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.
Following Mary E. Northridge's tenure, the search for a new editor-in-chief for the American Journal of Public Health has begun.
New measurements have been announced by the Journal Citation Reports that continue to identify AJPH as a highly cited public health resource. Read more about what the journal has to offer.
The mad dash for school supplies and new school clothes has begun for many students and parents. But should that back-to-school checklist include preparing for students’ mental health, too? Check out the latest AJPH research to learn more.
A new online-only issue of the American Journal of Public Health investigates health equity within the VA health care system. Learn more about the research and the recently passed bill slated to improve VA access and quality of care.
APHA celebrates Mary E. Northridge, editor-in-chief of the American Journal of Public Health, who will complete her 16-year tenure with the journal next spring.
A recent study from the American Journal of Public Health took at look at public bike-share programs and their potential correlation with head injuries. Learn what the study found, what others are saying about it and how helmets come into play.
New research from the American Journal of Public Health investigates what factors might influence state cigarette tax rates. Is it just the economy or do political leanings play a major role? Read on to learn more about this study and its findings.
A new study from the American Journal of Public Health surveyed McDonald's customers to determine whether providing recommended calorie information might improve diners' use of calorie-labeled menus. Read more to find out what the researchers learned.
How does the public respond to mental illness? Researcher Bernice A. Pescosolido, PhD, tackles this and other questions based on her investigation of mental health stigma.
The skin cancer risks associated with tanning are well known, and many people are aware that lung cancer can result from smoking. New research from the American Journal of Public Health, however, highlights the cancer risks associated with alcohol use.
Individuals with close ties to the 9/11 terrorist attack may be more likely to suffer from both respiratory and mental illnesses, according to a new study in the American Journal of Public Health, October 2012.