Posts tagged "emergency response"

March 23 news: Emergency responders, opioid warning labels, contraception coverage

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, March 23, 2016.

Aug. 19 news: Fatal traffic accidents, healthy school meals, EMS care for kids

Check out the latest in public health news for Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015.

Drought set stage for massive Colorado wildfire, public health response

The drought of 2012 has been among the worst across the U.S. since the 1950s and set the stage for a range of challenges for public health officials this year, including the devastating Waldo Canyon Wildfire in Colorado earlier this summer.

New report remembers 9/11, recognizes importance of public health

Marking the 10th anniversary of 9/11, this new report chronicles the events of that period and underscores the importance of public health in assuring safe, healthy communities.