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Experts fear suicide, deaths of despair will rise in wake of COVID-19
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Mark Barna

on

July 10, 2020

“It is as if COVID has come in as a multiplier of social, economic factors that are making deaths of despair even worse,” said Benjamin Miller, PsyD
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All Things APHA / Coronavirus


Learning to treat COVID-19
by

Louise Dettman

on

July 07, 2020

Stopping COVID-19 will take a combination of prevention and medicine, said experts during the latest COVID-19 Conversations webinar.
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Annual Meeting


APHA 2020: Breaking new ground
by

Donya Currie

on

July 07, 2020

A Q&A with APHA's Anna Keller
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All Things APHA / Climate Change / Environment / Health Equity


Where there’s wildfire, there’s smoke
by

Sophie Wazlowski

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July 06, 2020

Like so many climate change effects, growing wildfire threats disproportionately impact vulnerable communities.
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All Things APHA / Coronavirus / Infectious Disease / Prevention


Take care this July Fourth: Avoid crowds, wear masks, keep your distance
by

Louise Dettman

on

July 02, 2020

With COVID-19 surging across the country, the best place to celebrate this year’s Fourth of July is at home.
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All Things APHA / Coronavirus / Health Equity / Words from Members / Guest Post


Easing the burden of COVID-19 on U.S. Pacific Islanders
by

Louise Dettman

on

July 01, 2020

A new nationwide effort, the Pacific Islander COVID-19 Response Team, is working to keep communities safe.
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All Things APHA / Health Equity / Health Topics


APHA tracking state, local racism declarations
by

Louise Dettman

on

June 30, 2020

Around the nation, communities are explicitly calling out racism and committing to action.
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Coronavirus / Health Equity


Pandemic response and the impacts of racism: "Our leadership and systems have failed us."
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Louise Dettman

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June 26, 2020

APHA’s Georges Benjamin, MD, on “Public Health Leadership and Policy: Lessons from Crisis.”
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All Things APHA / Coronavirus / Infectious Disease


‘Unprecedented’ collaboration needed for successful COVID-19 vaccine
by

Louise Dettman

on

June 23, 2020

Experts weigh in on creating a vaccine in the latest webinar in the COVID-19 Conversations series.
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APHA commemorates Juneteenth as day of freedom
by

Dr. Georges Benjamin

on

June 19, 2020

A statement by APHA Executive Director Georges C. Benjamin, MD.

From APHA Press

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