Posts tagged "vaccines"
APHA’s Benjamin on Voice of America: ‘Follow science, get vaccinated’

APHA’s Benjamin on Voice of America: ‘Follow science, get vaccinated’

With measles cases on the rise, vaccination is a trending topic right now — literally. Yesterday, Voice of America elevated the issue on its show, “HashtagVOA,” with APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin leading the public health discussion.
Flu season intensifies across the US

Flu season intensifies across the US

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports U.S. flu activity is on the rise. Does your state have high or widespread flu activity? Get the latest updates here.

Dec. 18 news: Shingles vaccine, longer lives, PPE makeover

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014.
It’s not too late: Dec. 7-13 is National Influenza Vaccination Week

It’s not too late: Dec. 7-13 is National Influenza Vaccination Week

Dec. 7-13 is National Influenza Vaccination Week, an observance organized by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to highlight the importance of annual flu immunizations.
The Nation's Health: Public health, pharmacy joining forces for community health

The Nation’s Health: Public health, pharmacy joining forces for community health

Learn more about the growing health role for pharmacies in The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper.

Sept. 16 news: Troops to battle Ebola, pain medication overdoses, parents and whooping cough

Check out the latest in public health for Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014.

Sept. 11 news: Suicide among men, Alzheimer links, safer hospitals

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, September 11, 2014.

Sept. 4 news: Health care spending, suicide rates, kindergarten vaccinations

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, September, 4, 2014.

Aug. 5 news: Ebola preparations, HPV vaccines, Toledo’s water

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, August 5, 2014.

May 21 news: High cholesterol and infertility, Newark drinking water, CIA and vaccine programs

Check out the latest in public health news for Wednesday, May 21, 2014.

April 8 news: PTSD treatment, anti-vaccine dangers, NPHW disaster preparedness

It's National Public Health Week! Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, April 8, 2014.

Feb. 12 news: Mammogram study, hepatitis B testing , HPV vaccine and genital warts

Check out the latest public health news for Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014.