Posts tagged "disparities"

July 18 news: Water contamination, rural maternal health, prostate cancer and black men, maternal health, nutrition and mental health

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July 10 news: Breast-feeding, cancer disparities, smoking cessation, malaria, MMR vaccine

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June 12 news: Infant sugar intake, health equity, Lyme disease, suicide prevention funding

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New APHA report: Can leveraging women’s health care narrow gaps in black men’s health?

New APHA report: Can leveraging women’s health care narrow gaps in black men’s health?

A new APHA brief discusses an innovative strategy to narrow gaps in black men's health.

April 11 news: State health disparities, welfare reform, Texas maternal mortality, PrEP in DC

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April 6 news: Neighborhood and ER visits, gun violence, E. coli in NJ, abortion and health, opioid Medicaid limits

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March 20 news: Heart health gap, Lassa fever, gun violence, Supreme Court abortion, low-nicotine cigarettes

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Feb. 23 news: Gun storage, air pollution disparities, vaping, LARCs, TRAP laws

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Dec. 8 news: Flu season soars, diphtheria among Rohingya, VA homeless vet funding, childbirth disparities, egg-based vaccine production

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Dec. 7 news: Birth control and breast cancer, opioid prescribing, cancer disparities, Alzheimer’s to double, 10 years of PHAB

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Nov. 17 news: Nicotine limits, dogs lower mortality, minorities and diabetes, state disparities

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Watch: David Satcher calls for narrowing disparities to become healthiest nation

Watch: David Satcher calls for narrowing disparities to become healthiest nation

Former U.S. Surgeon General David Satcher talks to APHA TV and calls for engaging medical schools to achieve health equity.