Posts tagged "environmental health"
APHA to host Environmental Justice Town Hall at APHA 2018

APHA to host Environmental Justice Town Hall at APHA 2018

APHA's Environment Section will host a town hall sharing the challenges and successes of environmental justice work within public health.
Global climate action: A public health imperative

Global climate action: A public health imperative

Highlights from the Global Climate and Health Forum

Sept. 14 news: Chronic pain, cancer impact, alcohol and cancer, BPA substitutes, African swine fever, Ig Nobels

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018.

August 13 news: Indiana toxins, rotavirus vaccine, teen depression, 9/11 cancer, Tdap vaccine

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, August 13, 2018.
Q&A with Dr. Gregory Kearney: "Environmental Public Health: The Practitioner’s Guide"

Q&A with Dr. Gregory Kearney: “Environmental Public Health: The Practitioner’s Guide”

A new guide is available to assist environmental health practitioners and public health professionals. We asked APHA member Greg Kearney to tell us more.

July 11 news: Teen self-harm, vaping, ACA funding, vitamins and heart risk, Roundup lawsuit

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, July 11, 2018.
Protecting children where they play and learn

Protecting children where they play and learn

Environmental safety in early learning and care settings

April 18 news: Malaria fight, State of the Air, mouse germs, fall prevention, E. coli outbreak

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, April 18, 2018.

April 17 news: Emergency preparedness, dangerous air, age and alcohol, light smoking risks, ulcer epidemic

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, April 17, 2018.

April 5 news: Surgeon General naloxone advisory, FDA opioids, environment and segregation, ACA, NPHW

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, April 5, 2018.
NPHW guest blog: Dignifying neighborhoods to create opportunities for health

NPHW guest blog: Dignifying neighborhoods to create opportunities for health

Today’s National Public Health Week theme is environmental health and our guest blogger is APHA member Megan Latshaw, PhD, MHS.

March 26 news: Healthiest Communities rankings, Harvey impact, birth control app, hoverboard injury, Yemen

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