Posts tagged "gun violence"

Dec. 11 news: Screen time, gun violence, mental health strike, climate efforts, malaria

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, December 11.

Dec. 6 news: Vaccines during pregnancy, gun violence, weight training, prescription heroin, HIV research

Check out today's public health news for Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018.

Nov. 30 news: Life expectancy decline, meth and pregnancy, blight and gun violence prevention, child health insurance, tick diseases

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018.

Nov. 26 news: Violence against women, hepatitis A, medical device harms, gun business, antimicrobial resistance

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

Nov. 20 news: Gun violence, prenatal air pollution, workplace bullying, loneliness, acute flaccid myelitis

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018.

Oct. 30 news: Pandemic flu, gun hospitalizations, cold weather and heart attacks, vaccine billboards, rural hospitals

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018.
Hot topics at APHA 2018

Hot topics at APHA 2018

Check out these popular themes at this year’s meeting and which sessions to attend to learn more.

Sept. 13 news: Cholera in Zimbabwe, opioid bill, obesity rate, Arkansas Medicaid, hurricane Maria

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018.

August 29 news: STDs at record high, romaine contamination, gun deaths, pollution harms, maternal depression, bots and vaccines

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, August 29, 2018.
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 public health.

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.