News Releases

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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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Registration for the APHAs 142nd Annual Meeting and Exposition Now Open

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JUN 03 2014

APHA news releases from 2014

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Learn about mental health and wellness

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MAY 30 2014

A 2014 APHA press release.

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AJPH research: Youth weight and choosing friends, lowering fast food consumption, school tap water quality

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MAY 16 2014

News release for the July 2014 issue of the American Journal of Public Health on youth weight and choosing friends, lowering fast food consumption and school tap water quality.

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National Center for Healthy Housing and APHA release National Healthy Housing Standard

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MAY 16 2014

2014 APHA press release about the National Healthy Housing Standard

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APHA and March of Dimes partner to help expectant moms families prepare for disasters

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MAY 06 2014

2014 APHA press release about March of Dimes, moms, emergency preparedness

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National Climate Assessment finds need for action to protect health

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MAY 06 2014

2014 APHA press release about National Climate Assessment

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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

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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