We set out to make public health a conversation for all-comers. By the time it was over the 2014 National Public Health Week Twitter Chat took over the country.
Five years ago APHA launched a video envisioning the U.S. becoming the “healthiest nation in one generation.” On Day One of National Public Health Week national health leaders joined APHA to discuss how this vision can become a reality.
Public health nerds, get ready for a week of — well — nerdiness.
APHA's Georges Benjamin kicks off National Public Health Week 2014 with a call to action on The Huffington Post.
Health advocates praised CVS's decision to stop tobacco sales, and through letters and an APHA petition urge others to follow suit.
National Public Health Week 2014, or NPHW, begins in just six days. During the 19th annual event the world of public health will highlight issues that are important to improving the health of our nation.
With the move by leading health care retailer CVS to remove tobacco products from its stores, pressure is mounting on other pharmaceutical retailers to do the same.
Amidst a humanitarian crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where women and girls have been primary victims of civil strife and war, comes a ray of hope.
Do you remember when public health was more than just 140 characters — as in, nearly 400 characters?
In the first week of April, APHA and partners hope to transform the way you think about public health.
Native American communities have historically faced significant health challenges, but a new APHA book offers guidance for evaluating and researching health in these communities to help create better health outcomes.
At APHA’s 141st Annual Meeting in Boston, CNN’s Anderson Cooper show chronicled the advocacy work of Jeremy Richman and Jennifer Hensel, whose daughter was one of 26 victims in the Newtown school shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School.