Posts tagged "air pollution"
News release: Higher air pollution in cities tied to higher mortality

News release: Higher air pollution in cities tied to higher mortality

New research presented today at APHA’s 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo examined the burden of air pollution and its association with mortality in Chinese cities.

Oct. 31 news: Climate change already damaging health, ACA premiums soar, severe pollution in Los Angeles

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017.
Thank you, Clean Air Act!

Thank you, Clean Air Act!

APHA and the American Lung Association hold congressional briefings on air quality, climate change and health.
Air pollution: An important risk factor for cardiovascular disease

Air pollution: An important risk factor for cardiovascular disease

It is crucial that we work together to lower the amount of human-created particulate matter and pollution to protect the cardiovascular health of our population.
Unmask My City: Because everyone deserves clean air and a stable climate

Unmask My City: Because everyone deserves clean air and a stable climate

A new initiative to raise awareness of air pollution and its health effects launches today on World Asthma Day. Learn more about Unmask My City and how it is helping address this global health threat.

March 29 news: Obama addresses opioids, HHS on Medicaid expansion, air pollution risks

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, March 29, 2016.

Feb. 11 news: Emergency preparedness, car smog exposure, drug disposal kiosks

Check out today's public health news on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016.

Supreme Court rules against EPA toxic air standard

The Supreme Court ruled to block the EPA's toxic air standard stating that the EPA did not consider costs before planning its implementation. Read on to learn about the impacts this could have on health.

April 30 news: Eliminating rubella, state of the air, bullying and mental health

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, April 30, 2015.

March 27 news: Antibiotic-resistance, air pollution and anxiety, House approves Medicare changes

Check out the latest in public health news for Friday, March 27, 2015.

Jan. 29 news: Smog standards, lab cameras, polio-like illness

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015.

Oct. 3 news: CDC funding, sugar-sweetened beverage tax, Calif. air improves

Check out today's public health news on Friday, Oct. 3, 2014.