Posts tagged "obesity"

August 3 news: E-cigarette use, flu and obesity, vegetable contamination, experimental ebola vaccine, Chipotle outbreak

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, August 3, 2018.

June 1 news: Black men’s HIV risk, youth death rate, global tobacco use, mock pandemic

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, June 1, 2018.

May 25 news: Nipah virus, pool illnesses, Ebola outbreak, car hyperthermia, obesity and cancer, malaria test

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, May 25, 2018.

March 2 news: Azar’s opioid push, obesity paradox, surgery center safety, health job growth

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, March 2, 2018.

Feb. 26 news: Child obesity rises, measles in NY, CDC lab funding, teen depression screening

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, February 26, 2018.

Feb. 9 news: Life expectancy drop, spending deal, flu preparedness, Chile food regulations

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018.

Dec. 18 news: CDC forbidden words, Venezuela hunger crisis, flu season, community health centers, obesity intervention

Check out today's public health news for Monday, Dec. 18, 2017.

Dec. 12 news: CHIP worries, NAFTA obesity, Native Americans in health care, screen time, children’s climate lawsuit

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017.

Nov. 30 news: Obesity forecast dire, flu season predictions, dengue vaccine, CHIP reauthorization

Check out today's public health news for Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017.
What can disaster preparedness data tell us about obesity? More than you think

What can disaster preparedness data tell us about obesity? More than you think

Learn how a novel use of data is helping us better understand factors affecting obesity rates and possible solutions in this guest post from ICF.
Stigma, bias against people with obesity can harm health

Stigma, bias against people with obesity can harm health

With more than one-third of Americans living with obesity, health workers and advocates are working to find new ways to address the issue. Read more as reported in this story from The Nation's Health.

September 12 news: New census health insurance data, sitting and shorter life span, San Diego hepatitis outbreak, Irma recovery

Check out today's public health news Tuesday, September 12, 2017.