Posts tagged "pandemic"

Oct. 30 news: Pandemic flu, gun hospitalizations, cold weather and heart attacks, vaccine billboards, rural hospitals

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018.

June 26 news: Health benefits and immigration, polio, ticks and allergies, pandemic preparedness, families and public policy

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, June 26, 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.
'Contagion' brings public health to the silver screen

‘Contagion’ brings public health to the silver screen

It isn't often that public health has a starring role in a big Hollywood movie. But that's just the case in "Contagion," a new film that explores the spread and societal impact of a worldwide disease pandemic.