Despite a challenging year for APHA and other advocates, a number of measures were advanced in 2016 that will improve the health of all Americans.
Don’t miss this year’s Annual Meeting opening speaker: Planned Parenthood’s Cecile Richards via APHA Annual Meeting Blog
Richards will embrace the meeting theme: “ensuring the right to health.”
Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, May 3, 2016.
The Nation’s Health (Storify): Supreme Court case on abortion access could affect public health nationwide
On March 2, hundreds of public health advocates gathered outside the Supreme Court to support the plaintiffs in Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt.
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Maybe you want to turn on your favorite holiday television episode, movie or special. But take a closer look: You'll see that, to take a cue from "Love Actually," public health actually is all around us!
APHA engaged in a national dialogue yesterday at the White House Public Health and Climate Change Summit. Learn what health leaders have to say in the face of climate change's troubling impacts on health.
A new report outlines the health impacts of climate change, noting that they could undermine the past 50 years in health gains. Read on to learn about the immediate response needed globally to tackle climate change's effects.
Straight from APHA's Pinterest, check out some of our suggestions for making public health a special part of your wedding day!
Hear from the administrator of APHA's Twitter account, @publichealth, to explore the role Twitter plays in advancing public health.
In honor of Social Media Week we're chatting with members of APHA's social media team. Today, learn more about how APHA has advanced public health with its Facebook presence.
Part II — Q&A with St. Louis County Department of Public Health Director Faisal Khan: Ferguson, civil unrest
Public Health Newswire spoke to APHA member Faisal Khan, director of the St. Louis County Department of Public Health, about the department's response to civil unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, as the one-year anniversary nears.