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Message from President Barack Obama recognizing National Public Health Week

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AJPH research investigates health concerns of sugar-sweetened beverages

New research from the American Journal of Public Health investigates the impacts of sugar sweetened beverages as we age, and beverage decision making among teens. Learn more

Ebola updates: Eliminated in Nigeria and Senegal, US response efforts

Today, the World Health Organization announced on Twitter that Nigeria is free of Ebola, with 42 days — the disease’s incubation period is up to 21 days — having passed since its last confirmed case. On Friday, WHO declared the outbreak over in Senegal. Learn more

APHA releases new edition of renowned infectious disease manual

The 20th edition of APHA's Control of Communicable Diseases Manual is a key resource for public health professionals fighting infectious disease. Learn more

Oct. 20 news: AJPH studies soda and Facebook, Ebola, public health cuts

Check out today's public health news on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014. Learn more

Oct. 17 news: Obama addresses Ebola, aggressive policing and mental health, energy drink risks

Check out the latest in public health news for Friday, Oct. 17, 2014. Learn more

Oct. 16 news: Ebola preparedness, The Great Shakeout, schools and whole milk

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014. Learn more

The Nation’s Health: Public health, pharmacy joining forces for community health

Learn more about the growing health role for pharmacies in The Nation's Health, APHA's newspaper. Learn more

Oct. 15 news: Public health funding cuts, enterovirus test, New York AIDS epidemic

Check out the latest in public health news for Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014. Learn more

Oct. 14 news: Addressing Ebola in hospitals, families eating together, smoking-related ailments

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014. Learn more