In a conversation with APHA, Dr. Leana Wen explained the Baltimore City Health Department’s response to health emergencies after recent civil unrest.
Grantmakers In Health, or GIH, is a nonprofit, educational organization dedicated to helping foundations and corporate giving programs improve the health of all people. APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD, shared his thoughts with GIH on civil unrest, health equity and social justice.
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May 18 news: Doctor payments for pills, online health information, ending vaccination belief waivers in California
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May 15 news: APHA and ATSDR webinar on environmental health, mosquito-borne disease, vaccine exemptions
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APHA's Get Ready campaign offers tips to prepare you for hurricanes, also known in different geographic areas as typhoons or cyclones.
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Find out how Miss Universe, Dear Abby, a WNBA star and the co-founder of “The Foundation to Increase Awesome” are supporting National Women’s Health Week.
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Two questions for you: Do you have young children who use tablets, smartphones or video game consoles? And do you know how this technology affects their communication — and their health?