Posts tagged "The Nation’s Health"
The Nation's Health: Fracking activities can put drinking water at risk due to toxicity

The Nation’s Health: Fracking activities can put drinking water at risk due to toxicity

EPA has announced that hydraulic fracturing, more commonly known as fracking, has the potential to affect drinking water sources in the U.S.
The Nation's Health: Q&A with NIDDK’s Griffin Rodgers: Testing, education critical to preventing kidney disease

The Nation’s Health: Q&A with NIDDK’s Griffin Rodgers: Testing, education critical to preventing kidney disease

Griffin Rodgers, MD, MACP, director of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, talks kidney disease risks and prevention.
The Nation's Health: Rankings find improvements in health, but concerns linger

The Nation’s Health: Rankings find improvements in health, but concerns linger

Hawaii has topped all other states in having the healthiest residents for the fifth year in a row, according to rankings from the United Health Foundation.
The Nation's Health: E-cigarette use among young people threatens public health

The Nation’s Health: E-cigarette use among young people threatens public health

A new surgeon general’s report recommends actions to protect youth and young adults from risks of electronic cigarettes.
New administration raises worries about public health: ACA, climate change, gains under threat

New administration raises worries about public health: ACA, climate change, gains under threat

Core public health activities and priorities likely face a challenging future, according to a story in the February/March 2017 issue of The Nation's Health.
The Nation's Health: Updated recommendations aimed at keeping infants safe from SIDS

The Nation’s Health: Updated recommendations aimed at keeping infants safe from SIDS

Sleep-related deaths kill thousands of babies annually without a clear cause, but there are new ways to reduce infants’ risk by providing a safe sleep environment.
The Nation's Health: New criteria for accreditation to chart updated course for public health education

The Nation’s Health: New criteria for accreditation to chart updated course for public health education

The Council on Education for Public Health's revised accreditation criteria aims to graduate public health students ready to practice from day one.
Public health taking action as climate change heats up

Public health taking action as climate change heats up

APHA announces 2017 as the Year of Climate Change and Health. Learn more in this story from the January 2017 issue of The Nation's Health.
The Nation's Health: APHA Annual Meeting engages participants on ensuring health for all

The Nation’s Health: APHA Annual Meeting engages participants on ensuring health for all

Nearly 12,000 health professionals attended APHA 2016 to share their best work, practices and goals.
The Nation's Health: Top 10 stories of 2016

The Nation’s Health: Top 10 stories of 2016

Find out which stories from The Nation's Health made the top 10 list for 2016.
The Nation's Health: Earnings influential as lifelong social determinant of health

The Nation’s Health: Earnings influential as lifelong social determinant of health

Of all social determinants of health, research shows there is one that is perhaps the most influential: income.
The Nation's Health: As antibiotic resistance rises, so do research, development

The Nation’s Health: As antibiotic resistance rises, so do research, development

To scientists and health professionals, colistin is considered a last-resort antibiotic to treat the most aggressive infections.