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AJPH study: Raising the minimum wage could lower premature deaths

AJPH study: Raising the minimum wage could lower premature deaths

A new study in the American Journal of Public Health found that raising the minimum wage to $15 per hour in New York City could have averted up to 5,500 premature deaths between 2008 and 2012.
AJPH study: Women seeking abortions in Texas face challenges in access to care after clinic closures

AJPH study: Women seeking abortions in Texas face challenges in access to care after clinic closures

New research shows that women whose nearest clinic closed as a result of Texas House Bill 2 traveled farther for services and had greater out-of-pocket expenses.
AJPH study: How community interventions reduced Ebola transmission in Sierra Leone

AJPH study: How community interventions reduced Ebola transmission in Sierra Leone

New research shows how community-based approaches to prevention and care were able to reduce Ebola transmission during the recent epidemic.
AJPH study: Police killings more likely in states with more gun owners

AJPH study: Police killings more likely in states with more gun owners

New research from the American Journal of Public Health investigated the impact of statewide gun ownership on the safety of police officers. Read on to learn what researchers found.
Q&A with CDC researcher, Mark Faul: Disparities in naloxone administration

Q&A with CDC researcher, Mark Faul: Disparities in naloxone administration

A recent study from AJPH looks at the use of naloxone in treating opioid overdoses and how disparities interact with the administration of the drug. Hear more from our Q&A with the lead researcher.
AJPH study: E-cigarette users less likely to stop, cut back on cigarette smoking

AJPH study: E-cigarette users less likely to stop, cut back on cigarette smoking

New research from the American Journal of Public Health draws question on e-cigarettes' role in smoking cessation.
APHA announces Alfredo Morabia as new editor of the American Journal of Public Health

APHA announces Alfredo Morabia as new editor of the American Journal of Public Health

APHA welcomes new editor-in-chief, Alfredo Morabia, MD, PhD, to begin a five-year term with the American Journal of Public Health

AJPH study: Use and awareness of calorie information triples after menu-labeling regulation

New research from the American Journal of Public Health takes a look at the potential effects of labeling menus with calorie information based on regulations enacted in King County, Washington.

ICYMI: AJPH public health research roundup

In case you missed it, check out the American Journal of Public Health's latest research as studies investigate sugary drinks, 'stop and frisk' policing and social media's food promotion.

AJPH collaborates to republish CDC’s MMWR in Brief

AJPH's exciting new collaboration will keep public health practitioners informed with periodic MMWR in brief articles.

AJPH study: Hispanic neighborhoods may face the most air pollution

Where you live can affect your health, and new research finds an association between the racial and ethnic makeup of your neighborhood and exposure to air pollution.

APHA begins editor search for American Journal of Public Health

Following Mary E. Northridge's tenure, the search for a new editor-in-chief for the American Journal of Public Health has begun.