Posts tagged "depression"

June 13 news: Unvaccinated kids, opioid legislation, polio in Venezuela, depression and prescription drugs

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, June 13, 2018.

May 10 news: Ebola outbreak, thirdhand smoke, depression, zika testing, opioids

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, May 10, 2018.

March 15 news: Measles warning, listeriosis, opioids in prison, black cancer matters

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, March 15, 2018.

Feb. 26 news: Child obesity rises, measles in NY, CDC lab funding, teen depression screening

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, February 26, 2018.

August 28 news: Harvey forces thousands in to shelters and threatens hospitals, flame retardants and infertility, cost of measles

Check out today's public health news on Monday, August 28, 2017.

March 31 news: Planned Parenthood funding, U.S. heroin use, depression and disability

Check out today's public health news for Friday, March 31, 2017.

July 26 news: Testing pregnant women for Zika, Red Cross requests blood donations, depression treatment

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, July 26, 2016.

Oct. 16 news: Ebola preparedness, The Great Shakeout, schools and whole milk

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014.

Sept. 4 news: Health care spending, suicide rates, kindergarten vaccinations

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, September, 4, 2014.

Study: Cyberbullying, school bullying associated with lower school performance, mental distress

A high proportion of high school students are victims of cyberbullying and school bullying, according to a new study published in the American Journal of Public Health. These forms of bullying are shown to be negatively associated with school performance as well as mental health. However, cyberbullying may be even more psychologically distressing than regular...

Headlines: Challenges to health care law, listeria outbreak and PTSD among returning soldiers

The Supreme Court asked to rule on health care law. New findings regarding health insurance costs. Food safety concerns: Health officials say as many as 16 people have died from possible listeria illnesses traced to Colorado cantaloupes. All this and more in today's headlines, Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011.