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
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.
Jan. 6 news: Most Americans want ACA replacement plan first, GOP plans to end funding for Planned Parenthood, cancer deaths down
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Nearly 12,000 health professionals attended APHA 2016 to share their best work, practices and goals.
Jan. 5 news: GOP plans for ACA repeal, CDC reports on lab safety, new peanut allergy guidelines released
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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.
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It’s the most wonderful time of the year: Time for your new Get Ready Calendar!
CDC Director Tom Frieden talks to APHA TV about health care, opioids and the future of public health.
Dec. 22 news: States with medical marijuana laws have fewer traffic deaths, black men at greater risk of death by police, teen violence can be contagious
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