocacy wins of 2016

6 public health advocacy wins of 2016

Despite a challenging year for APHA and other advocates, a number of measures were advanced in 2016 that will improve the health of all Americans.