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These stories are courtesy of APHA’s Public Health Newswire

Message from President Barack Obama recognizing National Public Health Week

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Aug. 29 news: Ebola updates, most US babies get vaccinated, RWJF awards

Check out today's public health news on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. Learn more

APHA’s Benjamin again named one of health care’s most influential leaders

APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD, is considered an impactful change agent in health care — right up there with the president and private sector CEOs. Learn more

Aug. 28 news: Ebola vaccine trials, seniors and fall prevention, West Nile virus

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, August 28, 2014. Learn more

ABC’s Besser: 4 tips for pitching your health news to the media

Before heading off to Liberia this week to cover the Ebola outbreak, ABC News Chief Health and Medical Editor Richard Besser stopped in Atlanta to pass along tips for communicating health news from the other side of the camera. Learn more

American Journal of Public Health still leader in public health research

New measurements have been announced by the Journal Citation Reports that continue to identify AJPH as a highly cited public health resource. Read more about what the journal has to offer. Learn more

Aug. 27 news: Community Health Advisor, Ebola treatment, Nintendo Wii

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. Learn more

ABC’s Besser lauds work of health communicators

Influenza claims the lives of thousands annually, but two flu-related deaths sparked particular concern among health officials in spring 2009. Learn more

‘One Key Question’ to revolutionize reproductive, public health

A public health movement in Oregon — where doctors query every woman of reproductive age — could make women and families healthier across the nation. It's called "One Key Question." Learn more

Aug. 26 news: WHO and e-cigarettes, late school start for teens, climate change and health care savi

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, August 26, 2014. Learn more