Posts tagged "gun violence"
Gun violence research hurt by shortage of funding, data: CDC work impeded

Gun violence research hurt by shortage of funding, data: CDC work impeded

On an average day in the U.S., gun violence ends the lives of nearly 100 people. Yet across the country, only about 30 researchers are dedicated full time to studying the public health crisis. Read more in this report from The Nation's Health.
Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School alumnae: Let’s prioritize mental health

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School alumnae: Let’s prioritize mental health

Two Marjory Stoneman Douglas alumnae discuss their work to prioritize mental health at the March for our Lives, and lessons learned for the public health community.

May 18 news: SNAP changes, gun owners support gun control, Trump abortion restrictions, HPV vaccine, fertility rate

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, May 18, 2018.

April 10 news: Gun violence research funding, salmonella probe, allergic reactions, synthetic pot

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, April 10, 2018.

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

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, April 6, 2018.
NPHW guest blog: Addressing suicide by firearm

NPHW guest blog: Addressing suicide by firearm

Today’s National Public Health Week theme is injury and violence prevention and our guest bloggers are APHA members David Swedler, PhD, MPH, and Carol Thornton, MPA.

March 28 news: Infectious disease decline, FDA tobacco lawsuit, Dickey amendment, flu season

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, March 28, 2018.

March 22 news: New CDC Director, gun violence research, Congressional spending deal, MMR vaccine

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, March 22, 2018.

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

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, March 20, 2018.

March 16 news: FDA nicotine, painkiller shortage, Australia gun policy, sick days

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, March 16, 2018.

March 14 news: County health rankings, health care spending, aging population, gun violence

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, March 14, 2018.

March 13 news: Antismoking violence, lead exposure, great recession, gun violence research

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, March 13, 2018.