When Megan Weil Latshaw describes herself as an environmental health practitioner, people assume she is in the forest tracking endangered species.
It can start with forgetting things such as names and addresses or with trouble concentrating. It can affect decision-making and rob independence.
The surgeon general has called for communities and individuals to step up their game. Here's why and how where you live can help you put your best foot forward.
No crystal ball exists to show how people will react to medications or if they are at higher risk for certain cancers. Precision medicine may help researchers get close.
When Charlotte Porter, MPH, took over as deputy director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Individual and Community Preparedness Division early this year, she already had preparedness in her sights for years.
The Nation’s Health: Q&A with HHS’ J. Nadine Gracia on leveling health playing field for US minorities
HHS Office of Minority Health Director J. Nadine Gracia spoke with The Nation’s Health on inequity, disparities for people of color
Check out public health lessons learned from the past MERS outbreak in August's edition of The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.
Summer is a great time to relax and cool off in the pool. Here are some tips to enjoy the water while staying safe.
Check out National Public Health Week's community event in July's edition of The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.
Check out National Public Health Week highlights in July's edition of The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.
As summer approaches, learn what steps you can take to stay safe in the sun in our Storify recap, courtesy of The Nation's Health.
Check out the link between climate change and health effects in July's edition of The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.