Posts tagged "nutrition"
Farmers markets, community gardens improve health. And not just for rich people

Farmers markets, community gardens improve health. And not just for rich people

Farmers markets are great for our health, especially our nutrition. But there’s one big problem.

July 6 news: expanding opioid use treatment, Zika vaccine, nutritious foods

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, July 6, 2016.

March 10 news: ‘Ultra-processed’ foods, CVS anti-smoking campaign, child poverty

Check out today's public health news on Thursday, March 10, 2016.

Feb. 25 news: Sodium warnings, flu vaccine, heroin use

Check out today's public health news on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016.

Jan. 7 news: Chipotle norovirus outbreak, US dietary guidelines, Mexico soda tax

Check out today's public health news on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016.
Child nutrition: The key to creating the healthiest nation

Child nutrition: The key to creating the healthiest nation

APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD, discusses the importance of child nutrition and the role of schools in delivering in a guest post published on USDA's blog.

July 10 news: Menu labeling delayed, heart risk from pain relievers, chickens and salmonella

Check out today's public health news on Friday, July 10, 2015.
Join APHA’s public health wedding on Pinterest!

Join APHA’s public health wedding on Pinterest!

Straight from APHA's Pinterest, check out some of our suggestions for making public health a special part of your wedding day!
FDA removes artificial trans fat from nation’s food supply

FDA removes artificial trans fat from nation’s food supply

FDA won cheers from the public health community today in announcing its final determination that partially hydrogenated oil is no longer recognized as safe.

April 3 news: Texting bans and car crashes, salty foods, California drought

Check out the latest in public health news for Friday, April 3, 2015.

March 26 news: Tips from former smokers, Indiana HIV outbreak, EPA and the Supreme Court

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, March 26, 2015.
APHA, planners announce grants to fight chronic disease

APHA, planners announce grants to fight chronic disease

APHA affiliates to work with coalitions, utilizing grants through Plan4Health, to combat lack of physical activity and nutritious foods.