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Latest News

Message from President Barack Obama recognizing National Public Health Week

April 07, 2014

APHA supports DeLauro bill to tax sugar-sweetened beverages

July 31, 2014

The Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Tax Act, called the SWEET Act, discourages excessive consumption of "empty-calorie" beverages and raises funds for vital public health programs, research and nutrition education.

Health equity bill introduced in House

July 31, 2014

Health equity is one of APHA’s foundational values. Yesterday, it became the centerpiece of a proposed federal law.