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Review APHA news releases and statements on key public health topics, from health reform to violence prevention to public health funding and more. For more information, please call APHA Communications at 202-777-2509 or email us.

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APHA applauds FDA's first steps to address tobacco-related products

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APR 25 2014

2014 APHA press release about FDA first steps to address tobacco-related products

AJPH news release

Special issue of the American Journal of Public Health reports trends in American Indian and Alaska Native mortality

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APR 24 2014

News release for the June 2014 supplemental issue of the American Journal of Public Health on American Indian and Alaska Native mortality.

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AJPH research: School bullying and fighting, smoke-free impacts, firearm safety laws

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APR 18 2014

News release for the June 2014 issue of the American Journal of Public Health on school bullying and fighting, smoke-free impacts and firearm safety laws.

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APHA statement on resignation of Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius

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APR 11 2014

2014 APHA press release about resignation of HHS secretary Kathleen Sebelius

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Leaders in Congress introduce resolutions recognizing National Public Health Week and importance of strong public health system

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APR 04 2014

2014 APHA press release about National Public Health Week, Congress

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AJPH research: Food behaviors during a recession, physical activity for transit users, HPV vaccination trends

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MAR 13 2014

News release the American Journal of Public Health on food behaviors during a recession, physical activity for transit users, HPV vaccination trends.

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New EPA gasoline and auto standards will improve life quality and longevity for Americans, APHA says

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MAR 04 2014

2014 APHA press release about EPA gasoline standards

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Despite some key investments, president’s budget leaves room for improvement, says APHA

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MAR 04 2014

2014 APHA press release about President Barack Obama's budget

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APHA rejoices CVS Caremark decision to end tobacco sales

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FEB 05 2014

2014 APHA press release about CVS ending tobacco sales

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AJPH research: Older Americans not prepared for emergencies; body mass index and mortality; heart health for incarcerated individuals' family

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JAN 16 2014

News release for the March 2014 issue of the American Journal of Public Health on older Americans not prepared for emergencies; body mass index and mortality; and heart health for incarcerated individuals' family.

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APHA celebrates 50th anniversary of first Surgeon General report on smoking

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JAN 08 2014

50th anniversary, Surgeon General report, smoking

Books News Release

Necessary strategies to prevent bullying outlined in new book from APHA

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AUG 22 2013

American Public Health Association book news release for "A Public Health Approach to Bullying Prevention"

Books News Release

Veteran suicide focus of new book from APHA

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MAY 24 2013

American Public Health Association book news release for "Veteran Suicide: A Public Health Imperative"

Books News Release

New book illustrates quest for US health reform through more than 100 years of political cartoons

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OCT 22 2012

American Public Health Association book news release for "The Quest for Health Reform"

Books News Release

New book chronicles the historic racketeering case against ‘Big Tobacco’

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MAY 21 2012

American Public Health Association book news release for "Bad Acts: The Racketeering Case Against the Tobacco Industry"

Books News Release

New book examines post-traumatic stress disorder and its links to chronic disease

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APR 26 2012

American Public Health Association book news release for "Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Chronic Health Conditions"

Books News Release

Renowned ‘Standard Methods’ water manual updated, 22nd edition now available

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FEB 08 2012

American Public Health Association book news release for "Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater, 22nd edition"

Books News Release

New APHA book highlights the importance of school-based health care for kids

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OCT 24 2011

American Public Health Association book news release for "School-based Health Care: Advancing Educational Success and Public Health"

Books News Release

New edition of Public Health Management of Disasters Guide now available

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AUG 04 2011

American Public Health Association book news release for "Public Health Management of Disasters: The Practice guide"

Books News Release

New book first to examine Megacities as emerging global health challenge

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AUG 03 2011

American Public Health Association book news release for "Megacities and Global Health"

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Guidebook of national child care standards newly published

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JUL 27 2011

American Public Health Association book news release for "Caring for our Children: National Health and Safety Performance Standards; Guidelines for Early Care and Education Programs, Third Edition"