Posts tagged "nutrition"

Jan. 30 news: Raising the smoking age, “precision medicine,” Super Bowl calories

Check out the latest in public health news for Friday, January 30, 2015.

AJPH study: Use and awareness of calorie information triples after menu-labeling regulation

New research from the American Journal of Public Health takes a look at the potential effects of labeling menus with calorie information based on regulations enacted in King County, Washington.

Jan. 20 news: TV alcohol ads, kids eating pizza, worker safety

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015

Jan. 15 news: Obama and sick leave, lack of exercise, Ebola in West Africa

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Jan. 15, 2014.

Dec. 3 news: Kansas, Missouri smoking rates, gay men and blood donations, healthy school lunch

Check out the latest in public health news for Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014.

Nov. 18 news – Anti-smoking in MA, motorcycle helmets, cooking at home

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014.

Study: Cooking at home may make for a healthier diet

Could cooking at home lead to a healthier diet? Researchers at APHA's Annual Meeting investigate.

ICYMI: AJPH public health research roundup

In case you missed it, check out the American Journal of Public Health's latest research as studies investigate sugary drinks, 'stop and frisk' policing and social media's food promotion.

Oct. 16 news: Ebola preparedness, The Great Shakeout, schools and whole milk

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014.

Sept. 2 news: Food prices and Ebola, U.S. eating habits, state emergency standards for kids

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, September 2, 2014.
APHA supports DeLauro bill to tax sugar-sweetened beverages

APHA supports DeLauro bill to tax sugar-sweetened beverages

The Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Tax Act, called the SWEET Act, discourages excessive consumption of "empty-calorie" beverages and raises funds for vital public health programs, research and nutrition education.
Q&A with Rob Bisceglie on Every Kid Healthy Week

Q&A with Rob Bisceglie on Every Kid Healthy Week

Every Kid Healthy Week is held the last full week of every April, designed to celebrate schools’ wellness achievements.