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Watch: APHA lauded for climate change work during HHS nominee hearing

Watch: APHA lauded for climate change work during HHS nominee hearing

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse gave APHA a shout-out during yesterday's Senate hearings for HHS Secretary-designate Rep. Tom Price.
'Chronic Disease Epidemiology Prevention and Control': Q&A with editor Patrick Remington

‘Chronic Disease Epidemiology Prevention and Control’: Q&A with editor Patrick Remington

The new edition discusses the current knowledge and best practices in the prevention and control of major chronic diseases and their risk factors.
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.
'Prevention Diaries': A Q&A with Prevention Institute's Larry Cohen

‘Prevention Diaries’: A Q&A with Prevention Institute’s Larry Cohen

In his latest book, Larry Cohen explores the aspects of daily life that influence our health and argues that a prevention approach offers many common-sense solutions that save lives and money, and reduce suffering.
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.
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.
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!
Thank you, public health professionals!

Thank you, public health professionals!

Public Health Thank You Day salutes those whose work has made a difference in protecting the health of Americans.
Taking on obesity one soda at a time

Taking on obesity one soda at a time

Because problems like overweight and obesity don’t respect county borders, public health agencies are finding more ways to work together.
Farmers markets, community gardens improve health. And not just for rich people

Farmers markets, community gardens improve health. And not just for rich people

Farmers markets are great for our health, especially our nutrition. But there’s one big problem.
Little light in the storm: Climate change affects mental health

Little light in the storm: Climate change affects mental health

It’s well-established that climate change affects people’s physical health. But what about mental health?
Global One Health Day launched by three international health groups

Global One Health Day launched by three international health groups

Cheryl Stroud outlines the importance of the One Health movement and its upcoming observance: Global One Health Day.