Posts tagged "global health"

Feb. 1 news: Big pharma flu shot, India health care, Cape Town drought, CDC director

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018.

Jan. 22 news: Government shutdown and public health, flu season, medical cost and income inequality, e-cigarettes

Check out today's public health news for Monday, Jan. 22, 2018.

Dec. 27 news: Frieden opinion, obesity in India, measles falling, environmental stories

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017.

Dec. 12 news: CHIP worries, NAFTA obesity, Native Americans in health care, screen time, children’s climate lawsuit

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017.

Dec. 5 news: APHA and others sue EPA, vaccine messaging, asthma hotspot profit, fake HIV news

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017.

Nov. 20 news: Opioids cost $500 billion, bird flu in Asia, fruit and vegetable intake, motorcycle crashes

Check out today's public health news for Monday, Nov. 20, 2017.

September 13 news: UN health goals, cervical cancer screening, Frieden’s new global health initiative, resurgent HIV epidemic

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, September 13, 2017.

Public health making progress in eliminating infectious diseases

Global efforts to eradicate and eliminate infectious diseases have made significant strides, but they also face considerable challenges. Read more in this story from the September 2017 issue of The Nation's Health.
Report shows attacks on health workers in 23 countries

Report shows attacks on health workers in 23 countries

They should offer care and safe refuge, but a startling new report shows “health facilities are too often the most dangerous places in communities.”
Unmask My City: Because everyone deserves clean air and a stable climate

Unmask My City: Because everyone deserves clean air and a stable climate

A new initiative to raise awareness of air pollution and its health effects launches today on World Asthma Day. Learn more about Unmask My City and how it is helping address this global health threat.
Protecting world’s most vulnerable populations from climate change

Protecting world’s most vulnerable populations from climate change

Panelists at the Climate & Health Meeting discussed ways we can find solutions to climate change from low- and middle-income countries.
APHA, advocates oppose ‘global gag rule’ reinstatement

APHA, advocates oppose ‘global gag rule’ reinstatement

Today's executive order takes us back to failed policies that harmed women's health, says APHA.