The justice system in the United States is designed to punish — and rehabilitate if possible — people who have committed crimes as a tool to secure public safety. But we've realized the justice system is terrible for our health.
Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015.
As APHA shares its new Ready, Pet, Go! 2016 Get Ready Calendar, we take a look back at some of our favorite calendar photos from years past.
What is Plan4Health? Public Health Newswire caught up with APHA Associate Executive Director Susan Polan, PhD, and American Planning Association Planning and Community Health Center Manager Anna Ricklin, AICP, to get answers on this novel partnership.
Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015.
Sept. 28 news: Mandatory flu immunization, polio-epidemic in Nigeria, mental health care fights disease
Check out today's public health news on Monday, Sept. 28, 2015.
Today on World Rabies Day — an observance organized by the Global Alliance for Rabies Control — health organizations worldwide will call attention to preventing the onset of rabies for the 2 billion people at risk.
Check out today's public health news on Friday, Sept. 25, 2015.
Looking for emergency preparedness tips or some cute animal imagery? Or both? The wild winners of “Ready, Pet, Go!,” APHA’s Get Ready Photo Contest, have got you covered.
The Drexel University College of Nursing and Health Professions undergraduate nursing population health course will be taught in a new way this academic year. Students in the course will join APHA to experience firsthand the value and tools that professional organizations can provide.
Public health in the U.S. is facing a workforce crisis. We don’t have enough practicing professionals to care for our population. But we can help strengthen the workforce by tapping into an often overlooked resource.
Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015.
Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015.