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These stories are courtesy of APHA’s Public Health Newswire

National Public Health Week 2016: Join us!

Fact: We can create the healthiest nation in eight steps. Let our new National Public Health Week 2016 website show you how. Learn more

(The Nation’s Health): Supreme Court to rule on law that blocks abortion access

The Supreme Court will consider whether a Texas law harms women’s health and puts an undue burden on those seeking abortion care. Learn more

Feb. 5 news: APHA’s Benjamin on Zika, whooping cough, ADHD and obesity

Check out today's public health news on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. Learn more

Feb. 4 news: Aid for Flint residents, Planned Parenthood cuts, type 2 diabetes risk

Check out today's public health news on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. Learn more

APHA Get Ready podcast: ‘Zika preparedness’ with APIC’s Jill Holdsworth

You can protect yourself against Zika. Here's how, APIC's Jill Holdsworth tells APHA in its Get Ready podcast. Learn more

White House proposes $1.1 billion to stop prescription drug overdose and heroin use

Yesterday, President Barack Obama proposed $1.1 billion in new mandatory funding to combat prescription opioid abuse. Learn more

Feb. 3 headlines: APHA pages on communicable disease and Zika, APHA member on gun violence, CDC on c

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. Learn more

Feb. 3 headlines: APHA pages on communicable disease and Zika, APHA member on gun violence, CDC on c

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. Learn more

Feb. 3 headlines: APHA pages on communicable disease and Zika, APHA member on gun violence, CDC on c

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. Learn more

(The Nation’s Health): Zika declared public health emergency

Public health workers in the Americas and beyond are on alert, following evidence that Zika — a mosquito-borne virus that is spreading explosively across the region — may be linked to serious birth defects. Learn more