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Presidential Proclamation NPHW 2016

April 04, 2016

President Obama has issued a proclamation recognizing the value of public health and its importance in ensuring happy and healthy lives for generations to come.

July 26 news: Testing pregnant women for Zika, Red Cross requests blood donations, depression treatm

July 26, 2016

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, July 26, 2016.

CDC Director Tom Frieden speaks on Zika

July 25, 2016

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Tom Frieden and his agency are faced with what he calls an “unprecedented” and “urgent” health threat: the Zika virus. Zika is the first mosquito-transmissible virus that has been shown to cause birth defects, and the first mosquito-borne sexually transmitted disease or infection.

Public Health Nerd: national Public Health Week 2016.