Check out five health threats more dangerous to Americans than Ebola in this Storify recap from The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.
Public health budgets are being slashed across the country. But advocates can take steps to protect public health.
A young man walks up to a convenience store counter and asks for a pack of cigarettes. He throws some money on the counter, but the cashier says, “That’s not enough.”
A new National Healthy Housing Standard could help millions of U.S. residents and homeowners make living spaces safer and healthier.
When a man traveling to Indiana by two planes and a bus from Saudi Arabia became the first U.S. case of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus on May 2, the nation’s public health community was hardly blindsided.
This Storify roundup on fighting painkiller overdoses is brought to you by The Nation’s Health, APHA’s newspaper.
This Storify roundup on norovirus prevention is brought to you by The Nation’s Health, APHA’s newspaper.
This Storify roundup on pedestrian safety is brought to you by The Nation’s Health, APHA’s newspaper.
While HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment remains a prominent issue in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community, staff at health centers such as Howard Brown Health Center in Chicago know it is not the only public health issue of concern. Read more in this report from The Nation's Health.
From health reform to new technology, the nation’s health system is undergoing tremendous change. During this year’s celebration of National Public Health Week, public health advocates nationwide led the way to show Americans how to navigate that new system.
Public health workers and primary care physicians may work toward the same goal — healthier people — but bringing the two fields together is not a simple task. Just ask Catherine McLaughlin.
Even though millions of Americans are joining the ranks of the insured and gaining access to affordable health care, access to oral health care is still expected to lag, according to a new report in the April 2014 issue of The Nation's Health.