Posts tagged "climate change"
It's time for local health departments to act on climate change

It’s time for local health departments to act on climate change

Climate Change, Health and Equity: A Guide for Local Health Departments

August 1 news: HIV tests, short-term health plans, heatwave deaths, gag rule, smallpox, parasite concern

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, August 1, 2018.

July 24 news: Ebola, climate change and suicide, pancreatic cancer risk, cancer costs, nutrition

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, July 24, 2018.
Public health agencies are key players in the climate fight

Public health agencies are key players in the climate fight

Climate and health adaptation plans in action
Climate changes tribal and indigenous health

Climate changes tribal and indigenous health

A look at priorities in tribal public health.

April 4 news: Antibiotic resistance, kratom recall, vaccine uptake, Puerto Rico mental health

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, April 4, 2018.

March 29 news: VA Secretary, opioid legislation, EPA climate change, opioid suicides

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, March 29, 2018.
Watch: Deranger calls on public health to work alongside indigenous communities to confront climate change

Watch: Deranger calls on public health to work alongside indigenous communities to confront climate change

APHA 2017 keynote speaker Eriel Deranger talks with APHA TV.

Feb. 1 news: Big pharma flu shot, India health care, Cape Town drought, CDC director

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018.

Jan. 25 news: HHS Secretary confirmed, flu season, cigarette risk, PEPFAR effective

Check out today's public health news for Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018.
Investing in climate resilience

Investing in climate resilience

Climate-smart health care saves lives and profit margins.
Q&A: The Lancet Countdown’s Howard Frumkin

Q&A: The Lancet Countdown’s Howard Frumkin

The Lancet Countdown is a new report tracking progress on climate change and its health impacts. APHA member Howard Frumkin served as a lead on its U.S. brief and discussed its importance for public health with The Nation's Health.