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1,076 Physicians, Nurses, Respiratory Therapists, Public Health Professionals from all 50 states and the District of Columbia sent letter to EPA Administrator McCarthy calling for most protective ozone air quality standard to protect public health
APHA applauds Senate confirmation of Vivek Murthy as U.S. surgeon general
The 25th anniversary edition of America's Health Rankings
News release urging confirmation of Vivek Murthy as U.S. surgeon general
The American Public Health Association welcomes the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s proposal to strengthen national air quality standards for ozone pollution, which will provide Americans with much-needed protection from ozone pollution’s dangerous health impacts.
The American Public Health Association voiced its strong support today for the Food and Drug Administration’s new rule requiring that nutrition information be posted on menus and menu boards in chain restaurants and other food retailers, as required by the Affordable Care Act.
Cesarean section deliveries in the U.S. are associated with high household income, few minorities and below-average education, a study found.
Citywide access to supermarkets in new Orleans is back to pre-Katrina levels.
The Association's 142nd Annual Meeting and Exposition brought 12,500 public health professionals to New Orleans
Alcohol tax increases reduce excessive alcohol use and may lead to a small increase in jobs, a study found.
APHA adopts 16 new policy statements at the Annual Meeting addressing such issues as Ebola and emerging infectious diseases, bullying of LGBT youth, regulation of e-cigarettes.
Study finds teens with disabilities are more likely to be obese.
Young adults who frequent bars have higher smoking rates than their peers.
Laws that encourage HPV vaccine update don't lead to increased vaccination among young men or women, a study found.
People who frequently cook at home tend to have healthier diets, according to new study findings.
Distrust can prevent people from cooperating with health care workers to stop the spread of Ebola.
Renowned sourcebook features timely updates on Ebola, MES, West Nile virus and more
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