Posts tagged "heart disease"

September 12 news: New census health insurance data, sitting and shorter life span, San Diego hepatitis outbreak, Irma recovery

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

September 11 news: Post-Irma health concerns, e-cigarette nicotine and heart health, seven days of heroin

Check out today's public health news on Monday, September 11, 2017.

Sept. 7 news: Stroke deaths on the rise, women’s sleep loss, DACA health effects, EPA staff cuts

Check out today's public health news on Thursday, September 7, 2017.
Air pollution: An important risk factor for cardiovascular disease

Air pollution: An important risk factor for cardiovascular disease

It is crucial that we work together to lower the amount of human-created particulate matter and pollution to protect the cardiovascular health of our population.

Oct. 18 news: Abandoned buildings and gun violence, household chemical hazards, heart disease risks

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

July 21 news: Zika virus in Florida, salmonella, advancements in hip replacements

Check out today's public health news on Thursday, July 21, 2016.

June 30 news: heart disease, worry over Zika, improving cancer treatments

Check out today's public health news on Thursday, June 30, 2016.

May 31 news: Zika funding, chickenpox virus, heart disease risk for women

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, May 31, 2016.

Aug. 25 news: APHA members speak, dementia news, norovirus, diversity in fitness

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015.
June is Men's Health Month: Heart disease causes 1 in 4 male deaths

June is Men’s Health Month: Heart disease causes 1 in 4 male deaths

June is Men's Health Month, which seeks "to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys."
HHS' Janet Wright: 'Prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes by 2017'

HHS’ Janet Wright: ‘Prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes by 2017’

Americans suffer 1.5 million heart attacks and strokes each year. It’s a staggering number, but one that our nation’s health leaders have turned into hope.

Aug. 19 news: Heart disease progress, child vaccinations, caring for aging parents

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, August 19, 2014.