Posts tagged "NIH"
APHA, NACCHO join NIH to launch All of Us Research Program

APHA, NACCHO join NIH to launch All of Us Research Program

We all want to live long, healthy lives. A new, large-scale research program hopes to get us to that goal.

April 26 news: New blood test, sea level rise, E. coli outbreak, Legionnaires’ in NY, NIH alcohol

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, April 26, 2018.

April 2 news: National Public Health Week, vaping in schools, folic acid and autism, blood pressure and miscarriage, NIH alcohol funding

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, April 2, 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.
APHA supports request for Zika funding

APHA supports request for Zika funding

The Obama administration Monday outlined a $1.9 billion plan to help prepare for, and respond to, the mosquito-borne virus, as health agencies raised their response.

Climate science helps public health community prepare

Natural disasters took a massive toll on the U.S. last year, with Hurricane Sandy damages totaling nearly $50 billion and eastern thunderstorms in July leaving nearly 4 million homes and businesses without power. But the lasting impact of extreme weather and its effect on health moving forward may depend on researchers and health officials.