In a bid to slow harmful emissions and protect public health, the Environmental Protection Agency announced first-ever standards that require a new approach to minimize health threats.
APHA's Surili Sutaria Patel draws important links between the environment and our health and highlights the commitment of APHA and staff to environmental health.
American Planning Association President Carol Rhea discussed the built environment and Plan4Health with Public Health Newswire.
The crisis in Flint, Michigan, was only part of a larger story. Here's what public health is doing to keep kids lead-free, courtesy of APHA's Storify.
Today, President Barack Obama and Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced goals to reduce methane emissions by “40-45 percent below 2012 levels by 2025 from the oil and gas sector,” according to a White House statement.
Public health advocates expressed deep disappointment in the Supreme Court's decision to stay implementation of the Clean Power Plan.
No one knows public health better than your community. Today, Plan4Health launched an online forum to make communities even smarter in their public health decision-making — and to help others do the same.
Learn more about the five-part webinar series APHA and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention co-sponsored about the agency's work.
On Saturday, more than 190 countries came together in Paris to create an enormous public health victory: a global agreement to reduce carbon pollution and fight the harmful health effects created by climate change.
When Megan Weil Latshaw describes herself as an environmental health practitioner, people assume she is in the forest tracking endangered species.
The recently announced Clean Power Plan will prioritize public health by reducing carbon pollution from power plants throughout the nation.