Posts tagged "nutrition"

Oct. 3 news: Fast food, cervical cancer, UTI prevention, flu shots, FDA and Juul

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018.

Sept. 28 news: Flu pandemic, EPA Office of the Science Advisor, opioid bill, breast cancer deaths, vitamin D

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, Sept. 28, 2018.

July 24 news: Ebola, climate change and suicide, pancreatic cancer risk, cancer costs, nutrition

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, July 24, 2018.

July 18 news: Water contamination, rural maternal health, prostate cancer and black men, maternal health, nutrition and mental health

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, July 18, 2018.
Rollbacks to school meal nutrition threatening health

Rollbacks to school meal nutrition threatening health

Under the new presidential administration, USDA has changed its tune on school nutrition guidelines. Learn why experts in public health and nutrition are concerned in this story reported in The Nation's Health.
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.