Lancet Countdown report tracks progress on health and climate change

Lancet Countdown report tracks progress on health and climate change

A new global report -- and its companion U.S. brief co-published with APHA -- underscores connection between climate change and health and outlines recommendations for action.
Closing General Session: ‘Tackling health equity will require real social and political change’

Closing General Session: ‘Tackling health equity will require real social and political change’

APHA's 2018 Annual Meeting and Expo ended with a critical call to listen to and learn from women’s lived experiences.
Can’t make it to San Diego for APHA 2018? Register today for APHA Live

Can’t make it to San Diego for APHA 2018? Register today for APHA Live

We really hope you can experience the meeting in person, but if you can’t, we’ve got the next best thing: APHA Live.
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Nov. 26 news: Violence against women, hepatitis A, medical device harms, gun business, antimicrobial resistance

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018.

Nov. 21 news: Romaine E. coli, HIV prevention, SNAP study, flu anti-vaxxers, chicken pox outbreak

Check out today's public health news for Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018.

Nov. 20 news: Gun violence, prenatal air pollution, workplace bullying, loneliness, acute flaccid myelitis

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Nov. 19 news: Ebola, TB in North Korea, tobacco control, SNAP and immigration, sleeping sickness

Check out today's public health news for Monday, Nov. 19, 2018.
APHA Annual Meeting Day 5: Photos from San Diego

APHA Annual Meeting Day 5: Photos from San Diego

Another fantastic APHA Annual Meeting and Expo is coming to a close.
Tweets of the Day from #APHA2018

Tweets of the Day from #APHA2018

It's so hard to say good-bye!
Programs highlight success of community-driven health education

Programs highlight success of community-driven health education

Health education strategies aimed at changing individual behavior are still some of the most effective public health measures.
Care about racial equity? Get to know GARE

Care about racial equity? Get to know GARE

To all you public health professionals in local and regional government who want to advance racial equity (that’s all of you, right?) get to know GARE.
APHA honors public health's best and brightest

APHA honors public health’s best and brightest

During last night's APHA Public Health Awards Ceremony and Reception in San Diego, the Association honored outstanding work and commitment to improving people's health and well-being.
Menstrual health receives little attention, lacks good research data

Menstrual health receives little attention, lacks good research data

Women and girls in the U.S. and around the world are provided very little, if any, education and support about their menstrual cycles.
Public health students help bring health promotion, education worldwide

Public health students help bring health promotion, education worldwide

One way to improve hand-washing among schoolchildren? Show them that cleaning hands can be fun.
Tweet, drink, eat, mingle, repeat

Tweet, drink, eat, mingle, repeat

Last night's APHA 2018 Sunset Tweetup was the chance to meet your favorite public health tweeters in person.