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Spread the word: Open enrollment for health insurance ends Dec. 15
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Louise Dettman

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December 09, 2019

Help increase health insurance enrollment rates today

Headlines


December 6 News: America's health rankings, teen use of tobacco products, SNAP, measles increase and more
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Arnice Cottom

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December 06, 2019

Check out today's public health news for Friday, December 6, 2019.
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Findings


America’s Health Rankings names Vermont the healthiest state, shares 30 years of public health progress
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Louise Dettman

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December 06, 2019

APHA partners on longest running state-by-state analysis of the nation’s health
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Prevention


‘Tis the season for flu vaccination
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Louise Dettman

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December 04, 2019

Help support National Influenza Vaccination Week.
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Climate Change / Findings


Countdown to climate action
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Louise Dettman

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November 21, 2019

The Lancet releases its U.S. policy brief on climate change and health.
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Guest Post / Child Health


Ensuring every child can learn, heal and thrive
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Louise Dettman

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November 19, 2019

How public health can improve health and education outcomes for all children ​
BE ANTIBIOTICS AWARE. SMART USE. BEST CARE

Health Topics / Prevention


This week and every week, be antibiotics aware
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Louise Dettman

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November 18, 2019

U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week combats antibiotic resistance.
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Child Health / CDC / Findings


Protecting kids from adverse experiences can boost lifelong health
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Louise Dettman

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November 15, 2019

New research from CDC shows impact of ACEs and the importance of prevention.

From APHA Press

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